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.
Fall 2020 Lifelong Learners Courses!!!!
ICMS announces two new courses for the Fall 2020 semester!
Arthur: The Once and Future King
Tempters & Temptresses: The Medieval Romance
Enrollment is open to anyone interested in learning. No papers or tests, just good discussion. Courses are not part of any Canisius College degree program. Because of continued COVID-19 precautions, all classes are held online via ZOOM.
Click on the link in the center for more information, and registration instructions.
Medieval Studies Minor
The minor in Medieval Studies at Canisius College is an interdisciplinary program designed to explore the events, peoples, arts, and ideas of the 5th through 15th centuries and to examine how medieval society and culture shaped our own world. See the link to the right for more information.
Partners in Scholarship
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What We Offer:
Participants in ICMS are invited to take advantage of a range of Institute activities.