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News and Events of Interest for Campus Ministry and Those Who Support It

  • Be a Climate Justice Network Builder

    Connecting and inspiring an active community of UUs for environmental justice, spiritual renewal, and shared reverence for our Earth home. UU Ministry for Earth Seeks UU Young Adult for Climate Justice Network Manager Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth is seeking a young...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 7/1/2013
  • Sexuality Toolkit for Campus Ministers

    The Unitarian Universalist Association and United Church of Christ are offering a free workshop on sexuality for campus ministers before the National Campus Ministry Association ’s (NCMA) annual conference this summer. For details on the conference, and why you should attend,...
    By Kayla Parker | 5/10/2013
  • Leadership Con

    Earlier this month, from Friday, April 12th to Sunday, April 14th young adult leaders from across the country gathered at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock in Manhasset, NY for a leadership conference. Many were from the greater Metro NY area, with some...
    By Kayla Parker | 5/2/2013
  • Campus Ministry Annual Conference

    National Campus Ministry Association, a professional organization educating, encouraging, and equipping those engaged in the practice of ministry in higher education is holding it's annual conference in Atlanta, GA from July 10-12. The topic is Multi-Faith is the New Ecumenical...
    By Kayla Parker | 3/12/2013
  • After Being Protested by Westboro Baptist Church

    This insightful reflection is from Katie Carpenter, co-president of the Unitarian Universalist campus ministry group at Vassar about their visit from Westboro Baptist Church on February 28th. -Kayla The Westboro Baptist Church protested Vassar College February 28th, for...
    By Kayla Parker | 3/11/2013
  • True Fraternal Love

    This story is re-posted from Boston.com . – Ed. Emerson College fraternity members raise money for one brother’s gender reassignment surgery By Martin Finucane, Boston Globe Staff Members of an Emerson College fraternity are raising money so one of the fraternity brothers who is...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 2/27/2013
  • Vassar vs Westboro Baptist Church

    Some of you may have heard that the Westboro Baptist Church is coming to Vassar . You also might have heard about all the great organizing current Vassar students and alums are doing. What you likely didn't hear about is how the Unitarian Universalist Campus Ministry Group at...
    By Kayla Parker | 2/20/2013
  • New Slogan of Campus Ministry!

    We're getting a new set of UU campus ministry promotional materials! I know you all loved the flare-legged pants of our shadow folk that told everyone we are definitely in with the times and oh-so-fashionable - but we've run out and think it's time for some new materials. ; -)...
    By Kayla Parker | 2/19/2013
  • Hampton Roads UU Revival

    This blog has been reposted from Life's Too Short To Sing The Melody , with permission from The Rev. Andrew Millard . It describes an exciting UU revival taking place at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA. How great would it be if other campus-based revivals...
    By Kayla Parker | 2/7/2013
  • February Call: Spreading the Love

    As part of Standing on the Side of Love's 30 Days of Love campaign, and the Young Adult and Campus Ministry guide to the 30 Days, we'll reflect on what we can do to spread the love. Join us on this month's campus ministry community call on Sunday, February 10th at 8:30pm Eastern...
    By Kayla Parker | 2/5/2013
  • Create a Camp @ GA'13

    Covenant Children’s Camp @ GA'13: RFP To create an integrated religious experience for our children at our largest gathering as a faith community, the General Assembly Planning Committee seeks applications to provide the content and implementation of a day camp that engages...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 1/25/2013
  • January Call: Working the System

    Our first campus ministry community call of 2013 is this Sunday, January 6th at 9pm Eastern time . We will discuss how our campus ministry groups can most effectively operate within the academic institutions and Unitarian Universalist communities they operate within. Whether you...
    By Kayla Parker | 1/3/2013
  • Bridge Differences and Make a Difference Together

    Learn How to Lead the Conversation Interfaith Leadership Institutes (ILIs) are training events that equip undergraduate students, staff, faculty and administrators to be movement builders for interfaith action. You will return from the ILI with the tools to help transform your...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 1/3/2013
  • Unite in Service

    Bringing Relief to New Orleans The Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF), along with the Center for Ethical Living & Social Justice Renewal (CELSJR), is organizing a New Orleans relief effort , January 17 – 21, 2013 (Martin Luther King weekend). Here is what Rev. Meg Riley...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 12/19/2012
  • "Twas the night before finals" Poem

    I found this "Finals Poem" through a google search online , and just had to share. I am hoping it is as humorous and helpful to you in your finals as it has been to me in mine! - Ed. Twas the night before finals, And all through the college, The students were praying For last...
    By Kayla Parker | 12/7/2012
  • December Call- Build a Better Worship!

    Our third campus ministry community call of the 2012-2013 academic year is this Sunday, December 2nd at 9pm Eastern time . Whether you have been doing this work for years, have just begun, or are overwhelmed by the idea of beginning, we welcome you. We are student leaders, lay...
    By Shane Montoya | 11/30/2012
  • Voice Yourself

    Your Voice AND Your Vote Count In addition to deciding who serves as President of the United States for the next four years, the election tomorrow will decide ballot issues across the the country. If you think you aren't concerned you need to think again: some issues, such as...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 11/5/2012
  • Mobilize Your Vote with Social Media

    This post comes from OnlineCollegeCourses.com . Check out their graphic demonstrating how valuable sharing that you will vote is, and let us know in the comment section of this post if you plan to vote tomorrow! –Ed. Facebooking for Office: How Social Media Inspires Voters...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 11/1/2012
  • Testing, Testing

    Your Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries is updating its pages adding information on new resources and programs on uua.org ( click here for youth pages or here for young adult pages ). User testing ( learn more about user testing here ) will make our pages work better,...
    By Ted Resnikoff | 10/25/2012
  • November Call: New and Old UUs

    Our second campus ministry community call of the 2012-2013 academic year is this Sunday, November 4th at 9pm Eastern time . Whether you have been doing this work for years, have just begun, or are overwhelmed by the idea of beginning, we welcome you. We are student leaders, lay...
    By Kayla Parker | 10/24/2012

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