Visiting Assistant Professor
Laker Turf Stadium kick-off ceremony
Prior to the men's soccer game, SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley will officially open the facility together with Vice President for Student Affairs Jerald Woolfolk, Director of Athletics Sue Viscomi and esteemed alumnus and member of the 1966 SUNYAC men's soccer championship squad Dan Scaia, a 1968 Oswego graduate. The first 200 students in attendance will receive a free "Laker Turf Stadium Kickoff" T-shirt and a free soft pretzel. Free. 312-3056.
Location: Laker Turf Stadiium
Tuesday, Sept 1, 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Concert: Bach cello suites by Matt Haimovitz
Renowned Israeli-born soloist Matt Haimovitz performs all six Bach cello suites, while visiting four Central New York locations. (The “moveable feast” begins with a Tuesday live-at-noon broadcast from the studios of WCNY FM (91.3), followed by a 3 p.m. appearance at the River’s End Bookstore. The musical tour resumes at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Tyler Gallery in Penfield Library.) The remaining suites at 7:30 p.m. Sheldon Hall: $15 ($5 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in lots adjacent to and across Washington Boulevard from Sheldon Hall. http://www.oswego.edu/arts. 312-2141.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Wednesday, Sept 16, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Field Hockey Scrimmage vs. Union
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Friday, Aug 28, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Women's Soccer Scrimmage vs. Lemoyne
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Soccer Field
Saturday, Aug 29, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
2015 New Jersey Event
Find out more and register: http://bit.ly/1T3Y0iT
Location: Ridgewood Country Club 96 W. Midland Ave., Paramus, N.J.
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Michael Quinn, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Washington, 2010
M.A., University of Washington, 2003
B.A., SUNY Geneseo, 1992
Areas of Specialization:
Ancient Mediterranean History, Ancient Warfare, Classical Archaeology
Courses Taught (so far!):
HIS 100: The West in the World to 1500 CE
HIS 370: The Roman Republic
HIS 370: Roman Slavery
HIS 370: Alexander the Great
Current Research Projects:
Beyond the Phalanx: Hoplites at War in Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War, 432-404 BC;
"The Hoplite Ethos: Manliness, Honor, Patriotism and the Phenomenon of Draft-Dodging in Fifth Century Athens";
"Despair, Denial, and Recrimination: Thucydides and the Athenian Catastrophe at Syracuse, 413 BCE";
"The Theban Hegemony and the Myth of Boeotian Federalism 479-373 BCE";
"Urban Battlefields in the Peloponnesian War, 432-404 BCE";
"Atrocity and War: Ruses, Stratagems, and Dirty Tricks in Ancient Greek Warfare"
Honors, Awards, Distinctions:
Johnson-Thomas History Graduate Fellowship, University of Washington, 2008-2010;
Wilstadter/Snow-Smith Award, University of Washington, 2007
Lawrence J. Roseman Fellowship in Ancient History, University of Washington, 2005-2006
Thomas M. Power Endowed Prize for Excellence in History, University of Washington, 2006
Harlowe Hardinge Foundation Scholarship - University of Washington, 2004-2005