Last summer, Smith’s Classics and Geosciences departments collaborated to lead a Global Engagement Seminar. Led by Scott Bradbury and John Brady, the seminar, titled “From Labyrinth to Parthenon: Greek Myth & History in their Geological Context” began in the spring at Smith and then continued in Greece over the summer. After three weeks in the Greek [...]
Classics majors at Smith College are in the unusual position of being required to study two unrelated foreign languages (Latin and Ancient Greek). Because of this, the Department of Classical Languages and Literatures encourages students to explore English-language study abroad options, with some programs offering an opportunity take Modern Greek or Italian language classes in [...]
Students studying Ancient Greece and Rome in the Department of Classical Languages and Literatures are eligible for a number of prizes and can apply for funding for study abroad.
The John Everett Brady Prize is open to all classes and is awarded for excellence in the translation of Latin at sight; a second prize is [...]