Welcome to the Classics Program
Southwestern offers Majors in Classics, Latin, and Greek (and a Latin minor and Greek minor).
The Classics Program’s broad range of experiences prepares you for a variety of careers. While some of our students go on to further study in Classics, professional schools and business schools recognize that Classics is a rigorous major, which provides a serious intellectual foundation for work in any field. You can read various testimonials by clicking here.
How does Classics inform the liberal arts? Click here.
A massive 4th cent. tomb at Amphipolis, northern Greece, raises questions
Hal Haskell, Professor of Classics, presented a paper at a conference on Cyprus focussing on interdisciplinary approaches to the study of ancient ceramics
Experts have long pondered the cause of the crisis that led to the Late Bronze Age collapse of civilization, and now believe that by studying grains of fossilized pollen they have uncovered the cause.
Advanced Latin student Morgan Gribble ends up in Rome with the SU Chorale the week a new pope is chosen