It is with deep regret and sadness that the Dept. of Classics, Philosophy, and Religion announces the passing of its beloved colleague, Dr. Diane Hatch, Professor Emerita of Classics. Prof. Hatch passed away on Saturday morning, October 13, 2018, at the age of 76. Prof. Hatch began teaching Latin and Classics at Mary Washington College in 1966 and retired in 2000. She received her B.A. in Latin from Sweet Briar College and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill). Dr. Hatch co-edited with Dr. Elizabeth Clark The Golden Bough, The Oaken Cross: The Virgilian Cento of Faltonia Betitia Proba. Above all, she was dedicated to teaching and her students.