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  • May 24, 2011
  • 01:20 PM

Salutatorian brings Latin to life as 'something really beautiful'

Jennifer Greenstein Altmann / Princeton University
Shi learned Latin and Greek her freshman year, taking intensive courses that squeeze a year's worth of language instruction into 12 weeks. During the summer after her freshman year, she studied one-on-one with Denis Feeney, the Giger Professor of Latin and a professor of classics, so that she could enroll in a 300-level course on Virgil's "Aeneid" the following semester.

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