Service and the Mission
March 2011 Newsletter

Service Rooted in Justice and Love

Watch a short video on the importance of service inside and outside the classroom.

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Mission: Possible

Gonzaga University

?Mission: Possible? is an alternative spring break program at Gonzaga University that promotes knowledge of various cultures and traditions in 10 locations across the United States.

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Service Learning

Highlighted Term

Service learning is an integral part of Ignatian pedagogy, meaning to be fully prepared to find one's place in a rapidly changing global society and experience in the world, including the local community.

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An Ignatian Day Planner

Featured Resource

This handsomely bound, undated planner is ideal for faculty, staff and students alike. Its pages include quotes, illustrations and a weekly reflection for 52 weeks.

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Monthly Reflection

"Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy." - Thich Nhat Hanh

(Photo to right by Keith Klenowski.)

More reflections can be found in the book, Creating Privileged Moments.

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Conference Highlights

Lilly Fellows Program, regional conference
Benedictine University, Lisle, Ill., April 16. Read more.

Loyola University Department of Pastoral Counseling
Spring conference on religion and spirituality
Loyola University, Baltimore, April 15-16. Read more.

National Catholic Educational Association national conference
New Orleans, April 26-28. 

View a schedule of all conferences.


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