AMERICAN CLASSICAL LEAGUE
73rd ANNUAL (VIRTUAL) INSTITUTE
WHEN: June 22-26, 2020
COST: $25.00, or pay what you can. ACL Membership must be current first.
Follow this link to register. Registration available until the end of Institute.
CONTINUING EDUCATION: Participants can receive one graduate credit hour from Ashland University. Contact Amy Elifrits for course information.
WHAT: This year's institute will contain a variety of pre-recorded events, live events, plenary sessions, and opportunities for socializing.
Live and Pre-Recorded Sessions
- Pre-recorded sessions will be available on demand June 15 - July 5.
- Live sessions will be available to registered attendees at the time listed on the schedule. The sessions will be recorded and available to registered attendees afterwards.
- All sessions will remain available to registered attendees through July 5 2020.
Two plenary sessions will be presented live and will be recorded. These sessions are open to all ACL Members at no charge.
- Welcome address and The State of ACL
Mary Pendergraft, ACL President and Professor of Classics, Wake Forest University
- Keynote Address
Shelley Haley, The Edward North Chair of Classics and Professor, Africana Studies, Hamilton College, President-Elect, Society for Classical Studies 2020
Opportunities for Discussion, Networking, and Mentoring
- Round Table Discussions on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Advocacy, Curriculum, and Middle School JCL
- Affinity Groups are scheduled at various times throughout the Institute and will be availble to registered attendees. These are meant to be open discussion times.
- A Virtual Exhibit Space will be available with all your favorite publishers and exhibitors.
- There will be the first-ever ACL Digital Happy Hour to get to know other ACL members.
- The ever-popular Sing-Along will take place on Thursday. Song sheets will be available before the event.
- Breaks during the Institute will include time to visit virtually with exhibitors, games and door prizes.
ACL Virtual Institute Schedule
The schedule is a work in progress. Check back and see what events have been added.