Friday, January 20

12-5pm Arrival and Welcome

6:00pm Dinner
Bob Thomas Student Union - St. Francis of Assisi Cafeteria

8:00pm Meet and Greet
Saint John Paul II Hall Lobby
Business Casual

Saturday, January 21

8:00am Mass
Saint Joseph Hall 3rd Floor Chapel
Business Professional

9:00am Breakfast
Henkels Academic Building - 3rd Floor East Lobby

9:30am Opening
“Solidarity, Learning, Leadership”
Demetree Lecture Hall
Vice President Peter Liffrig, Treasurer Stephen Akers

10:00am Council Presentations - 20 minutes each, open to questions

12:00pm Lunch
Bob Thomas Student Union - Outside Patio

1:00pm Keynote and Discussion
"Catholic Identity, Ex Corde Ecclesiae, and Academics"
Dr. Seana Sugrue
Canizaro Library Chapel

  • What challenges do we face as Catholic leaders, as students and beyond, and how can we help to solve them?
  • How can we help our respective schools stay true to our Catholic identity?
  • How can we promote academic research and ideas on campus?

2:00pm Discussion
"Campus Life and Culture"
Secretary Philip Rhein
Canizaro Library Classroom 155

  • What is your campus culture like?
  • How does your government help to foster community on campus?
  • How does your athletics program enhance or affect campus culture?

2:45pm Presentation and Discussion
Dr. Sherry Dellinger - University of Dallas

3:30pm Discussion
"Student Government: Structures and Projects"
Zach Crockett, Advisor to the Council

  • How do you interact with clubs and campus groups?
  • What can we do to improve life on our campuses?

4:15pm Special Topics
"Champions of Charity" - Andrew Nussbaum '17
"Krakow" - Joe and Corinne MacDonald

4:50pm Break

5:00pm Discussion
"The Network Moving Forward"
Treasurer Stephen Akers

  • How do you see The Network benefiting Catholic schools?

6:00pm Dinner with the Reps
Bob Thomas Student Union - Private Dining Room

8:00pm Social Event in Naples
University of Dallas

Sunday, January 22

8:00am Mass in Latin (Missals will be available)
Ave Maria Oratory

9:00am Brunch and Final Remarks
Bob Thomas Student Union - Conference Room

10:00am Clam Pass Trip (optional)
Beach Attire

All Day Departures