Samuel Cahill, son of Robert and Carole Cahill of Chicago, was awarded the Outstanding Major in Classical Civilization Award during Honors Day May 13 at North Central College in Naperville.
A senior, Samuel is majoring in history and in classical civilization at North Central College. He is a graduate of Brother Rice High School.
Samuel is a Latin tutor at North Central College’s Language Resource Center and enjoys original language study. He completed the College Scholar Honors Program and presented his senior thesis, titled “Selling Out: The Flourishing of a Luxury Economy in the Elite Moral Atmosphere of the Roman Empire in the First Century C.E.,” at the College’s Rall Symposium for Undergraduate Research. His name has regularly appeared on the Dean’s List.