2013 COLLEGE COUNCIL CONFERENCE

 

All conference events will be held at the Omni New Haven Hotel, unless noted otherwise. 

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

 

2:00 P.M.                                Conference and Hotel Registration

 

6:30 P.M.                                Reception and Awards Banquet

                                               

                                                Keynote Address by Ross G. Douthat

                                                Columnist for The New York Times and Author of Bad Religion

                                               

                                                Remarks by Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

 

9:30 A.M.                                Opening Session

                                               

                                                Continuing the Legacy of Father McGivney 

                                                Louis W. Barbour, Vice President of Membership Growth

 

                                                Virtue and Human Freedom

                                                Rev. Robert Spitzer, S.J., Ph.D., President, Magis Center for Reason and Faith  

 

12:45 P.M. – 3:20 P.M.           Breakout Sessions

 

  • Membership Recruitment, Engagement and Retention
  • Best Practices in Council Management
  • Excellence in Charity and Fraternity

 

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.             Chaplains Meeting

 

3:50 P.M.                                Lead Like a Knight: How to Win at College (and Life)

Michael V. Brewer, Supervisor, Young Adult Outreach 

                                                                                   

5:00 P.M.                                Visit to Knights of Columbus Museum, 1 State Street, New Haven

 

6:45 P.M.                                Vigil Mass

                                                St. Mary’s Church, 5 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven

 

8:00 P.M.                                Dinner & Film Screening

 

                                                Cosmic Origins: The Scientific Evidence for Creation

                                                Presented by Rev. Robert Spitzer, S.J., Ph.D.

 

9:45 P.M.                                Veneration of a Relic of Blessed John Paul II

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

                                               

7:30 A.M.                                Rosary

 

8:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.         Breakfast and Closing Session