I.C.C.  Conference Program

October, 2005


Friday, October 7, 2005

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

Loyola Academy

Presider:  Vicki Wine, President, I.C.C.)


Conference Registration at Loyola Academy


Session I   (8:00-9:00 p.m.):

Theatre, Loyola Academy

Presider:  Vicki Wine (Blackhawk Community College, President, I.C.C.)


A.I.A./I.C.C. Lecture

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

Speaker:  Bruce Williams (Oriental Institute, University of  Chicago, President, Chicago Society, A.I.A.)

“Fire and Sword on Rome’s Southeast Frontier and the End of Meroe”

Reception  (9:00 p.m.)

Loyola Academy


Saturday, October 8, 2005

(Sessions will take place at Loyola Academy)


Conference Registration

Books and Materials Exhibit

Student Center, Loyola Academy


Session II  (9:00 – 10:15 A.M.)

Merillac Room

Presider:  Donald  Sprague (Kennedy-King Community College, Bolchazy –Carducci Publishers)

Presenters:  Janice Berardo (Kennedy-King Community College) and Dawn McRoberts (Kenwood Academy )

“Winning Over Minority Students to the Classics”


Break   (10:15-10:30 a.m.)


Session III (10:30 – 11:30 A.M.)

Marillac Room

  Presider:  William Napiwocki (Quigley Preparatory Seminary)

Presenter:  James Chochola (Oak Park-River Forest H.S.)

“Oral Latin in the Classroom”


C.C.C.-I.C.C. Reception (11:30 a.m.-12:00 noon.)

Student Center

--Cash Bar--


Luncheon (12:00-2:30 p.m.)

Student Center

Presider: Lanetta Warrenburg  (Elgin H.S.,  President, Chicago Classical Club)  

Invocator:  William Napiwocki (Quigley Preparatory Seminary)                      

Guest Speaker:  Michele Valerie Ronnick  (Wayne State  University )                         

“Black Classicism in the United States”


I.C.C. Business Meeting  (2:30-3:30 p.m.)

Presider:  Vicki Wine (President, I.C.C.)


Special Report on Illinois Certification Test for Latin Teachers  3:30 – 3:45  P.M.

Presenters:  Laurie Joliecoeur (Lyons Township H.S., President Emerita, I.C.C.) and Emil Kramer (Augustana College)


Session IV  (4:00-5:15 p.m.)

Presider:  Chester Tylinski  (Northside College Prep. H.S.)

Presenter:  Stephanie Quinn (Rockford College) 

“Teaching  Vergil’s Aeneid

(Come prepared with questions and ideas!)

Session V:   
(5:15-5:45 p.m.)

Presider:  Virginia Anderson (Barrington Middle School, retired)

Presenter:  Marilyn Brusherd (Editor, Augur)

Where the Poets Walked”


Meeting of Junior Classical League (5:45-6:15 p.m.)

Presider:  Jennifer Draper  (Notre Dame High School)


Fellowship Time  (7:00-7:30 p.m.)

Doubletree Hotel

--Cash Bar--


Banquet (7:30 p.m.)

Doubletree Hotel

Presider:  Vicki Wine (President, I.C.C.)

Invocator:  William Napiwocki (Quigley Preparatory Seminary)

2005 Latin Teacher of the Year Award

Retirement Awards
Presented by Virginia Anderson

Speaker:  David Wray (University of Chicago)

“Epistolary Catullus”

Sunday, October 9, 2005

Latin Mass

 Chapel, Loyola Academy (8:00 a.m.)


Session VI:  Latin Paedagogy  (9:00-10:00 a.m.)

Foreign Language Computer Lab

“A Chance to sample programs for teaching Latin”


Session VII:  Latin Pedagogy  (10:00-11:30  A.m.) Presider:  Anna Dybis  (Carl Sandburg H.S.and A.A. Stagg H.S.)

“Latin at the Lower Levels for All Ages”

(Feel free to bring copies of your idea to share.)

Panelists:  Nava Cohen (Decatur Classical School)

“Teaching Latin in kindergarten through second grade”

Christopher O’Connor ( Ted Lenart Gifted Center)

“Teaching Latin in Grades 3-8”

Anna Dybis (Carl Sandburg H.S. & A.A. Stagg H.S.)
”Teaching Latin in High School”


Brunch (11:45 a.m. -1:00 p.m.)


[N. B. Continuing Professional Development Units from Monmouth College will be available at this conference.]