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Saturday, October 06, 2007

ANTS Student E-News - Saturday, October 6, 2007

In this message:

- This year's Bicentennial Student Association T-Shirts have arrived!
- Men's Fellowship Meeting, Tuesday October 9th, 5:00 - 6:00, Small Dining Room
- Library notice - Closed Monday Oct. 8th
- Student classifieds
- Chapel News Week of Oct. 8-12
- Coming Out Day Service, Wednesday, October 10
- CPE Fair
- Interested in Pastoral Counseling/Specialized Pastoral Care As Ministry?
- November 17 - free tickets!
- Recital in Wilson Chapel

This year's Bicentennial Student Association T-Shirts have arrived!
This year's Bicentennial Student Association T-Shirts will be distributed in
the Cafeteria during Lunch and Dinner, Tuesday Oct 9 - Thursday Oct 11. You
can also get a Student Association water bottle at the same time. After Oct
11, please come to the Student Association office in Sturtevant. Please
email for an appointment, if you cannot come during office hours. Initially,
you can get one T-shirt and one water bottle per person. The T-shirts come
in men's sizes S, M, L, XL, 2XL and 3XL in both long sleeves and short
sleeves. We also have T-shirts available from last year. As of Monday Oct
22, you can request additional T-shirts and water bottles for yourself,
family, friends, . Any questions? Email the SA Exec at

Men's Fellowship Meeting, Tuesday October 9th, 5:00 - 6:00, Small Dining Room
Men's Fellowship

Tuesday October 9th
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Small Dining Room
All are welcome
Becoming the change you want you see in the world

The ways that we are raised and the culture that we grow up in imposes on us
attitudes that do damage to ourselves and to others, As perpetrators and
sufferers of domestic violence, violence in general, homophobia,
heterosexism, racism, and sexism - to name a few - men and women have the
opportunity and responsibility to work on the attitudes that have been
imposed on us and the ways that we, in turn, impose them on others.

Come to the first meeting of the Men's Fellowship and join in the work for
the year in moving toward being the change that you want you see in the

John Brock
Amanda Ladegard

Library notice - Closed Monday Oct. 8th
The Library and all school offices will be closed on Monday, October 8, in observance of Columbus Day.

Student classifieds
There is a student classifieds section that is for all students use. It is not just for jobs but for those used books you want to sell or even those concert tickets that you want to get rid of Think of it as the ANTS CRAIGSLIST. Here is how you use it*

Go to the connect page and log in
Select the "campus life" tab at the top
Three down is a heading called Bulletin Boards and underneath is Classifieds
To post click the "post a message" link
Follow the rest of the instructions that the screen gives.

That simple and easy and always available to you
Happy Posting!

Tempest Brevard
SA Secretary
ANTS 09'

Chapel News Week of Oct. 8-12
Chapel News (Oct. 8- Oct. 12):

Reflections at MORNING PRAYER for the coming week (Oct. 8-12) will be
offered by:

Monday: No Morning Prayer: Columbus Day
Tuesday: Jason Boyd
Wednesday: Ruth Ellen Howard
Thursday: John Brock
Friday: Julianna Donofrio

You are warmly invited to EVENING PRAYER (COMPLINE) in the Episcopal
Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
9:00-9:15 p.m.
Prayer Room, downstairs in the Wilson Chapel
Hosted by the Episcopal Student Fellowship
All are welcome!

BGLANTS will be offering the liturgy at our WEDNESDAY COMMUNITY CHAPEL.

ANTS UU Worship is each Thursday @ 1:00pm and will be lead by
Julianna Donofrio this week.

With questions regarding worship in the Wilson Chapel, and upcoming
events, please contact Ned Parker at

Coming Out Day Service, Wednesday, October 10
Come join us in Wilson Chapel,
Wednesday October 10, 2007 at 1 pm for the Annual
Coming Out Day service sponsored by BGLANTS (Bisexual,
Gay, Lesbian, Allied 'N Transgender Students at
Andover Newton Theological School)

Our preacher for the day is Janet L. Parker who is
Pastor for Parish Life at Rock Spring Congregational
United Church of Christ in
Arlington, VA. She earned the M.Div. from Princeton
Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. in Christian Social
Ethics from Union Theological Seminary in the city of
New York. Following the September 11 attacks,
Dr. Parker served the Presbytery of New York City as
Coordinator of Disaster Relief. She has taught at
Chicago Theological Seminary and was a postdoctoral
fellow at Princeton University's Center for the Study
of Religion. She served on an advisory team to the
World Council of Churches Decade to Overcome Violence
Initiative from 2002-2006. She currently serves on the
General Advisory Board for Human Rights Campaign's
Religion and Faith Program.

CPE Fair
CPE Fair: On Wednesday, October 10, 2007, ANTS will host a CPE Fair in the Peck Room from 11:00am -1:00pm. Supervisors form all over New England will be present to share information about their programs and to meet with students. They will offer a short program to explain the benefits, requirements and educational process of Clinical Pastoral Education. Now is the time to begin making plans for 2008 summer and 2007-08 extended units. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about this exciting and challenging aspect of your theological education. For those who cannot make the morning time, the CPE Fair will also be offered later in the afternoon at the Episcopal Divinity School: 99 Brattle Street, Cambridge.

Fireside Chat - Tuesday, October 9th
5:00 - 8:00 p.m. (5-6pm in the Cafeteria; 6-8pm Peck Conference Room)
Join us for fellowship and unwind together as we discuss what we love about
our recent ecological learnings. Bring a favorite book, news article,
quote, or personal "aha" to share. Come for 10 minutes or stay for three

Stay Connected with the Ecology Fellowship
Sign up on our new website,, and receive
email news from the fellowship. Stay in touch with fellowship activities and
ecological news!

Interested in Pastoral Counseling/Specialized Pastoral Care As Ministry?
Interested in Pastoral Counseling/Specialized Pastoral Care As Ministry?
Want to Deepen your Knowledge and Connections with Others Involved in Pastoral Care/Counseling?

Come Find Out About AAPC
(The American Association of Pastoral Counselors)
Thursday, October 18, 2007, 12:00- 1:30 pm
The Greene Room, Dabney Hall
Bring a bag lunch
For more info, contact Rev. Dr. Leanne M Tigert

November 17 - free tickets!
Spectrum Singers, a renowned choral group, is presenting a festive celebration of the Christmas season with organ, brass and percussion, including Lenoard Bernstein's "Chichester Psalms," plus a bouquet of favorite carols and songs of the season. As Spectrum Singers is presenting a concert in Wilson Chapel on March 31, they are offering the Andover Newton Community a limited number of premium complimentary tickets to the November concert!

November 17, 2007
First Church Cambridge
11 Garden Street

8 PM.

Stop by P.Deck's office in Dabney 11 - first come first served!

Recital in Wilson Chapel
You are cordially invited to a
Presented by
April Spencer, soprano
Kimberly Salico-Diehl, piano

Wednesday, October 10
12:30 pm
Wilson Chapel

Works by Puccini, Mozart, Strauss, and Tom Jones

The Recital will move into the prelude as we prepare for the Coming Out Service .