Schedule of Events

Friday, October 10

9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.—Registration for Delegates, Sampson Hoffland Laboratories lobby

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.—Homecoming Chapel, Center for Faith and Life
Preacher: Rev. Jim Honig, Senior Pastor, Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Music: Collegiate Chorale, Wind and Percussion Ensemble
Organist: Gregory Peterson '83, Associate Professor of Music and College Organist           

11:15 – 12:45 p.m.—Inaugural Symposium: Exploring Faith and Literature, Noble Recital Hall, Jenson-Noble Hall of Music. Panelists: President Paula J. Carlson; Dr. Jacqueline Bussie, Director, Forum on Faith and Life and Assoc. Professor of Religion, Concordia College; Dr. Peter Hawkins, Professor of Religion and Literature, Yale Divinity School; Rev. Jim Honig, Senior Pastor, Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Glen Ellyn, IL; and Dr. Robert D. Schultz '74, John P. Fishwick Professor of English, Roanoke College.

1:00 – 2:15 p.m.—Inaugural Luncheon, Peace Dining Room. By invitation and response only.

2:15 p.m.—Delegate robing: Sampson Hoffland Laboratories lobby. Faculty robing: Valders Hall of Science lobby. 

2:45 p.m.—Academic Procession

3:00 p.m.—Investiture Ceremony, Center for Faith and Life (Live Stream)

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.—Inaugural Reception, Bentdahl Commons (Rain location: Peace Dining Room)

Learn more by reading the Luther College Presidential Inauguration Oct. 10 headline.

Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday activities continue with the regular Homecoming Schedule.