Posts on Classical & Medieval Studies


October 21, 2017 8:30 am

Maine Classical Association Fall Conference

Maine Classical Association Fall Conference “Fides” was held at Bates College, on…


October 13, 2017 12:00 pm

The Unintended Legacy of the Middle Ages

On October 13, 2017 at noon in Commons 221, Colleen C. Ho…


October 12, 2017 4:30 pm

The Greatest Hits of Mongol History

Colleen C. Ho, from the Department of History at the University of…


September 15, 2017 2:24 pm

Lecture Series

“Our Connected Past:  Mobility, Borderlands and Global Connections in the Pre-Modern World”…


May 22, 2017 4:45 pm

A Way with Words

On May 22, 2017, author and journalist, Dr. Caroline Alexander, gave a…


April 6, 2016 1:54 pm

Conference: Engendering Time in the Ancient Mediterranean, April 29-May 1, 2016

As Penelope weaves and unweaves a garment she intends as a shroud…


September 14, 2015 10:33 am

Careers in Archaeology

September 24, 2015 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in Commons 226. Many…


August 27, 2014 8:41 am

Donation of Books from Elizabeth C. Haskell of Bath, ME

The program in Classical and Medieval Studies at Bates College would like…


April 25, 2014 1:45 pm

Women’s Ritual Competence int he Ancient Mediterranean

From April 25 – 27, 2014, Bates College hosted the conference “Women’s…


November 7, 2013 7:30 pm

George Washington’s Breakfast

On November 7th, Sandra L. Oliver, food historian and author shared the…