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J. David Edwards, Executive Director of JNCL-NCLIS,                        Steve Brocke from CSCTFL stands with Sen. Ben Nelson
with Steve Brocke (seated) from CSCTFL
.                                           (D-NE).                 
 


Sen. Ben Nelson (D-NE) and Marlene Knobbe, Vice
President of the Nebraska International Language
Association (NILA).

JNCL-NCLIS RECEPTION ON CAPITOL HILL
AUGUST 2005 IN THE RUSSELL SENATE CAUCUS ROOM


 

                          
Dave Edwards stands with Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ) during the                Rep. Sam Farr (D-CA) engages in conversation with
reception on Capitol Hill.                                                                         Ann Fountain, President of SWCOLT from 1996 to           
                                                                                                                1999.                                    

                       
Rep. Sam Farr (D-CA), J. David Edwards, Executive Director                Rep. Farr chats with Dr. Michael Conniff, Director of
of JNCL-NCLIS, and Rebecca Kline, Past President of JNCL-                  Global Studies at San Jos
é University.
NCLIS, chat during the reception on Capitol Hill.

                       
  Participants await coming activities at the reception.                           From left to right: Dr. Conniff, Rep. Farr, and
                                                                                                                Dave Edwards at the Reception on Capitol Hill in the
                                                                                                                Russell Senate Caucus Room.

                       
Ann Copland, Senior Executive and Legislative Assistant                       Sen. Daniel Akaka (D-HI) delivers a speech.
for Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS), speaks at the JNCL-
NCLIS reception.

LEGISLATIVE DAY AND DELEGATE ASSEMBLY 2002

                            
Dave Edwards and Kristen Poore,                Dave Edwards and Becky Kline                     Rep. Sam Farr (D-CA) gives a talk
former JNCL-NCLIS Office Manager,            share a laugh at the reception.                    at the 2002 event.
at the 2002 Delegate Assembly.

                         
Dave Edwards and his staff at Delegate Assembly.                            Becky Kline delivers a speech during  Delegate Assembly.
                                                                                                          

                                                         
Christy Brown of Glastonbury Public                                                    Ann Copland, a member of Sen. Thad Cochran's staff, Schools gives a presentation during                                                    speaks to participants of the day's events.
Delegate Assembly activities. 
 

DELEGATE ASSEMBLY MARCH 2001

 

                          
From left to right: Helene Zimmer-Loew, Executive                              From left to right: Jane Abrate, Executive Director
Director of AATG;  Lynn Sandstedt, former Executive                          of AATF; Jean-Pierre Piriou, Past President of AATF; former Director of AATSP and President of JNCL-NCLIS;                     and Helene Zimmer-Loew, Executive Director of AATG.   Krista Wark, JNCL staff member; and Lauren Rudd, former                                            
President of the Association of Teachers of Japanese (ATJ).

                             
From left to right: Phyllis Van Buren from the Minnesota                         From left to right: Lynn Sandstedt, Lauren Rudd,
Council on the Teaching of Languages and Cultures                               former president of ATJ and Scott McGinnis, past
(MCTLC); Diane Ging from the Central States Conference                      president  of the Chinese Language Teachers
on the Teaching of Foreign Language (CSCTFL); and                             Association (CLTA).
Jody Thrush, executive director of CSCTFL.

                              
JNCL Board of Directors at the 2001 Delegate                                      Lynn Sandstedt, former JNCL-NCLIS President and
Assembly.                                                                                               Laura Rudd, former President of ATJ, enjoy their meal 
                                                                                                               at Delegate Assembly.

LEGISLATIVE DAY AND DELEGATE ASSEMBLY 2000

                             
From left to right: Dave Edwards; Ed Scebold, Executive                     JNCL staff members Krista Wark and Kristin Poore
Director of the American Council on the Teaching of                             pose together at Delegate Assembly.
Foreign Languages (ACTFL); Lynn Sandstedt, JNCL
president at the time; and Ray Clifford, Provost of
the Defense Language Institute (DLI).

                                
Delegates from the Central States Conference                                    In front, Helene Zimmer-Loew sits with the then-president
on the Teaching of Foreign Language (CSCTFL).                                 of AATG. Bob Ludwig, Executive Director of the New
                                                                                                              York Association of Foreign Language Teachers
                                                                                                              (NYSAFLT), sits behind them.

                               
Lynn Sandstedt, then-president of JNCL, holds up                              From left to right: Phyllis Van Buren (MCTLC); Martin
a JNCL-NCLIS brochure during one of his presentations.                    Smith (FLENJ); and Marty Abbott (FLAVA).

                                           
Ralph Hines, Director of International Programs                                   Dan Davidson of ACTR delivers a talk.
at the Department of Education, speaks while
Candace Katz from the National Endowment from
the Humanities and Ed Collier, look on.

LEGISLATIVE DAY AND DELEGATE ASSEMBLY 1999

                                                     
Ann Fountain, then-president of SWCOLT and                                             Marsha Spielberg, Foreign Language Coordinator
Cathie Hodges, Executive Director of the                                                     from Georgia, delivers a talk.
Alliance for Language Learning, pose with
Sen. John Edwards (D-NC).
 

                                      
Ann Fountain poses with Congressman Bob                                                 Audrey Cornia, former Executive Director of
Ethelridge (D-NC).                                                                                         SWCOLT, stands with a congressional staff
                                                                                                                      member for Sen. Pete Domenici.

                                       
From left to right: Sharon Rapp (Arkansas), Sen.                                        From left to right: Cindy Cisneros, congressional
Thad Cochran, and Ann Fountain, then-president                                       staff member to Leon Panetta; Becky Kline from
of SWCOLT.                                                                                                  NECTFL; and Phyllis Thomson from the Texas
                                                                                                                      Foreign Language Association.


JNCL-NCLIS Executive Committee 1996-2000: Ray Verzasconi (PNCFL),
Valorie Babb (CSCTFL), J. David Edwards (JNCL-NCLIS), Lynn Sandstedt
(JNCL-NCLIS President, AATSP), and Nancy Rhodes (JNCL-NCLIS Secretary,
NNELL).

RECEPTION FOR  SEN. PAUL SIMON'S (R-VT) RETIREMENT, 1996


Senator Paul Simon with JNCL-NCLIS members and staff.

CAPITOL HILL RECEPTION FOR  SEN. ROBERT STAFFORD'S (R-VT)
RETIREMENT, 1994

                                                                        
Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) chats with                                                                   Sen. Robert Stafford (D-CT) at his retirement           
some guests at the reception.                                                                          reception on Capitol Hill.                                             
                                                                                                                        

                                                     
Ted Crump, Chief Interpreter at the National                                                  Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) speaks with some
Institutes of Health.                                                                                         of the guests at the Reception.

                                                    
Sen. Jesse Helms (R-NC) converses with one of                                               Sen. Robert Stafford (D-CT) talks with his wife
his staff members as Sen. Charles Percy (R-IL)                                                and Rep. James Jeffers (R-VT).
looks on.   

                                  
Sen. Jesse Helms (R-NC) chats with JNCL-NCLIS                                          Sens. Stafford and Helms, along with Mrs. Stafford,
Executive Director J. David Edwards.                                                            chat with Dave Edwards during the reception.

                                           
Leon Panetta, left, White House Chief of Staff                                            Right to left: Leon Panetta and Sen. Chris Dodd have
to President Bill Clinton, chats with Sen. Chris Dodd                                     a laugh as the reception's guest of honor, Sen.
(D-CT) and Sen. Charles Percy (R-IL).                                                          Robert Stafford, takes the microphone.


Senator Charles Percy (R-IL), Representative Leon Panetta (D-CA),
Representative James Jeffords (R-VT), Senator Claiborne Pell (D-NY),
Senator Orrin Hatch (R-NC), Clifford Edelman (USED), and Senator
(D-CT) and Mrs. Robert Stafford.
 

LEGISLATIVE DAY AT THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CLUB (LATE 1990s)

                                                          
Participants of Legislative Day converse.                                                    Jody Thrust (left) talks with Becky Kline.

                                         
From left to right: Yu-Lan Lin, President of MaFLA;                                     Liz Hoffman, then-president of AATG, sits with Helene
Ray Verzasconi from Pacific Northwest Council on                                       Zimmer-Loew.
Foreign Languages, Lynn Sandstedt, then-president
and Phyllis Dragonis, from Massachusetts.                                             
 


Marty Abbott and Becky Kline.

LEGISLATIVE DAY AND  DELEGATE ASSEMBLY, EARLY 1990s

 

                       
Sen. Paul Simon (D-IL), poses with Fred Jenkins, Executive                   Sen. Byron L. Dorgan (D-ND) poses with Valorie
Director of the American Association of Teachers of French                   Babb, former JNCL Vice President.
(AATF).

                             
From left to right: Richard Brod, former JNCL president,                       Sen. Paul Simon (D-IL) poses with Christine Brown
Rep. Norman Dicks (D-WA), and Elizabeth Wells from the                        from Glastonbury, CT Schools at the Capitol    Association of Departments of Foreign Languages (ADFL).                     Hill  Reception.
                                      

                                 
Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT), left, watches fellow Sen.                                     From left to right: Lisa Holekamp, former Executive
Claiborne Pell (D-RI) deliver a talk. Pell was also                                        Director of  NECTFL; Georg Steinmayer, former
Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Health,                                  President of both AATG and MaFLA; and Rep.
Education, Labor, and Human Services.                                                     James Jeffords (R-VT).

                         
Sen. Paul Simon (D-IL) delivers a                Rep. James Jeffords (R-VT) delivers             Dave Edwards and Rep. Norm Dicks
speech on Legislative Day.                         a speech.                                                       chat in the Mansfield Room of the
                                                                                                                                           US Capitol.

                                       
Madeline Kunin, former Deputy                  From left to right: Helene Zimmer-Loew,          Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) at
Secretary of Education, delivers                director of the American Association of            Legislative Day.
a speech at Delegate Assembly.                Teachers of German (AATG); Rep. Norm                                                                
                                                                    Dicks (D-WA), chairman of the House
                                                                    Interior and Environment Appropriations
                                                                    Subcommittee; and Jon Strolle, professor  
                                                                    at the Monterey Institute for International
                                                                    Studies. 

                                
Senator Patty Murray, her daughter, and C. Edward                            J. David Edwards and Deputy Assistant Secretary of
Scebold.                                                                                                  Education Madeline Kumin.


J. David Edwards and Julia Inman (JNCL) with Congressional
staff.

MEETINGS DURING THE 1980s

                 
Chairman of House Budget Committee Leon Panetta                     Rep. Leon Panetta and Sen. Chris Dodd.
(seated) and House Majority Leader Tom Foley (D-WA).

                  
Clockwise: Sen. Alan Cranston (D-CA), Sen. Paul Tsongas                G. Richard Tucker (CAL) and Richard I. Brod (President,
(D-MA), C. Edwards Scebold (Executive Director, AATF),                  JNCL-NCLIS).
Rep. Leon Panetta, Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI).

           
Clockwise: Richard Thompson (USED), John Clark (CAL), G.           G. Richard Tucker (President, CAL) and James E. Alatis
Richard Tucker CAL), James E. Alatis (President, JNCL/NCLIS).     (President, JNCL-NCLIS).

           
Clockwise: Dr. Rose Lee Hayden (President, NCFLIS),                 Senator J. William Fulbright and Rep. Leon Panetta.
Sen. J. William Fulbright, Richard I. Brod (MLA/ADFL), C.
Edward Scebold (ACTFL).

       
Rep. Leon Panetta and Rep. Tom Coleman (R-MS)                    Sen. J. William Fulbright and Rep. Leon Panetta


      
Assistant Secretary of Education for Postsecondary Ken          Sen. J. William Fulbright, Rep. Leon Panetta, and Rep. James 
Whitehead and JNCL-NCLIS President James E. Alatis              Oberstar (D-MN) at the JNCL-NCLIS Foreign Language Education 
                                                                                                   Week Luncheon

 

 

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