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First Week 2015 will have several sessions simulcast via Adobe Connect or YouTube.   The links will be provided in the detail schedule as they become available.

FIRST WEEK (Sample schedule)

Below is a sample schedule and not the final schedule for 2015.  It is shown to give you an idea of topics, days and activities you might expect during First Week.

5:00 pm Welcome Picnic - Olson Campus Center For you and your family, hosted by Student Council
8:00 am Check in and Info Fair - Northwestern Hall Atrium Visit with seminary staff who can answer your logistical questions about seminary life
9:00 am Opening Worship with Holy Communion   
9:45 am

Community Life *

Explore your rights, responsibilities and community opportunities as a student at Luther
11:45 am Lunch - Olson Campus Center Join a group of new and returning students to explore common interests.
1:00 pm

Smart Seminary Economics 101 *

3:45 pm

Financial Aid *

Learn details about financing your education
9:00 am Worship - morning prayer  
9:30 am

Spiritual Life *

How will you enhance your spiritual life while in seminary?
12:00 noon Lunch Eat lunch with the leaders and students with whom you’ll spend Wednesday exploring Vocation
1:00 pm

Intellectual Life *

Find resources for academic success and meet with leaders for your degree program
 4:45 pm  Worship - evening prayer  

8:30 am – 4:30 pm      Vocation: Day in Context

Join with a small group to meet Christian Public Leaders living out their callings in particular contexts.

9:00 am Day in Context Debrief Debrief your day and hear stories of other groups’ encounters
11:00 am Worship  
12:00 noon Lunch Meet your faculty cohort mentor and other cohort members in your fall Learning Leader course
1:00 pm Emotional Life: Boundaries Workshop

A Boundary Workshop is a degree requirement. This is a good time to complete this workshop!



Sign up for First Week 2015 :  Link available at a later date



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