Monday, August 26 - Thursday, August 29

4-7 pm Community Picnic - Sandgren Field (food provided)
8-9 am Check in and Luther Seminary 'info fair' - NW Atrium
9:00 am Opening Worship with Holy Communion - NW Chapel of the Cross
9:45 am Welcome, Overview, Vocation of a Christian Public Leader - NW 100
11:00 am Break
11:15 am - 1:15 pm Small Groups (boxed lunches provided) - various rooms in NW, BH and OCC.  You will learn your group assignment and meeting location when you check.

1:15 pm

1:30 pm Student Life @ Luther - NW 100
2:15 pm Small Groups
3:45 pm Break
4:00 pm Money Matters:  Hear nationally known speaker Nathan Dungan, learn about financial coaching, and have dinner on us.  OCC dining rooms and Lecture hall.  Sign up BELOW
8:00 am Food for Mind and Body - Breakfast in the Library including introduction to the Library: staff, features, services and more 
9:00 am Morning Prayer - NW Hall
  History and Community @ Luther Seminary - NW 100
10:30 am Break
10:45 Small Groups
12:00 noon Community Life Fair and Lunch - Olson Campus Center (outdoors weather permitting)
1:30 pm Degree and Curriculum overview  NW 100
2:30 pm Break NW Atrium
2:45 pm MA/MDIV Program Meetings Break out rooms announced
4:00 pm You Are Responsible: Financial Aid, record keeping, student business accounts  NW 100
4:35 pm Vespers - NW Chapel of the Cross
Day in Context:  visiting Christian Public Leaders throughout the Twin Cities
9:00 am Small groups - various rooms in NW, Stub and OCC
10:15 am Inter-group conversations
11:30 am Sending worship - NW Chapel of the Cross
Lunch available for purchase in The Eatery - Olson Campus Center
12:15-12:45 Student Employment at Luther Seminary  OCC Auxiliary Dining Room (bring your lunch)
1-5:30 pm Boundaries Workshop:  This is a requirement to be completed before the end of the student's first  academic year.  Take this during First Week - it really is the best time.  Sign up BELOW
1 pm and continues on Friday morning INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS ORIENTATION.  This is required of all new international students.  You will be contacted by the International Student and Scholar Affairs staff with more details.


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