Events

The Department sponsors a variety of regularly recurring activities and events:

 

SPRING 2017 Semester

February 15, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:15 pm) Job talk, Dr. Marilyn Evans, Classics Dept., Swarthmore College, Urban Burial in Archaic and Republican Gabii
February 21, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:15 pm) Job talk, Dr. McKenzie Lewis, “Local Networks and Roman Imperialism: Northern Etruria in the 1st Century BC”
March 1, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:15 pm) Job talk, Dr. Ferdinando De Simone, “The Dark Side of Vesuvius: Landscape and Economy beyond Vesuvius”
March 7, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:15 pm) Job Talk, Dr. Alessandro Sebastiani, “Settlement in Transition: The Archaeology of Connectivity of the Ager Rusellanus”
March 29, 2017 (Goetz Library, 5:00 pm) AIA Lecture, Prof. Lothar von Falkenhausen, University of California – Los Angeles, “Trying to Do the Right Thing to Protect the World’s Cultural Heritage: One Committee Member’s Tale”
March 31, 2017 (Goetz Library, 2:00 pm) PhD Colloquium, Massimo Betello, “Management and exploitation of pedestrian traffic in ancient Rome: the case of Pompeii”
March 31, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:00 pm) Classics Graduate Student Speaker Series, Professor John Ma, Columbia University, “The Achaimenid Origins of Hellenistic Literature”
April 14, 2017 (Goetz Library) Classics Graduate Student Speaker Series, Professor Francesco de Angelis of Columbia
April 28, 2017 (Goetz Library, 4:00 pm) Thesis Defense, Jennifer Krantz, “Dialects and Identity: The Ancient Greek view of Greek Dialects”

 

FALL 2016 Semester

September 16, 2016 (Goetz Library, 4:00 pm) Classics Graduate Student Speaker Series, Prof. Stephen Dyson, University at Buffalo, “Writing the History of the Roman Republican Empire: An Ancient Historian’s Final Folly.”
September 28, 2016 (Goetz Library, 5:00 pm) AIA/NYSAA/IEMA Lecture, Prof. Gregory S. Aldrete, University of Wisconsin, “The Eternal City Goes Under:  Floods of the Tiber in Ancient Rome”
September 30, 2016 (Goetz Library, 5:00 pm-7:00 pm) Classics Graduate Student Conference Reception
October 1, 2016
(112 O’Brian, 8:00 am-5:00 pm) Classics Graduate Student Conference, “Rising Up: Resurgence and Revivals in the Ancient World.”
November 3, 2016 (The Union League Club, 38 East 37th St., New York, NY  10016, 9:00 am) UB Classics Conference on Greek Prophets and Prophecy:  The Peradotto Sessions, Jack Peradotto, Dana Fields, Carolyn Higbie & David Teegarden, University at Buffalo
November 11, 2016 (Goetz Library, 4:00 pm) Classics Graduate Student Speaker Series, Prof. Kalliopi Nikolopoulou, Comparative Literature, University at Buffalo, Talk on:  Nietzche’s portraiture of the tragic and lyric poets.