IVCF-GFM Midwest Live Interactive Video Symposium – How does what you do in academia shape your relationship with God?

Saturday, November 4



Audio only recordings are much smaller and suitable for playing when you don’t want to or can’t watch the screen. Like when listening in a car.

Friday Evening. Session for Pittsburg Area, St. Cloud, Northwestern, University of North Dakota, Washington University

Saturday Morning. Session for Pittsburg Area, University of Cincinnati, University of West Virginia, Case Western University, Bismarck State University, Miami University, The Ohio State University


Shaped by How We Engage

We’ll explore the Christian practices that form us, the academic practices that shape us, and points of commonality between the two. Featured speaker Tish Warren will speak about concepts in her book, The Liturgy of the Ordinary, adapting and applying them to academic life.

Tish will unpack the word “liturgy” and how it impacts working academics. You’ll learn encouraging strategies to live more like Jesus.

We’ll discuss how common, everyday practices and issues of the academic life shape those who engage in them. And we’ll examine practices that might address those issues and shape grad students, faculty and staff in other ways; e.g. sleep, loneliness/friendship, tight finances, mental rigor, and more.

During our time, Tish will offer short presentations followed by Q&A and local site discussions. We invite lively discussion to facilitate an environment of learning together!

Featured Speaker: Tish Harrison Warren

Tish Harrison Warren is a priest in the Anglican Church in NorthAmerica and author of The Liturgy of the Ordinary (IVP, 2016). After eight years with InterVarsity Graduate and Faculty Ministries at Vanderbilt and The University of Texas at Austin, she now serves as co-associate rector at Church of the Ascension in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She writes regularly for The WellCT Women (formerly her.meneutics), and Christianity Today. Her work has also appeared in Comment MagazineChrist and Pop CultureArt House America, and elsewhere.

Flyer for the Symposium.

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