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Renaissance Module: UU Identity Renaissance Module (Online); April & May, 2020


Type of event: Training

UU Identity Renaissance Module

The UU Identity Renaissance module will be offered in an online format on Tuesdays, April 7, 14, 21, and 28, with the last session on May 12 (no session May 5), 1-3pm EST. 

Module Requirements

The UU Identity Renaissance module is an online learning experience comprised of five two-hour webinars with reading and other assignments for each session. Credit will be offered for full participation in the module. Full participation includes:

  • Online attendance at five two-hour sessions
  • Reading and reflection to prepare for each session 
  • Responses to Reflection Questions on the Discussion Forum after each session. 
  • Submission of final evaluation within a week of the ending of the module.

Goals of the Module 

The overall goals of this module are:

  • To gain an understanding of identity as a process of development across the lifespan which unfolds through an interplay of heritage, culture, and lived experiences
  • To learn how this process unfolds in youth raised as Unitarian​ Universalists and persons who came to the faith later in life
  • To identify ways to foster the process, specifically among Religious Education participants and generally among congregants
  • To explore the Unitarian Universalist Principles and Sources as part of identity development


  • The module will be led by Linnea Nelson and Austen Petersen.
  • Required Reading: UU Identity Reader
  • Register online today!
  • The registration deadline is March 24.  
  • Registration is limited to 15 participants and the fee is $175.