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Monday, May 01, 2006

ANTS Student E-News - Monday, May 1, 2006

- Study Breaks This Week

NEW
- Choir for Baccalaureate
- Journeys on the Hill Farewell Dinner - May 3
- Episcopal Worship This Thursday - May 4

TOMORROW
- Celebration of Faith, Health and Spirituality Ministries - May 2,
2006
- COMPLINE SERVICE ON MAY 2
- Final SA Meeting - May 2
- Agenda for 5/2 SA Meeting

REVIEW
- Student Association Election Results
- Seniors Breakfast - May 3

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Study Breaks This Week
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Hi Everyone,

Congratulations on being so close to finishing the semester! I know
you're tired as you go into this final stretch. I hope it will be
helpful to once again have the cafeteria open for studying. Beginning
on Monday May 1, the cafeteria will be open until 10 pm each night
through Thursday, May 4. I'll be asking Andy to put refreshments in the
cafeteria beginning on Tuesday night.

I hope that during this time of stress you can keep your eyes on the
goal of ministry that your hard work will lead to. I know that you will
be a blessing to many in your future work. May that knowledge sustain
you through the long nights of reading, writing, and studying.

Take good care,

Nancy

Dr. Nancy Nienhuis
Dean of Students and Community Life

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Choir for Baccalaureate
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We are recruiting singers for the Baccalaureate Service on Friday, May
19.

Come this Wednesday, May 3, 11:50-12:15. Key rehearsal will be that
Friday at the church, 6pm.

We'll add another weekday rehearsal if needed. For more info contact
Burns at bstanfield@hds.harvard.edu OR 617-285-0039.

Burns Stanfield

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Journeys on the Hill Farewell Dinner - May 3
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Wednesday, May 3
5:00-7:00 p.m. in the ANTS Cafeteria.

An interfaith dinner sponsored by Journeys on the Hill.

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Episcopal Worship This Thursday - May 4
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Thursday, May 4
1:00 p.m. on Colby Chapel

You are invited to attend our monthly service of Holy Eucharist in the
Episcopal tradition this Thursday, May 4th at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel.
The Rev. Karen Coleman of Christ Episcopal Church in Needham will
preside, and Henry Hoffman, graduating M. Div. student will be
preaching. ALL are welcome!

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Celebration of Faith, Health and Spirituality Ministries - May 2, 2006
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Tuesday, May 2, 2006
5:00 - 6:15 p.m.
Sturtevant, Third Floor

You are invited to an open house and celebration of the FHS ministries
at ANTS on Tuesday, May 2nd from 5 to 6:15 at the Center for Faith,
Health and Spirituality on the third floor of Sturtevant.

Come and thank those who have given so much this year to the FHS
ministries of reiki, labyrinth, ecology, visual arts and sacred circle
dance.

Come and see what Joy Honen has done to brighten up our space. Snacks
and drinks will be served.

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COMPLINE SERVICE ON MAY 2
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A simple compline service (evening prayer) following the prayers of
Glastonbury Abbey will be celebrated in the Meetinghouse on Tuesday
evening, May 2, 2006. 9:15 - 9:45 p.m. Join Professor Burrows and
students from "Readings in Retreat" for this simple and poignant service
marking the end of the day.

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Final SA Meeting - May 2
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In the midst of the elections (go vote...takes only a second on
blackboard!), it is also time to gather the agenda items for the final
sa meeting of the year.

when: tuesday, may 2
where: upper noyes
time: noon

come and hear the final plans for our spring events and welcome the sa
exec for 2006 - 2007.

please e-mail all agenda items to lella baker by noon (or so) on
sunday, 4/30.

thanks,
lella

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Agenda for 5/2 SA Meeting
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Location: Upper Noyes

Time: 12:00 (Noon)

Date: Tuesday 5/2

I. Opening Prayer: Jeff Lukens

II. Recognition: Lella Baker

III. Introduction of 2006 - 2007 SA Exec: Lella Baker

IV: Student Life Events for May: Carol Hayward

V: Approval of Minutes: Chris Findlay

VI: Adjournment: Lella Baker

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Student Association Election Results
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Thank you to the 66 students who voted during the voting period this
week. Congrats to next year's SA Exec Members.

Len Hayward has been elected president with 67% of the votes cast and
Sheila Dubose has been elected treasurer with 79% of the votes cast.

Congrats again to next years executive board members who will take over
effective 5/12.

Thanks!
Lella Baker, Chris Findlay and Jeff Lukens
2005 - 2006 SA Executive Board

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Seniors Breakfast - May 3
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May 3, 2006
8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
In the Cafeteria

The UCC Fellowship invites all those who are graduating to gather for a
special breakfast.

This year the Senior Breakfast will be held in the cafeteria on May 3
from 8 am to 11 am.

Seniors please feel free to bring your spouse/partner to this farewell
event.

Check your ANTS email for your invitation.

Duane Romberger

Theresa Stirling

ANTS E-news
Karen Brockney
617-964-1100 ext. 225
kbrockney@ants.edu