Annual Institute

55th Annual Institute

October 26-27, 2018
Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY

The CAES board is pleased to announce that the 55th Annual Institute will be held at Skidmore College on Friday and Saturday, October 26-27, 2018.

Daniel Gallagher of Cornell University will be giving a keynote address titled, "From Taedium to Studium, from Negotium to Otium: My Voyage Across the Sea of Latin."

You may now register and pay for the conference onlineCLICK HERE TO REGISTER

If this is your first conference, you may be eligible for the Donna Cadwell Scholarship, which would substantially defray expenses incurred at the Institute. Also, the Joseph A. Crisafulli Scholarship is available to cover the cost of registration. Applications for both are due September 15. 

Lodging & Travel
The Amtrak station in Saratoga Springs is just over two miles from the campus, and a limited number of rooms are available for $175 per night at the Embassy Suites, 86 Congress St., Saratoga Springs, NY (518-290-9090).

Our keynote speaker will be Daniel Gallagher of Cornell University. Formerly the Latin secretary to Popes Benedict and Francis, Professor Gallagher will discuss how his predecessor at the Vatican, renowned Latinist Fr. Reginald Foster, influenced his approach to teaching Latin. In addition, he will offer two workshops promulgating his methods.

Other presentations will address pedagogy, history, and Greek and Roman culture. We are accepting workshop proposals until July 1

Once the program is finalized it will be posted to this page.