Summer and Fall Student Jobs

Every year the faculty members in Haverford’s Department of Classics work with students during the summer and the academic year. Student Research Assistants help faculty with their scholarly projects, course development, and other departmental initiatives. Students can also apply to […]

Black History Month at SPEAC

SPEAC (Students Promoting Equity in Archaeology and Classics) is back with their annual¬†Black History Month¬†blog post series! Last year the series focused each week on specific Black scholars, but this year they’re broadening their focus a bit. A new post […]

The Retirement of Prof. Deborah Roberts

Comments deliverred by Prof. Matt Farmer to the assembled Haverford faculty on May 26th, 2021 Deborah H. Roberts is retiring this year from her position as the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature. Deborah began her […]

Creating Classics: Spring 21 Exhibition

In the middle of a global pandemic, the students in Creating Classics gathered every Tuesday evening (7-10pm EST!) to discuss Greek tragedies and the films of Pier Paolo Pasolini. We watched movies, read and reenacted dramas, looked at ancient and modern paintings, […]

Haverford Classics Strike Statement

November 3rd, 2020 As members of the Department of Classics we write to express our outrage at the killing of Walter Wallace Jr., our condemnation of institutionalized violence against Black communities and individuals, and our continuing commitment to anti-racist action. […]