September 11, 2014
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Calihan Hall and McNichols Campus
Celebrate Spirit! is the official welcome to the new school year for UDM faculty, staff and students. The service will take place in Calihan Hall on the McNichols Campus.
The event begins with guest speaker Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz, the Roshan Institute Chair in Persian Language and Literature and Director of the Roshan Institute Center for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland. The Mass of the Holy Spirit will follow Dr. Keshavarz’s presentation. For more information on the speaker, click here.
Following the Mass, a picnic and the Student Organization Fair will be held around the Fisher Fountain. The McNichols Campus class schedule will be changed on Sept. 11 to accommodate Celebrate Spirit! attendance. Also, food service in The Loft and Titan Dining Room will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Celebrate Spirit! 2013 is co-sponsored by University Ministry and University Libraries & Instructional Design Studio. Chrysler Group LLC is the corporate sponsor for the picnic.
We look forward to your participation in this great UDM tradition!