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.

Upcoming Events

Spring Lifelong Learning Courses Announced

Dr. Rebecca Krawiec and Dr. Matthew Mitchell will team up to teach Jesus: From Messiah to God.

Dr. Kara Maloney will look at Arthur: The Once & Future King.

See our Lifelong Learners Center page here for more details as they become available. Registration begins November 1st.

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

Pictish Carved Beasts “Unlike Anything Found Before”

Read the article here.

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