Events

Calendar of Events for Faculty & Staff, 2018 - 2019

GOOD PRACTICES FOR MANAGING BAD NEWS

 

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Fr. Randy Roche, SJ, director of the Center for Ignatian Spirituality, will provide input and guide an interactive session on how we can manage the distress of continually disturbing information that affects us while we go about work and daily life.

The Center for Ignatian Spirituality is a co-sponsor of the event with Human Resources.

Please register by contacting HR or by replying to ignacio@lmu.edu or 88695.

 

 

Lenten Lunch for Faculty & Staff

Cross made of palm branch of wood background

 

 

A Lenten Lunch for Faculty and Staff

THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2019, 12:00 p.m.

All Faculty and Staff are welcome to a luncheon that will offer a peaceful experience of conversation, music, reflection and prayer as a welcome communal pause from our daily occupations.

Ash Wednesday is March 6. To those who register for the luncheon before that date, we will send a booklet: “Daily Reflections for Lent.” Copies will be available at the luncheon, as well.

To register, or for further information, please email ignacio@lmu.edu or call 310.338.1806.

 

 

Meeting Christ in Prayer

Book cover

Thursday, March 7, 2019 – Saturday, May 4, 2019

This is a 9-week retreat program for faculty and staff based upon the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. It includes daily prayer exercises, journaling, and a weekly evening faith sharing session on Skype. Program is limited to 6 participants.

For more information, please contact Fr. Wayne Negrete, SJ, at (310) 338-6170 or wnegrete@lmu.edu

“UNSOCIAL MEDIA:” DEALING WITH THE “UNCULTURE” OF OUR TIMES

 

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

An interactive session with Fr. Randy Roche, SJ, director of the Center for Ignatian Spirituality. An opportunity for participants to deal with underlying anxiety and irritation that diminishes our proper care for ourselves and others.

The Center for Ignatian Spirituality is a co-sponsor of the event with Human Resources. Please register by contacting HR or by replying to ignacio@lmu.edu or 88695.

 

 

Urban Ecology and Care for Creation: A Tour of Ballona Discovery Park

FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Presidential Professor Eric Strauss, Executive Director of LMU’s Center for Urban Resilience and Lisa Fimiani, the Program Director of CURes, will guide LMU faculty and staff on a tour of Ballona Discovery Park. The park is a two-acre native garden and wildlife habitat right below the bluff, that serves as an outdoor laboratory and a place for individual and communal reflection.

Please RSVP by emailing ignacio@lmu.edu or calling 81806.