Author Archives: Matthew Binder

The Classics Family at Wabash: An Interview with John Henry, ’10

As I continue my series on the Classicists from the Class of 2010 which I began last semester, I reflect on the fact that Classicists, despite the strange looks we sometimes get when we tell people what we study, really … Continue reading

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The Classics Abroad!

The first Classics event of the semester occurred this past Friday with a lunch talk given by two senior Classics majors and sponsored by Eta Sigma Phi, the Classics honors fraternity at Wabash.  Colson Crowell and Eddie Pingel both related … Continue reading

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A New Spin on an Old Tale: Vergil in China

Before the summer began, I had the good fortune to listen to a talk about a familiar topic in a seemingly unusual setting.  Dr. Jinyu Liu, chair and associate professor of Classics at DePauw University, spoke about the reception of … Continue reading

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Classics Alumnus Wins Microsoft Competition

Michael Carper, ’13, a Classics major, recently won the grand prize in Microsoft’s Power BI demo contest.  To see what Classics majors can do, follow the link. http://www.apparatus.net/company/news/

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Stroud Wins Fulbright

The Classics Department is proud of Patrick Stroud, ’14, who just recently was awarded the college’s third Fulbright fellowship this year.  Stroud is Classics minor.  Follow the link for the full story. http://www.wabash.edu/news/displaystory.cfm?news_ID=10271

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Magic and the Classics Tomorrow

It’s less than twenty-four hours until the big Suovetaurilia tomorrow.  I hope everyone is getting their togas, and appetites, ready.  In the midst of all the excitement, I have one last blog to write about the schedule of events for … Continue reading

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