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  •  June 1-June 7, 2015

    Friday, May. 29, 2015

    June 1-June 7, 2015

    Blessing and Commissioning for All Graduating Students, (Undergrads and Graduate Students)
    Next Sunday, June 7th at the 6 and 9p.m. Liturgies
    This is a very special moment that we share each year, honoring our soon-to-be graduates with a blessing sending them forth with our love and gratitude.  ALL graduating students are encouraged to attend and revel in this annual tradition. For the first time this year, we will be including this at BOTH the 6 and 9p.m. liturgies.

    Other opportunities:
    Ecumenical Bible Study
    Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Campus Ministry
    Join us as we continue a Quarter-long Study of the Book of Acts. Bibles and snacks provided! All are welcome. For more information contact Rev. Laura Brekke or Hope Titus.

    Zen Mindfulness Meditation
    Wednesdays during weeks 1-10, 5:15-6:10 p.m., Multifaith Sanctuary, St. Joseph Hall
    Take a moment to meditate with others and learn about Zen sitting meditation. No experience is required. Come when you can; leave when you must.

    Apply to participate:
    Washington to Washington Program Application
    One spot remaining!
    The Washington to Washington program is an experience that allows you to work for justice with a small group of SCU students in a local community. An integral part of the program is the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice in Washington, DC (November 7-9), the largest annual gathering of young adults from Jesuit institutions. More details can be found on the application, linked above. For more information or questions, please contact Matt Smith.

    Parliament of World Religions
    October 15-19, 2015, Salt Lake City, UT
    Applications still open
    The Parliament is the premiere gathering place for the global interfaith movement, where 10,000 global and religious leaders, grassroots activists, and practitioners from 50 traditions and more than 80 countries work to achieve a more peaceful, just, and sustainable world. Apply today to be part of our SCU delegation! Contact Rev. Laura Brekke for more inforamation.

    Apply to Lead the First Year Retreat
    Applications Open Now!
    October 16-18 (Retreat)
    This is a retreat specifically geared towards first year students that invites retreatants to reflect on the themes of Belonging, Believing, and Becoming. This is a fantastic way to help first year students engage with their faith as well as contemplate their place here at Santa Clara. Applications for student leader positions are available to rising sophomores and juniors. Find more information on the Campus Ministry website or contact Charlotte Coe or Victor Lemus.

    Apply to Lead Fall Search 2015
    Crew Applications are due Friday, 5/22
    Take advantage of the opportunity to give back to an awesome community of Searchers! Apply here. Find more information on the Campus Ministry website or contact Charlotte Coe or Victor Lemus.

    Magis/World Youth Day
    July 15-31, 2016, Krakow, Poland
    Campus Ministry plans to send a delegation of SCU students to next year’s Magis/World Youth Day--two related events that draw together Catholic youth from around the world. The application process will open in the fall of 2015, but we encourage you to review and complete this short form now for general information and to express your interest. For questions, please contact Victor Lemus.

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