Ancient, Renaissance and Medieval Studies

The interdisciplinary minor in Ancient, Renaissance, and Medieval Studies (ARMS) brings together various course offerings from the departments of Art, English, Global Studies and Languages, History, Music, Philosophy, Religion, Theatre, and Women’s and Gender Studies. The program of study is Western in focus, beginning in time with the innovations of antiquity, continuing to the medieval era, and then ending with the Renaissance. The minor aims to enrich student understanding of ideas and developments shaping Western civilization and culture through a multi-disciplinary lens.