Orientation - Spring 2017

 

Orientation – Spring 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

8:00-8:30 – Registration for MDiv, MAM, MA and STM students – Seminary Hall

8:30-9:00 – Hospitality Matters:  Welcome to this Community – Craig Chapel

  • The Rev. Dr. Kevin Miller, Director, Theological School Admissions
  • The Rev. Dr. Javier Viera, Dean of the Theological School

9:00-10:15 – Academic Matters: Life of the Mind – Seminary Hall 101

  • Dr. Melanie Johnson DeBaufre, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • MDiv and MA Breakout Groups
    • MDiv: The Rev. Dr. Tanya Linn Bennett, Associate Dean for Vocation and Formation – Room 101
    • MA: Dr. Morris Davis, MA Advisor – Room 205

10:15 – Break

10:15-11:15 – Academic Advising & Resource Room

  • Academic Advising – Room 101
  • Resource Room – Room 109
    • ATS New Student Survey – Sharon Williams
    • Campus Sustainability
    • Financial Aid
    • Public Safety
    • Registration
    • Student Accounts Office
    • University Technology

11:15-12:15 – Writing Test administered by Jennifer East Seminary Hall 101

12:15-1:30 – Lunch Gather in Atrium

12:15-1:30 – Informational Roundtables Atrium

  • Student Leadership and Experiential Learning Roundtables
  • Emily Cyrier, Director, Experiential Learning and Student Affairs
  • Carla Brady, Assistant Director of Student Engagement
  • Steph Mazzarella, Program Coordinator of Student Engagement
  • Student Representatives from TSA, BMC, GDRSA, Korean Caucus, SPECTRUM, TERRA, Theo Community Garden

1:30 – 2:30 – Library Tour with Dr. Jesse Mann, Theological Librarian – Meet in the Atrium

1:30 – 2:30 – Visit Student Accounts for Student IDs – Meet in the Atrium

2:30 – 3:00 – Tour of Seminary Hall – Meet in the Atrium

  • The Rev. Dr. Tanya Linn Bennett, Associate Dean for Vocation and Formation

3:00 – 4:00 – Community Matters: Telling Our Story – Room 101

4:00 – 4:45 – Spiritual Matters: A Service of Word and Table – Craig Chapel

  • The Rev. Dr. Kimberleigh Jordan, Director of Craig Chapel

5:00 – 6:00 – New Student Reception – Outside Chapel


Campus Map and Directions: http://www.drew.edu/MapsAndDirections/

Parking: If you are arriving by car, college freshmen may be moving into dormitories, severely limiting parking availability. You are advised to enter campus by the main Lancaster Road entrance off Madison Avenue. If you are stopped by Public Safety at the booth on Lancaster Road, please inform the officer that you are a student in the Theological School; you will be directed to the appropriate parking area in the Main Lot.