November 27, 2018
(Updated Nov. 30, 2:15 p.m.)
Here are some of the ways you can celebrate the holidays at SU.
Kick off the Holiday Season Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season, SU-style, with the following activities this Thursday evening:
Advent Mass and Reception Saturday, December 1, 2018 Mass 4 p.m. Reception 5 p.m.
Celebrate the season with Seattle U and the Alumni Association. Staff, faculty, family and friends are invited to attend a favorite holiday tradition. Following mass celebrated by President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., there will be a candlelight procession from the chapel to the Student Center featuring holiday carols by the Chapel Choir. The reception includes appetizers, wine, beer and tons of family fun to celebrate the season.
This event is filling up fast, don't wait to reserve your spot! RSVP here. Questions? Contact Stephanie Jamieson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Share Your Favorite Holiday Recipe The Alumni Association is celebrating everyone’s favorite holiday treats with an SU Voice article highlighting our community’s best holiday recipes. Do you have an appetizer, dessert or other holiday dish that you make each year? Share your favorite recipe and a few brief sentences about what you love about it for a chance to be featured in our holiday treats article. Bonus points if you also submit a picture of your creation. Send your recipes to Caitlin Joyce at email@example.com by Dec. 3.An Advent Evening of Prayer: The Waiting RoomWednesday, Dec. 5, 7 p.m.Seattle First Baptist, SeattleAllow yourself to let go of the busyness and "shoulds" of the holiday season! This Advent, we join Zechariah, Mary, Elizabeth and others in "The Waiting Room," remembering that we are not alone as we wait for what is yet to be. Come to this contemplative ecumenical evening to pray with beautiful music, silence, vivid imagery and rich reflections from presenters Carla Orlando (SEEL Puget Sound) and Rev. Tim Phillips (Seattle First Baptist Church).The Seattle University Choirs | “GLOW: A Christmas Celebration”Friday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 8, 8 p.m.St. Joseph Church (18th E. and E. Aloha, Seattle)The first major concert under newly appointed Director of Choral and Vocal Music Leann Conley-Holcom, this year's program features sacred and seasonal music by John Rutter, Stephen Paulus, Eric Whitacre, Vera Kistler, Pietro Yon, Gerald Cohen and other noted choral composers. The concerts will be presented at historic St. Joseph Church on Capitol Hill. Tickets are $7 (students), $20 (general admission) and $35 (reserved seating), and are available from Brown Paper Tickets and at the door. Like the Seattle University Choirs on Facebook and follow them on Instagram @seattleuchoirs. Sponsored by the Department of Performing Arts and Arts Leadership. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.Faculty and Staff Christmas Open House Breakfast | Friday, Dec. 14, 8-10 a.m., LeRoux Conference Center (STCN 160) – Join with colleagues in enjoying good food and spreading holiday cheer. And don’t forget to cut out at noon on Friday, Dec. 21—that’s when the university closes for Christmas Break!
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