2017 Action Plans for Participating Colleges/Universities

As a result in our participation in the College “Preaching in Action” Conference:

Albertus Magnus College (New Haven, CT)

We the students of Albertus Magnus College  will preach with our lives by: Starting a Dominican Young Adult group, participate in service projects and starting a student led prayer service.

Aquinas College (Grand Rapids, MI):

We the students of Aquinas College  will preach with our lives by: Starting a Dominican Young Adult Chapter on our campus and working to unite various faith-based groups in an effort to strengthen our Dominican Family ties.

Barry University (Miami, FL):

We the students of Barry University  will preach with our lives by: Starting a Dominican Young Adult group on our campus to stay connected to our Dominican roots.

Caldwell University (Caldwell, NJ):

We the students of Calwdwell University  will preach with our lives by:  Facilitating a “Boxtown” program, to advocate for awareness of homelessness.  We will also increase interaction and appreciation for the Dominican Sisters on our campus.

Dominican College (Blauvelt, NY):

We the students of Dominican College  will preach with our lives by:  Starting a Dominican Young Adult chapter on our campus to stay connected to our Dominican roots.

Dominican U of California (San Rafael, CA):

We the students of Dominican U of California  will preach with our lives by: Connecting students on campus and building stronger relationships through faith sharing in a bible study program and by beginning a coffee conversation group to discuss the signs of the times and offer creative opportunities for prayer, utilizing the lawn in front of the mansion.

Dominican U of Chicago (River Forest, IL):

We the students of Dominican U of Chicago  will preach with our lives by:  Beginning preparations to start a Dominican Young Adult chapter on our campus.to stay connected to our Dominican roots.

Edgewood College (Madison, WI):  

We the students of Edgewood College  will preach with our lives by:  Developing a partnership with various organizations on campus to care for the homeless.

Molloy College (Rockville Centre, NY):

We the students of Molloy College  will preach with our lives by: Meeting with the vice president of student affairs at our school to discuss how we can deepen our students understanding of the Dominican tradition.

Ohio Dominican University (Columbus, OH):

We the students of Ohio Dominican University  will preach with our lives by: Offering a labyrinth on our campus as a form of contemplative prayer along with other methods of prayer we will contemplate and share the fruits of our contemplation

Siena Heights University (Adrian, MI):

We the students of Siena Heights University  will preach with our lives by: Increasing the presence of the Dominican Young Adult chapter already on campus and educating the staff and students on the spirit of Dominican Life.we will set our campus afire.

 

St. Thomas Aquinas College (Sparkill, NY):

We the students of St. Thomas Aquinas College  will preach with our lives by: Working with campus ministry to connect and run community outreach programs, as well as run events to help proclaim the Dominican way of life at St. Thomas Aquinas College.

Xavier University (New Orleans, LA):

We the students of Xavier University  will preach with our lives by: Establishing a leadership board and increasing involvement in campus ministry through preaching and service.