The Greek word "Axia" means worth or value, and as such, this retreat strives to help participants understand and appreciate the intrinsic worth and value we all have as part of God's creation. This retreat integrates the world of liturgy and prayer, life experience, and powerful talks that will help participants gain a greater connection with the Norbertine and Catholic heritage of the college. For more information contact Shaun Johnson.
"An Overscheduled Student's Retreat"
This gives experience provides students the opportunity to reflect, learn, pray, and be challenged on their own time. This retreat experience consists of a kick-off event, up to three individual conversations with a director, and a Mardi Gras celebration to end the retreat. If you are interested in more information please contact Shaun Johnson.
Campus Ministry works together
in collaboration with various departments of the college as well as student
planning teams to provide overnight retreats that focus on the development of important
elements of spirituality that are consistent with our core traditions.
Typically held during the January break, these shorter retreats allow for prayer, reflection, and conversation while exploring various topics. Information on the 2014 will be posted later this semester.
First Year Retreat
Adjusting to college life can be tough. In order to help you build
and sustain relationships as well as strengthen your spiritual life to
address the challenges you will face in your college career, the Campus
Ministry Team offers the First Year Retreat titled "Hello, My Name is_______". Consisting of discussions -
facilitated by juniors and seniors at the college who have faced the
challenges and experienced the triumphs of college life, meaningful
prayer experiences, and fun social activities, "Hello, My Name is
______" seeks to equip each student with the tools to enhance their
This year's event will take place on Sept. 13. Please contact
Fr. Sal for more information.
OMG! I'm a Senior!
Are you having some anxiety about leaving SNC? Are you
worried about what you will do with your future? Do you want to make the most
of your last semester of college? Are you concerned about how you are going to
create a community when you are finished with college? The 2013-14 dates will soon be announced.
This year's senior retreat helped to
answer those questions and
more. Stay tuned for information for next year's retreat.