Annual Institute

56th Annual Institute
October 25-26, 2019
University at Albany
Albany, NY

The CAES board is pleased to announce that the 56th Annual Institute will be held at the University at Albany on Friday and Saturday, October 25-26, 2019.

Registration is now OPEN! 


Friday, October 25

9:30-11:00- CAES Board Meeting

11:00-12:00- Registration 

Session A: 12:00-1:00 pm- Christopher Buczek: Creating Community with Year-Long Class Stories

Session B: 1:15-2:15 pm- Michael Johnson: Braving the Phainomena: Exploring Visual Structures in the Classical Mythology Classroom

Session C: 2:30-3:30 pm- Peter Anderson: Mindfulness and the Stoic Exercitatio in the Latin Classroom and Nancy Antonellis: Bring Corinth in your Classroom: Lessons and Resources (20 minute presentations by each)

Session D: 3:30-4:30 pm- Marie-Therese Witte, Kristen Griswold and Candace Black: New State Standards for Learning Latin in New York State

6:00-7:00 pm- President’s Reception

7:00-9:00 pm- Banquet 

Saturday, October 26

8:00-9:00 am- Breakfast

Session E: 8:30-9:30 am- Brian Serwicki and Catherine Nicastro: New York State JCL: An Overview and Opportunities and Marco Romani: Outreach and Literacy with Latin (20 minute presentations by each)

Session F: 9:45-10:45 am- Patrick Neveu: Incorporating Pop Culture (Expected and Unexpected) in the Latin Classroom

Session G: 11:00-12:00- Kristen Griswold: Integrating One to One Devices Into the Latin Classroom

12:00-1:15 pm- Lunch and CAES Business Meeting

Session H: 1:15-2:15 pm- David Pellegrino: The Creation of a New Latin II Textbook

Session I: 2:30-3:30 pm- Kathleen de Riesthal: A Latin Teacher’s Adventure Down the Rabbit Hole: Reflections on Research in the Second Language Acquisition and What We Can Learn From It

3:30-5:00 pm- CAES Board Meeting

Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms at the Fairfield Inn Albany University Area has been reserved for CAES until October 11th at the rate of $113.00. The block of rooms is only for Friday night.
The inn is located at 1383 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12206,
Phone 518-435-1800.

Directions and Parking information at SUNY Albany

Parking for all institute attendees has been provided in the Dutch Student Lot (Google Map & labeled PDF map provided by the University.) There is a faculty lot, and we are NOT allowed to park there. In order to avoid a ticket, please display this parking pass in your window on Friday, October 25th. You will not need the parking pass on Saturday as parking is open on the weekends.