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Congratulations to Dr. Emilia Barbiero on her appointment at Dartmouth!

Congratulations to Dr. Emilia Barbiero who will begin her two-year appointment as a Lecturer of Classics at Dartmouth College this summer! Dr. Barbiero received her Ph.D. in Classics from the University of Toronto in 2014. She and her dog Chloe are heading to New Hampshire from New York where she is finishing her appointment as a Visiting Assistant … Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Sarah McCallum on her permanent appointment at Arizona!

Congratulations to Dr. Sarah McCallum, who will begin her permanent appointment as a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Classics (Latin Literature and Language) in the University of Arizona Department of Religious Studies and Classics this summer! Dr. McCallum received her Ph.D. in Classics from the University of Toronto. She is experienced in teaching Latin and Greek … Read More

Graduate Students: Call For Papers

The Fidelity of Fides: Authenticity in the Classical World

AIA Toronto Society Lecture: Professor Scott Gallimore (Wilfrid Laurier University)

AIA Toronto Lecture: Scott Gallimore (Wilfrid Laurier University)

In Memoriam: Daniel J. Thornton (1971-2017)

Dear Colleagues and Friends – Daniel J. Thornton, who died unexpectedly on Sunday, February 12, 2017 was a highly respected teacher who taught generations of CLA students at UTM and UTSG. Hailing from the United States, Daniel received his BA magna cum laude in Classical and Medieval Studies and History from Cleveland State University. A broadly … Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Nathan Gilbert on his permanent appointment at Durham!

Congratulations to Dr. Nathan Gilbert, who will begin his permanent appointment as Lecturer in Latin Literature at Durham University this coming fall! Dr. Gilbert earned his doctorate from our department in June 2015 with his dissertation, “Among Friends: Cicero and the Epicureans.” Following a 1-year stint as an Instructor here at UofT, Dr. Gilbert took up his present position … Read More

Memorial Celebration: Elaine Fantham (1933-2016)

The Department of Classics at the University of Toronto invites members of the Canadian classical community to a memorial celebration of the life and scholarship of Elaine Fantham, Giger Professor Emerita of Princeton University and former Fellow and Senior Fellow of Trinity College, University of Toronto. Friday November 25, 2016 4:30pm Department of Classics, University … Read More

Alumni Publications: Cillian O’Hogan

Congratulations to Cillian O’Hogan (PhD 2011) for his new monograph, Prudentius and the Landscapes of Late Antiquity, which is out this month with OUP. Cillian is presently employed as an Assistant Professor in the department of Classical, Near Eastern, and Religious Studies at UBC.

Upcoming Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) Events

      Classics students, you are invited to participate in the Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) program. Attend various b2B events such as career skills workshops, speed networking events, dinners with alumni, industry networking receptions, and the U of T Next Steps Conference. View and register for the upcoming b2B events at: Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) … Read More

Alumni News: Sarah L. McCallum

Since graduating, Sarah L. McCallum (PhD 2012) has taught at Brock University in St. Catharines and then spent three years at Harvard University as a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow and Instructor. Currently, she is Visiting Assistant Professor at Dartmouth College. She is working on a book project called Taking Love Seriously: Elegiac Love and Death in … Read More