Charles L. Babcock

Professor Emeritus†

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Professor Babcock was the first dean of the College of Humanities from 1968 to 1970 and chair of the Department of Classics from 1980 to 1988. He specialized in Latin literature with a particular interest in Horace and Tacitus, Latin epigraphy, and Roman history and civilization. He is a recipient of the Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award, the college's first Exemplary Faculty Award, and the University's Distinguished Service Award.