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Tiffany Montgomery, Megale Hyparchos

Tiffany Montgomery, Megale Hyparchos

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Salvete and XAIPETE, fellow Eta Sigma Phi members!  I am Tiffany Montgomery, a senior at the University of Arkansas, Beta Pi Chapter and am proud to represent you as Megale Hyparchos for the upcoming year.  Having graduated with my first college degree in 2008 and finding the field of dental…

Stephen Gan, Megas Prytanis

Stephen Gan, Megas Prytanis

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  Salvete & Χαιρετε! My name is Stephen Gan, and I’m truly honored to have been chosen as your Megas Prytanis for this year. I hail from the humble but beautiful town of Honesdale, PA and I owe my zealous love of all things classical to years of Jesuit education.…

Nicole Love, Megale Chrysophylax

Nicole Love, Megale Chrysophylax

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Hello! My name is Nikki Love and I am honored to be the Megale Chrysophylax for the 2013-14 year! I first became interested in classics at a young age, beginning, of course, with mythology. History was always a passion of mine and when I came to Temple University and learned…

Four New Chapters in Two Months!

Four New Chapters in Two Months!

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ΗΣΦ would like to welcome its four newest chapters: Iota Mu of Virginia Wesleyan College in Norfolk, Virginia; Iota Nu of Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York; Iota Xi of Bucknell University of Lewisburg Pennsylvania; and Iota Omicron of Siena College of Loudonville, New York.  Over thirty students at…

Grace Ramsey, Megale Grammateus

Grace Ramsey, Megale Grammateus

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Salvete et xairete! My name is Grace Ramsey and I am honored to serve as your Megale Grammateus for the 2013-14 year! I hail from the state of Maryland and am a member of Eta Delta chapter at Hillsdale College in Michigan, where I am a junior Classical Studies major.…

Photos Now Available from 85th Annual Convention

Photos Now Available from 85th Annual Convention

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About 100 delegates gathered from April 5-7 in Winston-Salem, NC to participate in the 85th annual meeting of the society. The convention was hosted by the Beta Iota chapter of Wake Forest University. Delegates came from as far away as Wisconsin, Oklahoma, and New York City. In addition to conducting…

Resolutions Approved at 85th Annual Convention

Resolutions Approved at 85th Annual Convention

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Two resolutions were approved by delegates to the 85th annual convention in Winston-Salem, NC.  Both were approved by a voice vote.  No opposition was expressed. The first proposes an amendment to the constitution to define honorary membership in the society more carefully.  As it is an amendment to the constitution,…

2013 Translation Contest Results

2013 Translation Contest Results

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Winners of the 2013 Eta Sigma Phi Maurine Dallas Watkins Sight Translation Contests   64th  Annual Greek Translation Contest Advanced Greek (28 entries)           1st         David William, Theta Pi, Kenyon College (The Lawrence Crowson Prize)          2nd        Noah Davies-Mason, Alpha Theta, Hunter…

APA/AIA 2013

APA/AIA 2013

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ΗΣΦ sponsored its third panel at annual meetings of the APA on January 6 in Seattle, Washington. The audience heard papers from Anne Cave of Gamma Omicron at Monmouth College, David Giovagnoli of Eta Zeta at Truman State University, Ashley Gilbert of Zeta Beta at Temple University, Kyle Oskvig of…

Nuntius Seeks Hobbit Reviews

<i> Nuntius </i> Seeks <i>Hobbit</i> Reviews

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    The editor of the NUNTIUS solicits material for the next edition–book reviews, movie reviews, creative works about the ancient world in English, Latin or Classical Greek. Since all Classicists love Tolkien, also welcome are reviews of the new Hobbit movie, and essays on Classical themes in Tolkien (great…