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Epsilon Sigma, Augustana College

Epsilon Sigma, Augustana College

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This year (2014-15) our chapter fostered Classics education for the students of Augustana College. During our Homecoming Cardboard Regatta our group made it into the finals for the mixed group bracket and fought valiantly but unfortunately lost to a superior boat. This showed the drive and determination that the Classics…

Vanessa Pierre, Megale Prytanis

Vanessa Pierre, Megale Prytanis

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Salvete et καὶ χαίρετε! I am a rising senior studying Classical Languages at the University of Iowa. I was born in Gonaives, Haiti and moved to Florida with my family when I was 11 years old. I started to learn Latin in high school. In addition to teaching Latin, my…

Alexandra Howell, Megale Chrysophylax

Alexandra Howell, Megale Chrysophylax

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Salvete omnes! My name is Alexandra Howell, and I am the 2015-2016 Megale Chrysophylax. I was born and raised in New Orleans where I fell in love with the classics over eight years ago in my first Latin class. After high school, I made the trek up the Mississippi to…

News from the 87th Annual Convention

News from the 87th Annual Convention

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Over 100 delegates from 16 chapters attended the 87th annual convention in Atlantic City, NJ at the invitation of Stockton University.  Attendees conducted the business of the society but also enjoyed scholarly presentations from students and faculty, certamina, and Greek dancing lessons. Among the highlights… Petitions for new chapters were approved from…

Nuntii Adsunt!

Nuntii Adsunt!

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The next issue of Nuntius(89-1) is now available in digital format. This issue includes reports from the 2014 scholarship winners and abstracts of the papers presented at the 2015 ΗΣΦ panel at the Society for Classical Studies. Hard copies will be sent to active chapters in the coming weeks. Read…

Convention Deadlines Approach

Convention Deadlines Approach

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The cut off for the convention rate at the Courtyard Marriott is March 18.  (This is an extension.)  The deadline for regular registrations for the convention is March 20.  After the 20th, all registrations will be assessed a late fee and must be made on-line.  For more information, please visit the Annual Convention page.…

Fox Scholarship Deadline Extended

Fox Scholarship Deadline Extended

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Eta Sigma Phi has extended the deadline for applications for the Bernice L. Fox Scholarship until February 15. The scholarship awards $750 to members who have recently graduated and are pursuing careers in the teaching of Latin and Greek. The award must be used for activities related to professional development.…

Upcoming Deadlines

Upcoming Deadlines

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Salvete/χαίρετε! The deadlines for a number of opportunities sponsored by the society are approaching. January 30:  Deadline for submissions to the next issue of Nuntius.  Please send these to the editor, Prof. Georgia Irby of the College of William and Mary (glirby@wm.edu). February 1:  Deadline for application for scholarships for…

ΗΣΦ Welcomes Two New Chapters

ΗΣΦ Welcomes Two New Chapters

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The end of 2014 saw the reception of two new chapters into the society.  Christendom College in Front Royal, Virginia and Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI each held their first induction of members and completed the necessary administrative steps to qualify as active chapters.   Their petitions to…

ΗΣΦ Events at 2015 Annual Meeting of the SCS

ΗΣΦ Events at 2015 Annual Meeting of the SCS

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Eta Sigma Phi will again sponsor a panel for undergraduate research at the annual conference of the Society for Classical Studies, originally founded as  American Philological Association.  This is the seventh panel sponsored by the society.  The papers were chosen by anonymous, qualified reviewers selected from among Eta Sigma Phi’s faculty…