Students of two Rhodes organizations—CA’ESAR and Eta Sigma Phi—are volunteering at the 10th annual Festivus that will include contests, games, awards, treats, feats of strength, and lectures.
Four Rhodes students recently represented the college at the annual convention of Eta Sigma Phi, the national honorary society for classical studies.
Each month, the Department of Physics hosts an observation night atop Rhodes Tower, allowing guests to observe the night sky with the department’s 8-inch and 20-inch telescopes.
A native of Pennsylvania Dutch country, David Sick earned his high school diploma from the public school district in Lancaster, PA. He first encountered the Greeks and Romans as a student of Thomas Falkner and Vivian Holliday at the College of Wooster in Wooster, OH. He earned the M.A. and Ph.D. in classics from the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies at the University of Minnesota.
Every summer, classics