2013-2014 Calendar


Chaplain’s Office, Church Relations, and RLC 

Major events schedule:

Aug 20Move in day
Aug 21Orientation Service, 11:30 a.m.
Aug 22Floor KitchenstScholars mgt., noon to 1 p.m. SLTC 1
Aug 23-25Orientation trips
Aug 29Sweet Indulgence, 6:00-7:00 p.m.—Worsham [Religious Life Welcome Week event]
Aug 30Student Affairs Activity Fair
Sep 5Mission Trip Extravaganza
Sep 6UMC, Conway stUMYF Scholar’s Orientation dinner and meeting. 1
Sep 13-14Service Scholars Retreat
Sep 16Bishop Mueller to preach at Chapel service
Sep 17Mission trip applications due
Sep 21-22Fall Retreat--UMYF Scholars, Camp Tanako
Sep 25Mission trip interview invitations sent
Sep 27-29Family Weekend
Sep 30-Oct 15Mission Trip Interviews
Oct 16Notification of acceptance for mission trips
Oct 17-18Hendrix Fall break-
Oct 23Mission Trip deposit due
Nov 1-2Sophomore retreat
Nov 15-17Exploration—Denver, CO
Nov 24Mission trip orientation—January trips
Dec 1Student Sunday
Jan 11-18Mission trips—Dominican Republic
Jan 13-16Perkins School of Youth Ministry
Jan 27Martin Luther King Worship Service
Feb 14Preaching Workshop— Lauren Winner
Feb 17/19Marriage and Family Conference Forum
Feb 28-Mar 2Veritas, Rogers
Feb 28-Mar 2Spring Retreat—UMYF (Friday-Sunday)
Mar 7-15Campus Kitty Week
March 5Ash Wednesday
March 9Spring Break mission trip orientation
March 10UM Visit Day
March 20Steel Hendrix/Willson Lecture,  Walter Brueggeman, speaker
Mar 24-28Hendrix Spring Break
April 4-6Alumni Weekend
Apr 13-19Holy Week
April 17Maundy Thursday Service
April 27Summer Mission trip orientation
May 5Volunteers Dinner
May 16Baccalaureate Service, 6:00 p.m.
May 17Commencement
May 18-25Summer mission trips
June 20-22Annual Conference--Rogers


Regularly Scheduled Weekly Events:

  • Communion, Tuesday, 4:15 p.m. – 4:25 p.m., (Sep 3 - Dec 3; Jan 28 - April 29) 
  • Chapel, Monday, 6:30 p.m., (starting Sep 9) 
  • Leadership classes  (Sept 9 – Sept 23 in Campbell) 
  • UMYF Monthly meetings: Sept 18, Oct 9, Dec 4 (W. Clark’s house), Feb 19, March 19, April 16 all in SLTC 272 unless otherwise specified. 
  • Tuesday Talks, Tuesday, 12 p.m. –1 p.m. starting Sept 10