Madeline Smith ('14), a joint concentrator in Classics and Music, makes her Broadway début this month conducting the production of Waitress. Madeline is likely the youngest female conductor in Broadway history. The musical is scored by the popular singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles.
"Secure in his humanities concentration, junior [and Classics Concentrator] Matthew DeShaw ('18) gains balance and confidence from internships that mixed business with pleasure." Read his reflection at the Harvard Gazette.
Luke Kelly, Classics Concentrator in the Class of 2019, has won the National Collegiate Book-Collecting Contest, under the joint auspices of the National Antiquarian Booksellers Association and the Library of Congress. His exhibit is called 'A Collection of Eugene Walter, King of the Monkeys.' He had already won an equivalent award at Harvard for the same project in the spring, the Visiting Committee Prize for Undergraduate Book Collecting.Read more about Classics concentrator wins national award
The Department of the Classics offers a variety of courses in the languages and literatures of ancient Greece and Rome. Explore Harvard’s peerless libraries and scholarly resources as you deepen your knowledge of classical antiquity. Cambridge and the vibrant Boston area, with its museums, cultural events and attractive recreational areas, also have much to offer for students’ leisure time. Read more about Summer Classics at Harvard University