• Building a time machine to ancient Corinth

    Classics Professor John Gruber-Miller is building a time machine. Read More

  • Gruber-Miller elected VP of Classical League

    Cornell College classical studies professor John Gruber Miller has been elected to a two-year term as vice president of the American Classical League. Read More

  • Venticinque published in journal Historia

    Phil Venticinque, associate professor of classics at Cornell College, has an article in the latest issue of the journal Historia, a highly selective, well respected, and leading journal in the field of classics and ancient history. Read More

  • Knox pursuing passion at dream school

    Jennifer Knox '14 will fulfill her childhood dream of attending Oxford University, where she’ll study international relations. Read More

  • A Brief History of Reading the Roman Poet Catullus

    Students presented a poster display, on April 7, describing how different communities of readers through history responded to Catullus' vivid poetry. Presented by LAT 312 The Age of Cicero. Read More

  • Gruber-Miller honored for his teaching

    John Gruber-Miller, professor of classical studies at Cornell College, won the 2012 Excellence in the Teaching of Classics at the College Level award from the American Philological Association. He was the year's only winner. Read More

  • Classics professor earns prestigious fellowships

    Philip Venticinque, who teaches in the classical and modern languages and classical studies departments, will be on leave next year to serve several prestigious fellowships, including with the American Council of Learned Societies and Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies. Read More

  • Student compares historic sites in Greece and the Bahamas

    After visiting the ancient Greek palace complex of Knossos and the slave plantation ruins of Prospect Hill in the Bahamas for two month-long Cornell courses, American History major Cate LiaBraaten '12 wrote a research paper comparing the two historic sites. Read More

  • John Gruber-Miller honored for service

    In March, classical studies Professor John Gruber-Miller was honored with an Ovatio (Ovation) from the Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS) for distinguished service and leadership.  The Ovatio, delivered in Latin at the annual banquet by the CAMWS orator, cited Gruber-Miller’s accomplishments in promoting the study of Latin, building a thriving Classics […] Read More

  • Latin 205 performing classic Roman comedy

    The Latin205 class announces the upcoming ‘pirated’ production of “Menaechmi” by Plautus. Directed by students, SJ Witt and Kim Griseto, and produced by John Gruber-Miller, “Menaechmi” is part of an annual production of Greek and Latin Theatre directed and put on by students in the intermediate level Latin class. “Menaechmi” is a classic Roman comedy written by Plautus […] Read More