Institute for Classical

and Medieval Studies

The Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies welcomes all those from Western New York and beyond who are interested in a community dedicated to enriching lives through intellectual engagement. A collaborative effort of faculty and students from the Departments of Classics, English, Fine Arts, History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies and Theology at Canisius College, ICMS has as its primary focus the rich literary and material cultures of the Classical World and Middle Ages.

Lifelong Learners Course Begins

Jesus: From Messiah to God

Our new semester of adult courses begins Thursday, Januay 30, at 1:00 PM, and runs for six-weeks. Our second course, Arthur: The Once & Future King, begins March 26th. Click the link here to register or for more information.

Classics Tea@2

Another semester of hot drinks, cool folks, and warm conversation awaits. Join us!

Fridays, January 17 to April 24.

Canisius College Campus, Old Main 418

Partners in Scholarship

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What We Offer:

Participants in ICMS are invited to take advantage of a range of Institute activities.







Lifelong Learners Center






Events and








Brown Bag Seminar Series







Canisius Camino

In The News

Why Do We Know So Little about the Druids?

Read the article here.

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