Awards and Scholarships
Awards and Scholarships
<h4>CAM Scholarship</h4> <a href="http://www.massclass.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Batting-2013.pdf">Batting Scholarship Application 2013</a>(link is to a pdf) Deadline is March 31, 2013; recipient will be notified by April 30, 2013. <h4>Other Scholarships</h4> <h5>For Students:</h5> <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Certification Scholarship</a> "CANE will provide up to $1500 to an outstanding junior or senior undergraduate in New England who is preparing for secondary-school certification as a teacher of Latin or Greek or both in one or more of the New England states, or to the holder of a Master's degree to cover the cost of tuition and other fees required to obtain such certification. Full-time, part-time, and summer programs will qualify. Preference will be given to students applying for the remission of education course credits, but any program leading to certification will be considered." <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Thomas and Eleanor Means</a>: $300 so that a middle or high school student can travel to Classical sites. <h5>For Teachers:</h5> CANE Discretionary Funds: <a href="http://www.caneweb.org/pubsnref/discretionaryfunds.html">http://www.caneweb.org/pubsnref/discretionaryfunds.html</a> Funding for projects and materials; grants are awarded four times a year on 1 October, 1 December, 1 February, and 1 May. CANE Educational Programs Funding: <a href="http://www.caneweb.org/pubsnref/educationalprograms.html">http://www.caneweb.org/pubsnref/educationalprograms.html</a> "Members of CANE are invited to apply for modest funds to support educational programs to promote the study of Classical languages and history. Past funds have been used by state organizations to support annual meetings or workshops." <h5>For Professional Development:</h5> <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Certification Scholarship</a> "CANE will provide up to $1500 to an outstanding junior or senior undergraduate in New England who is preparing for secondary-school certification as a teacher of Latin or Greek or both in one or more of the New England states, or to the holder of a Master's degree to cover the cost of tuition and other fees required to obtain such certification. Full-time, part-time, and summer programs will qualify. Preference will be given to students applying for the remission of education course credits, but any program leading to certification will be considered." <h5>For Travel:</h5> <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Thomas and Eleanor Means</a> $300 so that a middle or high school student can travel to Classical sites. <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Cornelia Catlin Coulter Scholarship</a> "$6000 for study at the Summer Session of the School of Classical Studies at the American Academy in Rome." <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Endowment Scholarship</a> "up to $5100 for summer study normally at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens or at places other than the American Academy in Rome" <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Renata Poggioli Award (awarded only in even years)</a> "available only in even years, the Poggioli Award, established by the Boston Fund in 1991, funds study and/or travel in Italy and/or Greece typically during the summer months. The CANE Scholarship Committee makes the Award, generally between $4000-$6000, every other year." <a href="http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=88">CANE Alison Barker Travel Scholarship</a> "up to $500 annually for educational travel to classical sites to an undergraduate who shows particular interest in the classics."
Upcoming Meetings
Upcoming Meetings
The Classical Association of Massachusetts will conduct its annual business meeting on Saturday from <span class="item-time ng-binding">11:30am - 12:45pm </span>at the MAFLA conference, and Holly Engvall of East Boston High School will present on her activities as the recipient of the 2017 Elaine Batting Memorial Award. CAM will also recognize the 2016 Batting Award recipient, Mary Elizabeth DeCamp of Winchester High School, whose report will be presented on Friday. Members and prospective members are welcome. Once again there will also be a full Latin strand at the fall MaFLA conference.  We encourage you all to attend.  <a href="http://mafla.org/mafla-events/conference/">http://mafla.org/mafla-events/conference/</a> This year's MaFLA conference is a special one for Massachusetts Latin teachers. Keynote speaker Ted Zarrow (ACTFL Teacher of the Year, Latin), is also giving a pre-conference workshop <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/speakers/215053/5674015" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/speakers/215053/5674015&source=gmail&ust=1507768392206000&usg=AFQjCNEc-INl31ZJF8Yh9cwbhsRPJrTtJQ">https://eventmobi.com/mafla201<wbr />7/speakers/215053/5674015</a> Friday morning Sara Cain presents a 3-hr workshop: Omnibus Discendum Est <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/1306771" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/1306771&source=gmail&ust=1507768392206000&usg=AFQjCNGKTOyKIOGf3Mz9cfKxi-gMHqyF7w">https://eventmobi.com/mafla201<wbr />7/agenda/215051/1306771</a> 75-min Latin sessions are: <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392206000&usg=AFQjCNEy-LnQ81Jc4Lrrk4lSdlZk-UBFHg">https://eventmobi.com/mafla201<wbr />7/agenda/215051/groups/274749</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392206000&usg=AFQjCNEy-LnQ81Jc4Lrrk4lSdlZk-UBFHg">Friday: </a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392206000&usg=AFQjCNEy-LnQ81Jc4Lrrk4lSdlZk-UBFHg">A2--From Solitary Latin Scholars to Collaborative Latin Communities                   <wbr />          Klara Sands</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">B2--Romans in Gaul: Integration of the Invaders                      <wbr />                              <wbr />         Mary Elizabeth DeCamp, Batting Winner, 2016</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">D4--Assessing Student Progress Without Translation                   <wbr />                              <wbr />     Jacqui Carlon, Daphne Bissette, Daniel Hendricks</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">E4--The Connections Standard: Relating Classics to Other Disciplines                   <wbr />        Teresa Ramsby, Graduate Students</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">F5--Concordia Ordinum: Culture as an Integral Part of the Communicative Latin Classroom  Holly Engvall, Batting Winner, 2017</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">Saturday:</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">G2--Games for Learning (Nearly) Everything                    <wbr />                              <wbr />                   Isaac Haven</a> <a href="https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://eventmobi.com/mafla2017/agenda/215051/groups/274749&source=gmail&ust=1507768392207000&usg=AFQjCNGeZ5E-r8Ige4EM1oNgZXcG-KKAEA">H2--New Views on the Letters of Pliny the Younger                       <wbr />                              <wbr />      Jacqui Carlon </a>
Local Latin Conversation Groups
Local Latin Conversation Groups
<span style="font-size: large;"><b>Boston Area</b></span> Clipeus generally meets twice a month in Boston and Cambridge.  Go to their <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.meetup.com/Boston-Active-Latin/" rel="nofollow">Meetup</a></span> page or email them directly at clipeusboston.gmail.com (checked by Abbi Holt) to find out about the next meeting. <span style="font-size: large;"> <b>Western Massachusetts</b></span> In the western part of the state, join T. J. Howell at the Amherst Brewing Company, Amherst, Wednesday nights at 7:00 pm. To confirm, email him at t_j_howell@yahoo.com.

The Classical Association of Massachusetts

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CAM Spring Meeting
February 18, 2014
NOTA BENE: DIEM RESERVA! Classical Association of Massachusetts Spring Meeting Topics in Classical Pedagogy Saturday May 6, 2017 10 AM – 3 PM Westwood High School W
Iter Salemense! A Latin Halloween Event
September 25, 2017
Middle and high school students and teachers, join the Paideia Institute for a scary Latiny tour of Salem this Oct 14! http://www.paideiainstitute.org/iter_salemense 
Winter / Spring Newsletter Now Available!
March 22, 2017
Greetings from CAM!  We're excited to bring you our CAM March 2017 Newsletter featuring news about upcoming events, an article by Holly Engvall on using journals, an article by Thomas J. How
CAM Fall Meeting – Sunday, October 16th, College of the Holy Cross
September 11, 2016
This year's Fall Meeting will be held at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester MA on Sunday, October 16th, from 10 am until 3 pm.  Directions to Hogan Center Suite B can be found by cli