Calendar of Events for Faculty & Staff, 2018 - 2019
FEELING STRESSED? BE BLESSED! PRACTICAL PRACTICES FOR A BUSY LIFE
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Ann Cortez, who has gone through the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises and is a big fan of Ignatian Spirituality, has found some practical and very helpful adaptations for her busy life as a mother and an Accounting Manager in the Controller’s Office. She will share a few specific practices with those who attend an informal brown-bag lunch.
The session will last under an hour, beginning at 12 noon.
To join this event, which will be held in the Jesuit Community, please reply to email@example.com or call X88695.
Pre-Christmas Musical Luncheons, Nov. 29 & Dec. 4
Thursday, November 29 and Tuesday, December 4, 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.
Space is limited: Please reserve a seat by calling 81806, or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Weekend Retreat for Faculty and Staff, Feb. 1-3, 2019
A Once-a-Year Opportunity
“Practical Ignatian Themes for Our Lives and Work” with Randy Roche, SJ and Wayne Negrete, SJ
Friday evening, Feb. 1 to Sunday Noon, Feb. 3.
The primary feature is personal time for reflection, with supporting presentations on Ignatian perspectives and sharing of insights by participants.
No cost; private rooms at the Mary and Joseph Center; spouses/partners welcome.
For more information, please contact the Center for Ignatian Spirituality: 88695, email@example.com
Lenten Lunch for Faculty & Staff, TBA
A Lenten Lunch for Faculty and Staff
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310.338.1806.
Urban Ecology and Care for Creation: A Tour of Ballona Discovery Park, TBA
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 email@example.com or calling 81806.