Kirsten Jaqua

Kirsten Jaqua is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Classics. She is passionate about advocating for the value of humanities education for all students and careers. Her internship work with the Executive Vice Chancellor’s office helps students recognize the career skills they build in humanities and how humanities courses address the most compelling social issues of today.  

Connect with Kirsten on LinkedIn.

Read Kirsten’s post on the Public Humanities Graduate Fellows Blog, which discusses differences in public participation in the political life of ancient Athens and modern America.

Watch Kirsten discuss forms and uses of magic and rituals in the ancient world up through modern times: