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Classical Association of the Atlantic States Annual Meeting


Program Events

2016 - 2017 Event Series

All events are scheduled on Fridays except where noted.

August 23, 2016, 4 PM, Room 3114
Welcome party
Meet the new students and celebrate the beginning of a new semester.
*Tuesday event*

September 16, 2016, 5 PM, Room 9204
"Graduate Alternative Careers Forum: Panel on High School Teaching."
The Chair will be James Mulkin, Jr. (CUNY PhD 1999), Dean of Academic Life, the Brearley School.
The panelists will include CUNY PhD candidates Andrew Haggerty (Townsend Harris High School),
Robert Bongiovanni (suburban public high school), and Ted Mason (St. Ann's School). All are invited.
*Reception to follow in the Classics student lounge room 3114*

September 30, 2016, 6 PM
Private Party for GC students and faculty

October 13, 2016, 5 PM, Room 3114
Student roundtable
Professor Liv Yarrow will lead a discussion of books and book-buying in the age of e-books
*Thursday event*

October 28, 2016, 5 PM, Room 3309
Prof. Emily Allen-Hornblower, Rutgers University,
"Virtual Violence in Sophocles' Trachiniae"
*Reception to follow in the Classics student lounge room 3114*

November 11, 2016, 5 PM, Room C197 (concourse level)
Recruitment Event
Introducing the PhD Program in Classics: Current Student Research with
presentations by Tristan Husby, Nathan Oglesby, and Melissa Marturano

December 16, 2016, 5 PM, Room 9204
Papers by Classics students Alessanda Migliari, Toby Moody, Chaya Cassano, Cristina Perez Diaz, Noah Mason-Davies, Victoria Jansson
*Reception to follow in the Classics student lounge room 3114*

December 19, 2016, Room 3114
Student Meeting and Holiday Party
*Monday event*

February 17, 2016, Room TBA
Prof. Pauline LeVen, Yale University,
"Myths of Musical Metamorphosis"

March 31, 2016, 10 AM-6 PM, Skylight Room (9th Floor)
10th Annual Graduate Student Conference