Meeting of the Illinois Classical Conference

October, 2007

(N.B. All sessions take place in the Crown Center for the Humanities, Loyola University of Chicago,

(Lake Shore Campus), 1001-25  West Loyola Avenue,   unless otherwise noted.)



Friday, October 5, 2007

I.C.C. Advisory Council Meeting  (5:00-7:30  P.m.)

Room 530

Presider:  Alice Mulberry (Ray Elementary School, President, I.C.C.)


Conference Registration (4:30-9:30 P.M.)


Session I (8:00 -9:00 P.M.

Joint meeting with Chicago Society, Archaeological Institute of America and Hellenic Museum and Cultural Center


Welcome:  Brian Lavelle, Chairman, Department of Classical Studies, Loyola University

Presider:  Bruce Williams (Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, President, Chicago Society, Archaeological Institute of America.)

Speaker:  Eleanor Guralnick (Chicago Society, A.I.A.)

“Patterned Fabrics in Ancient Greece”


Social Hour (9:00-10:00 P.M.)



Saturday, October 6, 2007

Conference Registration



Book Exchange

(Chairman:  Marilyn Brusherd, Editor, Augur)

Room T.B.A.


Books and Materials Exhibit

(Chairman:  Brian Tibbets,  Monmouth-Roseville H.S.)

Room 334


Session II (9:00 – 11:00 A.M.)

Room 530

Presider: Daniel H. Garrison (Northwestern University)

Presenters:  I. Helena Dettmer (University of Iowa)”Connectivity in Catullus”

LeaAnn Osburn (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers)

“Friendship in Catullus”


Break   (11:00-11:30 a.m.)


Reception (11:30 a.m.-12:00 Noon.)


--Cash Bar--


Luncheon with Chicago Classical Club  (12:00-2:00 p.m.)


Presider: Tom Strunk (Loyola Academy; President, Chicago Classical Club)  

Invocator:William Napiwocki (St. Joseph College Seminary, Loyola University) 



 Speakers:  Avery Springer (John Burroughs School, St. Louis) and Carl Springer (Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville),              

“Romans on the Danube:  Traces of Empire”


Business Meeting  (2:30-3:30 p.m.)

Room 530

Presider:  Alice Mulberry (Ray Elementary School;  President, I.C.C.)


Break (3:30-3:45 P.M)


Session III ( 3:45-4:45 P.M.)

Room 530

Presider:  Jason Moralee (Illinois Wesleyan University)

Presenter:  Janet Johnson  (Oriental Institute,  University of Chicago)

  “Cleopatra as a C.E.O.”

Respondent:  James Keenan (Loyola University of Chicago)


Meeting of J.C.L. Sponsors (5:00 P.M.)

Room 530

Presider:  Victoria Henderson (Lincoln Way Central and East H.S.)


 Reception    (6:00 -7:00 P.M.)

The Celtic Knot Pub, 626 Church  Street, Evanston

--Cash Bar—




Banquet (7:00 p.m.)

Celtic Knot Pub

Presider:  Alice Mulberry (Ray Elementary School; President, I.C.C.)

Invocator;  William Napiwocki (St. Joseph College Seminary, Loyola University)

2007  Awards

Presenter: Thomas Sienkewicz (Monmouth College)

Speaker:  Emil Kramer (Augustana College, Vice-President, I.C.C.)

“Raphael’s School of Athens:  The Big Picture”   


Sunday, October 7, 2007


Latin Mass (8:00 A.M.)

Stella Maris Chapel,

Mundelein Hall


Session IV:  (9:00-10:00 a.m.)

Room 530

Presenter:  James Chochola (Lane Tech College Prep H.S.):

“Introduction to Conversational Latin”


Break  (10:00 -10:30 A.M.)


Session V-A Meeting of Elementary School Latin Teachers

 (10:30-11:45  A.M.)

Classics Library

Presider:   Marie Navik (Beaubien Elementary School)


Session V-B Joint meeting of
College and High School teachers

(10:30-11:45 A.M.)

Room  530

 Presider:  Nicholas Dobson (Monmouth College)


Break ( 11:45 A.M.-12:00 Noon)


Lunch and Business Meeting (12:00 -1:30 P.M.)

Presider:  Alice Mulberry (Ray Elementary School); President, I.C.C. Invocator
William Napiwocki (St. Joseph College Seminary,

Loyola University)






I.C.C. Officers

President…………….………Alice Mulberry

Vice-President………………...Emil Kramer

Secretary…………………….Steve Pilewski

Treasurer……………….….Elizabeth Skoryi


Local Committee

Brian Lavelle, Chairman            Edwin Menes

James Keenan                          Jay Mulberry

John Makowski                        Alice Mulberry

                        Abigail Schmidt



C.E.U.’s will be available through
Monmouth College.