McCormick Days 2018

Dr. Tara Hyun Kyung Chung

Keynote Speaker Dr. Tara Hyun Kyung Chung

Join us on Thursday and Friday, October 18 and 19!

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Our keynote speaker will be Dr. Tara Hyun Kyung Chung, Associate Professor Ecumenical Studies at Union Theological Seminary. Her speech is entitled "Sex, Money, and Spirituality: Buddhist-Christian Ecofeminist view on Prostitution and Human Trafficking."

Opening worship will be on Thursday morning with the Rev. Dr. B. Herbert Martin, Sr. presiding. 

The Rev. Dr. Delois Brown-Daniels will be the speaker for the Alumni/ae Luncheon. Delois Brown-Daniels is our Distinguished Alumna and will receive the 2018 Award during McCormick Days, October 18 and 19. The award is presented annually to a graduate whose life, ministry, and values embody McCormick’s mission to prepare women and men for the work of God’s justice, reconciliation, and peace in the world.

Speakers and presenters include alumns David Barnhart ('05), Leah Gipson ('18), Malene Minor-Johnson ('07), Shawna Bowman ('09), Je Myoung Lee ('16), Amy Pagliarella ('07), Julio Peña ('05), Eddie Rosa Fuentes ('16), and Pamela Floyd ('18). 

Also presenting are Rev. Dr. Anna Case-Winters, Rev. Dr. Robert Cathey, President David Crawford, Dr. Steed Davidson, Tul Elsiddig (Community Partners Liaison for the Adler School of Professional Psychology), and Elba Rodriquez (Senior, University of Southern Indiana).

McCormick has secured a reduced rate for a small group of rooms at the nearby LaQuinta Inn and Suites Chicago Lakeshore at 4900 S. Lake Shore Drive. The rate is $189 per night available for Tuesday, October 16 through Saturday, October 20. To receive the reduced rate, please contact the hotel directly at 773-324-3000 and mention "McCormick Days 2018" or "McCormick Theological Seminary." To guarantee these special rates, you must make your reservations before Saturday, September 1, 2018. 

There will be a free shuttle during McCormick Days which is limited to travel between the LaQuinta Inn and McCormick's campus. 





1st Ever Student & Alumni/ae Visual Arts Exhibit at McCormick Days!
Engaging Holiness: An Art Exhibit where our Prophetic Imaginations meet our Spirituality

Exhibit Dates: October 18 – November 19
Opening during McCormick Days with a Celebration of Student and Alumni/ae Visual Artists Friday at 1:30 p.m. 

Please refer to submission form for details. 

Calling All Student & Alumni/ae Artists: To submit a piece of artwork for selection in this year’s McCormick Day’s Art Exhibit see the attached form for more details and instructions or email Rev. Shawna Bowman