Celebrate Spirit!

September 11, 2014

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Calihan Hall and McNichols Campus


Logo and Celebrate Spirit speaker
Dr. Fatemeh Keshavarz

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! 2014 is co-sponsored by University Ministry, CLAE Humanities Departments and the Jesuit Community at UDM. Chrysler Group LLC is the corporate sponsor for the picnic.

We look forward to your participation in this great UDM tradition!

RSVP: Unnecessary

Contact: David Nantais, director of University Ministry
Phone: 313-993-1560