Student Life

Divinity School Annual Robe Day

Friday, January 17, 2014 - 10:00am to 8:00pm
Divinity Student Lounge & Divinity Bookshop Hallway
Office of Student and Community Life

The Divinity Bookshop, the Office of Student and Community Life at Duke Divinity School, and Abbot Hall manufacturing company will sponsor "Annual Robe Day" in which students, faculty, staff, and the public can buy clerical, academic, and judicial robes. Abbot Hall representatives will be at the event to take measurements and take custom orders.

'Milites Christi' Weekly Reflection Group

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
0044 Langford Building
Alexis Arzuaga (alexis.arzuaga@duke.edu)

"Milites Christi," a student organization at Duke Divinity School, will hold a lunchtime conversation open to students, faculty, and staff. The group holds conversations to advance the interests of prospective, current, and former service members, their families, and those interested in veterans' issues in the church, world, and the academy.

The primary aim is to develop a pastoral response to the problems of war and peace based on a fundamental conviction that God directs people toward peaceful resolution of conflict.

Participants may bring their lunches.

'Milites Christi' Weekly Reflection Group

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
0044 Langford Building
Alexis Arzuaga (alexis.arzuaga@duke.edu)

"Milites Christi," a student organization at Duke Divinity School, will hold a lunchtime conversation open to students, faculty, and staff. The group holds conversations to advance the interests of prospective, current, and former service members, their families, and those interested in veterans' issues in the church, world, and the academy.

The primary aim is to develop a pastoral response to the problems of war and peace based on a fundamental conviction that God directs people toward peaceful resolution of conflict.

Participants may bring their lunches.

'Milites Christi' Weekly Reflection Group

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
0044 Langford Building
Alexis Arzuaga (alexis.arzuaga@duke.edu)

"Milites Christi," a student organization at Duke Divinity School, will hold a lunchtime conversation open to students, faculty, and staff. The group holds conversations to advance the interests of prospective, current, and former service members, their families, and those interested in veterans' issues in the church, world, and the academy.

The primary aim is to develop a pastoral response to the problems of war and peace based on a fundamental conviction that God directs people toward peaceful resolution of conflict.

Participants may bring their lunches.

"Axe of the Apostles" 2014 Kickoff Event

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:20pm
0016 Westbrook Building
Jennifer Moxley (jennifer.moxley@duke.edu)

The "Axe of the Apostles," the resident comedy improvisation group at Duke Divinity Schoool, will hold a 2014 kickoff event celebrating. The event is open to all students, faculty, and staff.

Mentoring for Ministry: Becoming Reconciled Reconcilers

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 12:20pm to 1:20pm
0014 Westbrook Building
stilley@div.duke.edu or acase@div.duke.edu

Duke Divinity School's Center for Reconciliation and the Anglican Episcopal House of Studies will hold a workshop entitled "Becoming Reconciled Reconcilers: Pursuing Peace Within and Beyond the Church," with Canon David Porter, director of reconciliation for the Archbishop of Canterbury.  This is part of the Mentoring for Ministry series held on each Thursday of the academic year.

All are welcome.

Alternative Christmas Market

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Divinity Refectory Hallway, Westbrook Building
Office of Student and Community Life

Duke Divinity School will host its 25th Annual Alternative Christmas Market featuring local artisans and fair trade vendors providing the school and university communities with alternative holiday gift options from among unique and well-crafted items.

The event is sponsored by Basin and Towel, a Divinity School student group, and the Office of Student and Community Life.

Divinity Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room
Office of Student and Community Life

The Divinity School Office of Student and Community Life and the Divinity Women's Center will hold their annual Thanksgiving dinner for students, faculty, and staff, and their families.

Turkey, trimmings, and beverages will be provided. Attendees are asked to bring a side dish, salad, or dessert to share.

Register by Nov. 17 at 5 p.m.

Basin & Towel "Deck the Halls" Holiday Event

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Westbrook Building Entrance (Pentecost Window)
Brye Rop (bryanell.rop@duke.edu) or Allison DeLargy (allison.delargy@duke.edu)

Basin and Towel, a Duke Divinity School student group, will hold "Deck the Halls," an event to decorate the Divinity School for the Christmas holiday. All Divinity School student groups, students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in the event, which will include singing carols in Goodson Chapel and holiday treats.

The group will also begin its annual "Angel Tree" project, which is a collaborative project between St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church in the Walltown community of Durham, N.C., and the Divinity School to provide less fortunate members of the community with free Christmas gifts. Anyone may select a paper angel off the Angel Tree, located at the Westrook Building entrance of the Divinity School, to buy a present.

"Angel Tree" Holiday Gift Project

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:30pm to Friday, December 13, 2013 - 5:00pm
Student Lounge hallway, 00 Level of Gray Building
Brye Rop (bryanell.rop@duke.edu) or Allison DeLargy (allison.delargy@duke.edu)

Basin and Towel, a Duke Divinity School student group, is sponsoring its annual "Angel Tree." The project between St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church in the Walltown community of Durham, N.C., and the Divinity School provides less fortunate members of the community with free Christmas gifts.

The Divinity Angel Tree is located in the Student Lounge hallway on the 00 Level of Gray Building. If interested in participating, select a paper angel hanging from the tree and then buy the items listed on it. The wrapped gifts should be left with the paper angels attached to the outside of the gifts and placed in the box marked “Angel Tree” in the Divinity Student Council Office by Dec. 13.

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