Friday, January 26th (link)
|11:15 am||MEDITATION, MINDFULNESS, & MIND-BODY-SPIRIT PRACTICES Allee Chapel|
Join us for this learning and practice group on Fridays at 11:15 - noon in Allee Chapel (except during breaks). Sessions enfold seated and movement-based meditation from diverse Eastern and Western approaches. Includes contemplative wisdom for everyday life. Come for increased calm, compassion, resiliency, stress reduction, and ability to be more skillful with difficult emotions. Led by certified instructor (CQE). Students, faculty, staff, and townspeople welcome.
~Sponsored by Chaplain & Spiritual Life
|11:30 am-12:30 pm||Career Bootcamp Personal Statement /Cover letter Workshop Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons|
The Berry Career Institute and the Writing Studio are hosting a workshop on creating personal statements and cover letters on Friday, Jan 26 from 11:30 am - 12;30 pm in Hall-Perrine, TC. Whether you are applying to graduate programs or for a career, you will need a personal statement or cover letter. It must effectively and concisely describe who you are and why you are suited for your intended path, and also demonstrate your writing skills - this can make or break your application! Bring your lunch and learn the ins-and-outs of crafting your story and the best format in which to share it. LinkedIn headshots will also be offered from 12:30 - 12:45 p.m. or immediately following the session close.
|12:00 pm||MONASTIC (Block Break) Retreat - rsvp deadline Jan 26|
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to join the chaplain for spiritual retreat at New Melleray Abbey, a Trappist Monastery near Dubuque. Includes silent reflection and centering prayer, sacred reading, the peace of monks chanting the psalms, a taste of monastic culture, and more. Limited space. Sign up deadline: Noon on Jan 26th. Departs Wed, Feb. 7th @ 1p.m. Return to campus by noon on Friday.
For more information and to rsvp contact cquehl-engel.
~Sponsored by The Chaplain & Spiritual Life Office
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