The Senior Program

During their senior year, all classics concentrators work closely with a faculty member on one-semester independent research projects of their choosing.

Some recent senior projects in classics include:

  • Egypt and Beyond: The Evolution of the Religion of Isis
  • The Best of the Achaeans and the Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived: A Study in Heroism
  • Daphne and Camilla: Antiquity's Runaway Brides
  • Writing a Narrative Set in the Ancient World
  • Ancient Egyptian Queens
  • The Ancient and Modern Olympics
  • Religion and Warfare in Ancient Greece 
  • Urban Legends and Classical Mythology
  • Translation Difficulties in the Greek Gospel of John