Classics Department Saturday Seminar


When: April 28, 2018, 9 am - 3 pm

Where: Dalton Family Room, Birdsong Hall; Randolph-Macon College (Directions to the College)

Seminar Overview

Please join with your Classics colleagues for a day of discussions about resources and methods for your students and your classroom. There will be a twenty dollar ($20) charge to cover coffee, pastries, lunch and materials. You may register by phone at (804) 752–7275 or by e-mail at as late as 5 pm, Saturday, April 7, 2018, but in order to guarantee that you will have a set of materials, please let us know ASAP that you plan to come. The phone listed above has an answering machine, so call at any time.  

Seminar Schedule

9–9:15 — Coffee and Conversation

9:15‐10:00 — Elizabeth Fisher, Randolph-Macon College

  • Title: The Gods in Color

10:15–11:00 — Patty Lister, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

  • Title: Fessi Rerum: Keeping Students Engaged Post-Exam

11:15–12:00 — Gregory Daugherty, Randolph-Macon College

  • Title: Beyond the Asp: Young Adult Fiction about Cleopatra and her Children

12:15–1:15 — Lunch (Trustee's Room, Estes Dining Hall)

1:30–2:15 — Jacquelyn Wilkins, Well Trained Mind Academy

  • Title: Beyond Digital Nativism: Meaningful Incorporation of Technology in the Latin Classroom