Calendar

2013 – 2014

August
3 Laila Al-Qadr (Islamic)
6 Transfiguration of the Lord
8 Eid Al-Fitr (Islamic)
15 Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
21 College Forum
25 Orientation Mass
26 Ice Cream Social
28 Opening Mass for the School Year
28 Krishna Jayanti (Hindu)
September
  Hispanic Heritage Month (September 16- October 15)
2 Labor Day
4 Activities Night
4 Blood Drive
5-6 Rosh Hashanah (Jewish)
6-7 First Year Retreat
11  Candlelight Memorial Sevice (Eighth Anniversary of 9/11)
11
(National Day of Mourning and Remembrance, USA)
11 Sophomore Pathways Dinner
12 Fall Lecture Series (Fr. Dan Groody, CSC)
14
Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
14 Yom Kippur (Jewish)
15 Memorial of Our Lady Sorrows
16  Independence Day (Mexico)
17 Moreau Beatification Dinner
17 Sophomore Pathways Dinner
21 International Day of Peace (Pinwheel Making)
23 Native American Day
24-25 Christian Culture Lecture
25 Fall Lecture Series (Emily Reimer-Barry)
26-27 Yom Kippur
29-3
Busy Person's Retreat
30 Sophomore Pathways Dinner
October
1
Common Experience (1st years)
3 Taize Prayer
4 Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi
5 Nurses' Dedication
5-13 Navaratri (Hindu)
8 Sophomore Pathways Dinner
9 Theology on Fire
10 Fall Lecture Series (Mary Doak)
14 Columbus Day
19 Sukkot Begins at Sunset (Jewish)
21-25 Fall Break
22 Fall Lecture by Bishop Remi DeRoo
25
Sukkot ends at nightfall (Jewish)
25-26 New Horizons Spirituality Conference
26 Sh’mini Atzeret (Jewish)
26-29
Eid al-Adha - or Feast of Sacrifice is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar. It concludes the Pilgrimmage to Mecca.
27 Native American Day
27 Simchat Torah
31 Halloween
November
  Native American Heritage Month
1
Solemnity of All Saints Day
2 All Souls' Day (Christian)
El dia de los muertos/Day of the Dead
6 Theology on Fire
11 Veterans' Day
12 Theology on Fire
14 Community Engagement Summit
25 Christ the King
28-5 Chanukah / Hanukkah (Jewish)
28 Thanksgiving Day
30 Saint Andrew's Day
December
1-12 12 Days of Christmas
1 First Sunday of Advent
3-6 Advent Evening Prayer
6 Feast of Saint Nicholas
8 Second Sunday of Advent
8-12 Busy Person's Retreat
9 Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (Patronal Feast day of the College)
9
Hanukkah begins at sunset
11 Blood Drive
12 Our Lady of Guadalupe
15 Third Sunday of Advent
15 Lessons and Carols
16 Hanukkah ends at sunset
22 Fourth Sunday of Advent
25 Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)
26
Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph
29 Feast of Holy Family
31
New Year's Eve
January
1 Solemnity of the Mary, The Mother of God
New Year's Day (World Day of Peace)
6 Epiphany of the Lord
7 Feast Day of Saint Andre Bessette
14 Baptism of the Lord Jesus
20 Martin Luther King Day
20 Feast of Blessed Basil Moreau: Mass
February
  (Black History Month)
2
Presentation of the Lord
3 Spirituality and Law Lecture
4 Theology on Fire
5 Blood Drive
7-9 Sophomore Parent's Weekend
12 Theology on Fire
13 Connections of Spirituality and Biology
14
Valentine's Day
17 Spirituality and Social Work
17
Presidents' Day
28-21 Saint Mary's Encounter Retreat: Guest House
March
5 Ash Wednesday
6 Spring Lecture, Sr. Janet Ruffing, RSM
9 First Sunday of Lent
10-14 Spring Break
16 Second Sunday of Lent
17 St. Patrick's Day
17 Spirituality and Philosophy
19 Feast of Saint Joseph
22 Theology on Fire
23 Third Sunday of Lent
27 Spring Lecture - Sister Dianna Ortiz, O.S.U.
29
Taize Prayer
30 Fourth Sunday of Lent
31 Spirituality and Nursing
April
  (Asian Heritage Month)
  (Women's History Month)
1-3 Busy Person's Retreat
6 Fifth Sunday of Lent
8 Spring Lecture - Sister Simone Campbell, SSS
8 Service Awards Dinner
9 Blood Drive
11-13 Junior Mom's Weekend
13 Palm Sunday
14 Spirituality and Global Business
17 Holy Thursday
18 Good Friday
19
Holy Saturday Easter Vigil
20
Easter Sunday
24 Madeleva Lecture Series - Christine Firer Hinze
24 Pen Pal Dinner
25 New Voices Seminar
28 The Sacramentality of Nature Poetry
May

Commissioning of Student Leaders
1 National Day of Prayer
4 Blessing & Sending of Students
4 Honors Convocation
4
Mother's Day
5
Cinco de Mayo
16
Nurses' Pinning
16
Baccalaureate
17 Commencement
19
Feast of Pentecost
26
Most Holy Trinity
26
Memorial Day
30 Corpus Christi
June  
5-8
Reunion Weekend
6
Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ
8 Pentecost
9-15 Carmelite Seminar
11
Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
19
Father's Day
24
Nativity of Saint John the Baptist
28 Ramadan begins
29
Saint Peter and Saint Paul
July  
13-19 Sandra M. Schneiders, I.H.M.
27
Ramadan ends