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Members: Assoc. Dean Michael Brown, Michael Enright, Charles Fantazzi, John Given, Laura Mazow, Anthony Papalas, Megan Perry, Jonathan Reid, Frank Romer, Benjamen Saidel, John Stevens, David Wilson-Okamura, Tricia Wilson-Okamura, and student member Thomas Taylor

Members Present: M. Brown, C. Fantazzi, J. Given, L. Mazow, A. Papalas, M. Perry, J. Reid, F. Romer, B. Saidel, J. Stevens, D. Wilson-Okamura, T. Wilson-Okamura, T. Taylor

Meeting #2, March 25, 2008, held in Bate 3321, 3:30-4:30 pm

Agenda Item 0. Welcome of new members and announcements

Welcome of new member Laura Mazow, from the Dept. of Anthropology and Peter Green, scholar in residence.

Agenda Item 1. Speakers

Prof. Perry reminded the committee of the upcoming lecture by Radcliffe Edmonds on the Orphic Gold Tablets.

Agenda Item 2. Curriculum

Prof. Romer reported on the format of CLAS 4000 on Roman N. Africa and on the planned format of CLAS 2000 in fall. Prof. Teske reported on the status and enrollment of CLAS 1300, 2220, 2230, 3400. David Wilson-Okamura announced his planned offering of GRBK 2000, Great Books of War which will have a classical component. Other faculty made announcements about publications of interest and projects underway. Peter Green discussed recent reviews.

Agenda Item 3. Student Theses

The committee heard a progress report from Shan Newton (on ancient music and rhetoric) and recommended reading for his project.


CLAS 1300 43
CLAS 2220 35
CLAS 2230 16
CLAS 2500 38
CLAS 4000 4
CLAS 4523 2
GRK 1002 5
GRK 1004 3
GRK 3002 2
GRK 4523 1
LATN 1002 27
LATN 1004 15
LATN 3002 4
LATN 4002 2
LATN 4522 1
Total 198

There being no further business, the meeting adjourned.