Catholic Liberal Arts Education

Fourth Annual Midwest Conference on Catholic Liberal Arts Education

The Fourth Annual Midwest Conference on Catholic Liberal Arts took place on June 11th and June 12th at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette, MI. Participants were engage in this year’s theme to "See the Real through the Eyes of Wonder’’. 9 guest schools and over 35 guests join our 9 Diocesan Catholic schools attended the conference. This year, a Parent Track was added.
This conference had both wonderful Key Note and Small Group Presenters. Our Key Note presenters this year were Andrew Pudewa, Founder of Institute for Excellence in Writing and Michael Adkins, Dean of Academics at St. Agnes School in St. Paul, MN.  Our Small Group Presenters were Rev. Brad Sjoquist, Jordan Adams, Tess DeRocher, Chris Hall, Gannon Hyland, Leila Vance, Andrew Pudewa, Michael Adkins, Mark Salisbury, Emily Lightfoot, and the Bishop Baraga Catholic School STEM team.    

Overall feedback was overwhelmingly positive. 
“Mr. Pudewa made his talk very interesting, comical, and tied together well with real life examples. His stories were interesting and tied in well with his main topic.”
“WOW! Powerful and right on” (Michael Adkins  Key Note Presentation) 
“STEM – fun engaging, and gave useful resources.”
“Best conference so far.”
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