Thesis and Prize Event Spring 2022


Three majors in the Department of Classics shared some of the findings of the senior honors projects they have worked on this year:

  • Georgina Davis -- No Longer Lost in Translation: Lexicon-Based Sentiment Analysis for Ancient Translation Variation
  • Margaret Ferris -- The Promotion of Heirs on Coins of Tiberius
  • Ben Zide -- Violence and Roman Slavery in Books VII, VIII, and IX of Apuleius' Metamorphoses

The department presented the Atherton 1883 Greek Prize, the Class of 1846 Prize in Latin, and the Justin Firestone '92 Memorial Prize to deserving members of the classes of 2022, 2023, 2024, and 2025.