Wednesday, September 22, 2021

The Spectacular Dead: A Lecture at Union College

The Union College Department of Classics has announced their 2021 Christina Elliott Sorum Memorial Lecture. Mario Erasmo, Professor of Classics at the University of Georgia will present the lecture titled "The Spectacular Dead: Staging and Viewing Ancient Roman Corpses." The public is welcome and invited to attend on Thursday, September 30, at 5:30 PM in the Olin building room 115 on Union College's Schenectady campus. 

Please note that due to Union College rules, all guests must be vaccinated and wearing a mask to attend this lecture. 

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Save the Date: CAES 2021 Annual Institute

The 2021 CAES Annual Institute will be virtual and held on Friday, October 15. Registration will be open soon. Members should have received a mailing regarding membership. Please return all necessary membership forms soon. 

American School of Classical Studies at Athens Positions, Programs, and Fellowships

Information about various 2022-2023 ASCSA available positions, programs, and fellowships can be found below. For more information about each program or fellowships, please visit

Thursday, July 29, 2021

CAES 2021 Annual Institute: Seeking Proposals

The 58th annual CAES Institute will be held virtually on Friday, October 15, 2021. The program committee is welcoming proposals for workshops and presentations centered on practical ideas for teaching Latin in today's classroom as well as topics that provide ongoing professional learning in the subject area. Please submit your information no later than August 31, 2021. The committee will review proposals and notify presenters in early September.
Please submit your proposal via this Google Form.

Thursday, July 1, 2021

CAES 2020 Institute Video

Are you looking for inspiration for the fall? Why not watch or rewatch the presentations from our 2020 institute. The following times are approximate.

0.0 - Charlie Giglio's welcome

05.00 - Kristin Master's LGBT Meets SPQR

1:00:10 - William Breitweiser and Jennifer Armstrong's Social Justice through Antigone

1:45:00    - CAES Business Meeting

2:06:25   - Brian Serwicki's Latin Goes to the Movies

2:56:43 - Dr. Hans-Friedrich Mueller's Controlling the Narrative and Passing the Blame in Book 5 of Caesar's Commentarii de Bello Gallico

3:41:47 - Dr. Christopher Buczek's Low-prep Comprehensible Input Activities

We would once again like to thank all the presenters for their time and hard work.