Roman Day II: All Roads Lead to Fitchburg

By Charlotte Schofield On April 3rd Dies Romanus II, or Roman Day II in ancient Latin, took the Fitchburg State campus by storm with the Legion III Cyrenaica living history group, students and alumni of the Latin program reading ancient poetry and even a grand feast hosted by Holmes Dining Hall to end the night. First organized and hosted by […]

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Classics Society redefines ‘Greek life’

By Rebecca Perry Sex.  Blood.  Violence.  This sounds like the plot trifecta to a Saturday night Showtime lineup. In fact, these are the subjects of discussion at meetings of Fitchburg State’s new Classics Society. “We want to bring light to the darker side of Rome,” explains Sean Doherty, the club president who is also known to his comrades as Augustus Constantinus. “We are […]

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Classics Society redefines 'Greek life'

By Rebecca Perry Sex.  Blood.  Violence.  This sounds like the plot trifecta to a Saturday night Showtime lineup. In fact, these are the subjects of discussion at meetings of Fitchburg State’s new Classics Society. “We want to bring light to the darker side of Rome,” explains Sean Doherty, the club president who is also known to his comrades as Augustus Constantinus. “We are […]

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