Dr. Sylvia Barnard, Doane Stuart’s Latin teacher since 2011, celebrated her 80th birthday with her Latin students and the Administration on Monday, December 11. Dr. Barnard taught Latin, Greek & classical civilization at the University at Albany from 1967 – 2011. This year, more than 20 students are being taught by this remarkable educator. Dr. Barnard has a book of poems, Trees, published in 2012 by Troy Book Makers.
Dr. Barnard received her Ph.D. in Classics from Yale University in 1966. She earned a bachelor’s degree in 1959 from McGill University, and a master’s in 1962 University of Cambridge.
Happy Birthday, Dr. Barnard!