Fr. James Martin, SJ on How to Listen Like a Jesuit: Engaging Controversy Constructively

Join Fr. James Martin, SJ in an interactive conversation on how to engage controversy constructively – both in social media and our daily conversations.  Come with your questions and examples from your own experience!

Thursday, February 8th | 8:00 p.m.

South Lounge, Lincoln Center

James Martin, SJ is Editor-at-Large at America Media and author of several books including, Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.  A limited number of copies will be available for purchase.

Participants will receive 5 raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes such as an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more!

For more information contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

 

Pedro Arrupe, SJ Day of Service

Celebrate Ignatian Week by participating in a day (or half day) of service in our local communities.

Sign up to serve at any of the following sites (Please note, times listed are those to be served at the site.  Please allow additional time before/after for meeting and transportation. Details will be sent out prior to the project.):

9:00 am-12:00 pm || New York Common Pantry (Bronx)
We will be working with families that are experiencing food scarcity (Departs from Rose Hill, Transportation provided)

9:00 am – 5:00 || University Neighborhood Housing Program “Housing Connect-A-Thon”
Help individuals enroll in Housing Connect, NYC’s online affordable housing lottery resource. **Spanish speaking skills appreciated but not required** (Departs from Rose Hill, Walk from campus)

10:30 am – 1:30 pm || St. Vincent de Paul, 145 East 23rd Street
Kenmore Hall will identify its “highest needs” tenants who will benefit from the social interaction and cleaning services from volunteers. We will start off the day with a social breakfast between tenants and volunteers before pairing them together. The cleaning services are up to what volunteers are comfortable with doing including trash collection, sweeping and mopping. (Departs from Lincoln Center, MetroCards provided)

Learn more and to register to participate (pre-registration required)

Participants will receive 5 raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes such as an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more!

For more information contact Gil Severiano (severiano@fordham.edu)

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

 

#GetReel: Living for Others Student Film Festival – Call for Submissions!

What does “Living for Others” mean to you?  Or what would you like it to look like?

You’re invited to show us by participating in this year’s #GetReel: Living for Others Student Film Festival, which will take place Friday, February 9th at LC After Dark as part of Ignatian Week.

Please see the call for submissions and event guidelines below.  Submissions are welcome from students of any campus.  The most important things are to have fun and no prior film experience is required!

 Submissions are due by Wednesday, February 7th at 11:59pm via YouTube link sent to CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

 All those who submit films will receive 8 raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes such as an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more!

All are welcome to view the films at the Film Festival on Friday, February 9th at 8:30 p.m. in the Student Lounge at Lincoln Center.

 

For more information contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

Escape the Room: An Ignatian Challenge

Work in teams of 4-6 to solve a series of challenges and puzzles to decode the cipher that unlocks the door so you can Escape the Room in this Jesuit-themed challenge!  Escape the Room will take place at both Rose Hill and Lincoln Center.

Escape the Room at Lincoln Center: 
Tuesday, February 6th
12-3 p.m. | 140 W 62nd St. Rooms G76 A&B
7-9 p.m. | McMahon 109 & McKeon 22-05

Sign up to Escape the Room at LC

Escape the Room at Rose Hill:
Sunday, February 11th
12-4 p.m. | Ignatius Loyola Room & Currie Community Room

Sign up to Escape the Room at RH

Each participant will receive 3 raffle tickets at this event for a chance to winan  Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and other great prizes!

For more information contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

See the full schedule of Ignatian Week events

Hidden in Plain Sight: A Walking Tour to Discover the Jesuit Presence at Fordham

Do you think you know all there is to know about Fordham because you’ve been on an Admissions tour or have been in every building on campus?

See Fordham from a new perspective! Join Bob Reilly, Assistant Dean of the Feerick Center for Social Justice, for a walking tour to discover the Jesuit presence at Fordham.

Hidden in Plain Sight at Lincoln Center
Wednesday, February 7th at 1 p.m.
Departs from the Lowenstein Lobby

Hidden in Plain Sight at Rose Hill
Thursday, February 8th at 1 p.m.
Departs from the McGinley Lobby

Registration encouraged but not required.

Participants will earn 2 raffle tickets toward a chance to win an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and other great prizes!

See the whole Ignatian Week Calendar here!

For more information, contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

 

 

Jesuit Carnival at LC & RH

You’re invited to the Jesuit Carnival!

Visit the carnival and enjoy a photo booth, trivia games, cookies, and more! Receive 1 raffle ticket per table visited.

Monday, February 5th from 12-3pm

McGinley Lobby at Rose Hill

Lowenstein Indoor Plaza at Lincoln Center

 

 

See the whole Ignatian Week Calendar here!

Contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu for more information.