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2016 Classics Convocation

(photos courtesy of David Meadows, Meghan Vaillancourt and the Classics Department)

                     Queen's Convocation - Ceremony # 20:  June 20th at 10:00 a.m.                        Classics graduands awaiting the call to the stage to receive their degrees.                               

                       A Classics graduand receives her degree from the Chancellor.                                         Big smiles from the new graduates as they are joined by faculty post-ceremony.               


Amelia Morris-Briggs, holds the 2016 Medal in Classical Studies, as well as the Medal in Greek from convocation in May 1925 by Isabel C. (Brown) Buchanan (who bequeathed the medal to the Department of Classics upon her death in 1996).


The 2016 recipients of the Herman Tracy Book Prize in Classics, Cassie Petersen and Meghan Vaillancourt, holding a photo of Herman Tracy, Queen's Classics professor from 1929 to 1961 and head of the department from 1934 to 1961.




The Classics Department's Convocation Reception





2016 Classics DSC Banquet

(photos courtesy of the Classics DSC)

   The whole gang!                                                                                                            A delicious meal, enjoyed by students and Profs. Colivicchi & Zaccagnino.
Incoming DSC Pres. Kavita Mistry receives ''Classics Torch'' from outgoing Pres. Avery Morettin.     Incoming Presi. Kavita Mistry presents DSC Rep of the Year award to Lucas Meadows.

Lucas Meadows, 2015-16 DSC Rep of the Year.