Call for Nominations


The ICC Awards Committee is seeking nominations for the following awards:


The Farrand Baker ICC Teacher of the Year Award



1.  exemplary teaching of Latin

2.  outstanding service to ICC

3.  dedication to the cause of Classics in the teacher's home community

4.  participation in regional and national organizations of the Classics

The recipient of this award received a plaque and a $100 check at the annual ICC meeting.


ICC Retirement Recognition


Anyone who has been an ICC member for at least the five years prior to formal retirement from teaching will be recognized with a handsome certificate of gratitude at an appropriate ICC meeting;


The ICC “Lifetime Achievement Award”


The purpose of this award  is to recognize those individuals who have made outstanding contribution to ICC and to the promotion of the Classics in the State of Illinois over at least a ten year period. These honorees receive engraved bowls at the ICC meeting.


Please send your nominations to the chair of the ICC Awards Committee:

Dr Thomas J. Sienkewicz
Minnie Billings Capron Professor of Classics
Department of Classics
Monmouth College
700 East Broadway
Monmouth, Illinois 61462
Office: 309-457-2371
Home: 309-734-3543
FAX: 815-346-2565

Nominations can be submitted at any time. The committee will review its pool of candidates annually, beginning in late August, just prior to the annual ICC meeting.