Calendar of Events for Faculty & Staff, 2017 - 2018
Ignatian Spiritual Exercises for Busy Persons
Learn about personally adapted Ignatian spiritual exercises for faculty and staff.
"Exercise" The Ignatian Way
All Faculty and Staff are welcome to attend one of three information sessions and to hear from colleagues who found peace through The Ignatian Spiritual Exercises for Busy Persons.
If you wish to learn more about the practical and personal options available for engaging in Ignatian Spiritual Exercises, please stop by one of our information sessions or contact Fr. Roche for a private meeting: 310.258.8695 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about Ignatian spiritual exercises, please visit our introductory page: Spiritual Exercises.
The Ignatian Spiritual Exercises for Busy Persons is available to all faculty and staff at LMU.
A Guided Tour of Stained Glass Windows in Sacred Heart Chapel
Wednesday, September 20, 12:10 - 12:40pm.
With Fr. Randy Roche as guide, view the windows behind the wall, in the back of the chapel, learn the history of the collection, the meaning of symbols, and where the various Jesuit university seals are located.
Please let us know if you will attend so that we can plan how best to arrange the tour. Call 88695 or email email@example.com.
LMU History: Diversity for 100 Years and More
Tuesday, September 12, 2:00-3:00pm
Did you know that LMU contributed dirt for the construction of Silicon Beach? Faculty and Staff are welcome to attend a PowerPoint presentation by Randy Roche, SJ, covering some fascinating details of LMU's History that relate directly with our present awareness of the values of diversity.
The Center for Ignatian Spirituality is a co-sponsor of the event with Human Resources. Please register either by contacting HR or replying to 88695 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Guided Visit for faculty and staff to the Ballona Wetlands
Friday, October 6, 12:30 - 4:00pm.
John Dorsey, Professor of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science, and Phillipa Drennan, Professor of Biology and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, have many years of experience working with and on behalf of the Ballona Wetlands, and are experts on all aspects of the limited-access preserve.
For those who register, the Center for Ignatian Spirituality (email@example.com) will organize rides for those who wish, provide directions, and arrange for box lunches. A windbreaker, head-covering and dark glasses are helpful accessories.
You may register by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310.338.1806.
The Student Memorial Sculpture: Meaning and Emotions
Wednesday, October 25, 12:30 – 1:00pm
Will Pupa, Artist in Residence and creator of the life-size bronze sculpture "Ad Astra per Aspera" will give an on-site presentation for faculty and staff. The beautiful memorial celebrates the lives of students who have died, and honors them.
We invite registration so that we can send a reminder and directions the day before: email email@example.com or call 310.338.1806.
Pre-Christmas Musical Luncheons
Thursday, November 30 and Tuesday, December 5, 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Join with faculty and staff from throughout the campus who gather for a celebratory luncheon accompanied by seasonal music. The shared experience includes prayer, song and a brief Scriptural reflection as fitting preparation for the coming holidays. Each of these luncheons is a separate event following the same format.
Musical Refreshment in Sacred Heart Chapel
12/7 and 12/12, Noon – 12:30pm
The Center for Ignatian Spirituality invites students, faculty, staff and all interested friends to enjoy a restful pause in the last two weeks of the semester.
Last updated: 11/14/2017