News & Events


  • Spring 2024 Honors and Awards Announcements - Congratulations to Melissa Burger as our spring Classics/Honors graduate! Additional congratulations to Kyla Gill (Greek), and a Latin student who wishes to remain anonymous as recipients of the Mielke World Languages Scholarship. More accolades to Classics Major Simeon Britz who was invited to become a member of Phi Beta Kappa,... Read More
  • Spring 2023 Classics Announcements - Spring Congratulations! The Classics Program congratulates our graduating students: Spring Graduating Majors: Emily Braun, Audrey DeGuzman, Zoe Eiseman, Angelena Foster, Krystine Rabe, and LauraJean Spear, as well as summer graduating majors Nicole Miller and Gursahej Singh. Graduating Minors: Rachel Comande,... Read More
  • October was a busy month for the Classics Program! - It was great to see everyone who was able to come to the Classics Program Open House on October 5! And on October 20, students who studied abroad this past summer gave presentations about their experiences at the Adventures in... Read More
  • Mulroy Scholarship Applications - The Classics Program is now accepting applications for the David Mulroy Scholarship for the Study of Classics Abroad for summer 2023. Applications are due November 7th. Details are available here.  
  • Bruce Precourt’s Obituary - The Classics Program at UWM is sad to announce the passing of Bruce Precourt, a longtime Senior Lecturer in our program. His obituary can be found here.
  • Celebrating Classics Students - WE ARE SO PROUD OF OUR CLASSICS STUDENTS! Two Classics majors, Jessica Plotkin (senior) and Rachel Reichard (freshman) presented a paper at the 3rd Annual Beastly Conference hosted by HARPY (The Honors Association for Research and Presentation) at UWM on... Read More


  • Language Table for the Greek-Curious - These informal gatherings are intended to give anyone who is interested the opportunity to take a look at some of the Greek texts that they are familiar with in translation. No knowledge of Greek is necessary, and lurkers are welcome.... Read More
  • UWM Classics Program End of Semester Pizza Party! - Wednesday, May 10, 2023 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm CRT 839 Come celebrate the end of the semester and our 2022-2023 graduates!
  • Classics Program Fall Welcome - Wednesday, September 13, 2023 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Curtin 839 Everyone is welcome! Pizza and refreshments will be served!
  • Lecture Event with Professor Bell - “Race,” Racism, and Representation in Ancient Italy: Aethiopians in the Visual Arts of the Roman Empire Lecture by Sinclair Bell, Professor of Art History, University of Northern Illinois Thursday, October 19, 2023 4:30 PM LUBAR N140 Co-Sponsored by UWM Classics... Read More