Classics Major: Alumni Perspectives


Laura Provance (’07): The Value of the Study of Classics and Modern Foreign Language
Classics Major, Italian Studies Minor

“The study of classics and modern foreign language has been the thing in my life that has helped me the most.”


Curtis Westman (’12): Some Advice on Pursuing Your Future
Classics Major

“I had research opportunities that were really helpful during my undergraduate education . . . that made my future employers have a lot of confidence in me going forward. My advice to you would be to let passion and determination guide your major choice. . . . Ultimately, the thing you’ll do best is the thing that you love the most.  For me, that was Classics and, for me, that was Truman State University.”