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.

Gratissimum. Ἀσπάζομαι. Wilgeest.

We welcome our newest Partner in Scholarship: The Art Museum at the University of Toronto. Visit our Partners page for links and upcoming events.

Thank You for a Great Year!

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