Whitney is a PhD student in the Classics department. She is originally from Philadelphia and earned her BA in Classics from Colgate University in Hamilton, NY. She spent two years as an elementary school teacher in St. Louis with Teach For America, then earned her MA in Classics from UW-Madison. Her research interests include love and philosophy in the ancient world. She enjoys flowers, yoga, and her cat, Cat.
For this fall semester, Whitney is the TA for ILS 203.