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Classical Conferences and Meetings in 2017

70th Annual Institute
June 29–July 1, 2017
Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids, MI
Representatives: Allan Bolchazy, Laurel Draper and Donald Sprague

Presentations:
Thursday, June 29, 2017
2:45 pm–3:45 pm
"Classics on the Camino"
Thomas Sienkewicz (Monmouth College), coauthor: Vergil: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader; editor: World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions: A Resource for Readers and Writers

4:15 pm–5:15 pm
"The Perfect Latin Textbook"
David Pellegrino (Pittsford Mendon High School, NY), coauthor: Caesar & Vergil AP* Vocabulary Cards

Friday, June 30, 2017
1:00 pm–2:00 pm
"'Backward Design' and Publication: Preparing your work for Publication in the Classical Outlook"
Ronnie Ancona (Hunter College, CUNY, NYC), author: Writing Passion: A Catullus Reader, Writing Passion Plus: A Catullus Reader Supplement, Horace: Selected Odes and Satire 1.9; coauthor: Horace: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader and A Horace Workbook

2:30 pm–4:00 pm
"Mythology Role-Playing (RPG) in the Latin Classroom"
Jocelyn Demuth (Marlborough Public Schools, Marlborough, MA), author: Mendax: A Latin Card Game

"Inter Versiculos: De Novis Latinis Versibus Scribendis et Scriptis"
Marianthe Colakis (Townsend Harris High School, Flushing, NY), author: Lectiones Memorabiles: Volume I: Selections from Catullus, Cicero, Livy, Ovid, Propertius, Tibullus, and Vergil; coauthor: Classical Mythology & More: A Reader Workbook and Excelability in Advanced Latin: A Workbook for Students

Saturday, July 1, 2017
10:45 am–11:45 am
"Status Quaestionis: the Seal of Biliteracy for Classical Languages"
Copresenter: Tom Sienkewicz (Monmouth College) coauthor: Vergil: A LEGAMUS Transitional Reader; editor: World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions: A Resource for Readers and Writers

1:00 pm–2:00 pm
"The Overlooked Romans"
Rose Williams (McMurry University, Abilene, TX), author: Latin of New Spain; A Beginning Latin Christian Reader: De Bonis Cogitationibus, I am Reading Latin Stories: Set of Four Books, and many other

70th Annual Institute
July 24–29, 2017
Troy University
Troy, AL
Representatives: Connor Hart and Donald Sprague