2014-2015 Calendar


Chaplain’s Office, Church Relations, and RLC 

Major events schedule:

Aug 19Move in day
Aug 20Orientation Service, 11:30 a.m.
Aug 21Scholars meeting, noon to 1 p.m. SLTC 1st floor kitchen
Aug 22-24Orientation trips
Aug 28Sweet Indulgences, 6:00-7:00 p.m.—Worsham [Religious Life Welcome Week event]
Sep 2Student Affairs Activity Fair
Sep 2Mission Trip Exemplars, 12-1 p.m.
Sep 5-6UMYF Scholars Fall Retreat
Sep 5-6Service Scholars Retreat
Sep 15Bishop Mueller to preach at Chapel service
Sep 16Mission trip applications due
Sep 25Mission trip interview invitations sent
Sep 26-28Family Weekend
Sep 29-Oct 13Mission Trip Interviews
Oct 15Notification of acceptance for mission trips
Oct 16-17Hendrix Fall break
Oct 22Mission Trip deposit due
Nov 7-8Sophomore retreat
Nov 23Mission trip orientation—January trips
Dec 1Student Sunday
Jan 10-18Mission trips—Guatemala
Jan 12-15Perkins School of Youth Ministry
Jan 26Martin Luther King Worship Service
Feb 18 Ash Wednesday
Mar 6-8Veritas, Hot Springs
Mar 6-14Campus Kitty Week
Mar 8Mission trip orientation - Spring break trips
Mar 9UM Visit Day
Mar 23-27Hendrix Spring Break
Mar 29-Apr 4Holy Week
April 2Maundy Thursday Service
Apr 11-12UMYF Scholars Spring Retreat
Apr 17-19Alumni Weekend 
Apr 23Steel Hendrix/Wilson Lecture - Lauren Winner, speaker 
Apr 26Mission trip orientation - Summer trips 
May 4Volunteers Dinner
May 11Faculty Mission Trip Orientation, 11:45 a.m. 
May 15Baccalaureate Service, 6:00 p.m.
May 16Commencement
May 16-23Summer mission trips
May 30-June 5Faculty Mission Trip - San Francisco 
June 14-17Annual Conference


Regularly Scheduled Weekly Events:

  • Communion, Tuesday, 4:15 p.m. – 4:25 p.m., (Sep 9 - Dec 2; Jan 27 - April 28) 
  • Chapel, Monday, 6:30 p.m., (starting Sep 8) 
  • Leadership classes  (Sept 8, 22, 29 in Campbell) 5-6 p.m.
  • UMYF Monthly meetings: Sept 17, Oct 22, Dec 3 (W. Clark’s house), Feb 11, March 18, April 22 (W. Clark's house), all in SLTC 272 unless otherwise specified. 
  • Tuesday Talks, Tuesday, 12 p.m. –1 p.m. starting Sept 9 
  • Women's Bible Study:  Meets weekly for study, prayer, and breakfast with Rev. J.J. Whitney in the Miller Center Conference Room.  Fall semester, the study is for freshmen women and begins Tuesday, September 2nd.