Friday, January 25

Time/Event
4:00 p.m. Arrival and Check-In—Hotel Assignments/Keys Issued
Check in anytime between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Alcott Foyer, Mezzanine Level, Omni Parker House
7:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
Andrew Schuman, Co-Founder, Augustine Collective
Rooftop, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
7:15 p.m. Opening Keynote Address: “Faith, Reason, and Intellectual Life: A Vision for Campus Engagement”
Prof. Meghan SullivanProfessor of Philosophy, Notre Dame
Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
8:15 p.m. Student Discussion Groups
Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
9:15 p.m. Student Dessert and Fellowship
Alcott, Stowe, and Gardner Rooms, Mezzanine Level, Omni Parker House
After hours seating available in Stowe

Saturday, January 26

Time/Event
7:30 a.m. Breakfast on Your Own
8:30 a.m. Morning Devotion & Worship
Andy Crouch, Partner, Praxis
Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
9:00 a.m. Keynote Address: “A Case Study in Christian Scholarship: Faith, Science, and Human Flourishing"
Tyler VanderWeele, Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard University
Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
10:15 a.m. Coffee Break
Rooftop Ballroom Foyer, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
10:30 a.m. Panel: “Contributing to Your Community: Media on Campus and Beyond”
Christine Emba, The Washington Post; Virginia Cumberbatch, The University of Texas at AustinAnne Snyder, Philanthropy RoundtableModerated by Charlie Clark, Fare Forward
Rooftop Ballroom Foyer, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
12:00 p.m. Lunch
Lorimer Hall, 88 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108
Lorimer Hall is right next door to the Omni Parker House. It is directly to the left when you walk out the front door of the hotel.
12:00 p.m. Writing Fellows Workshop
12:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Alcott A, Mezzanine Level, Omni Parker House
This workshop is for the 2018-2019 Augustine Collective Writing Fellows, and will be coached by Andy Crouch, Tyler VanderWeele, and Meghan Sullivan. Lunch included.
1:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions 1: Practical Workshops
Workshops provide practical guidance for producing and sustaining publications; choose one for Session 1 and one for Session 2. All sessions meet on the Mezzanine Level in the rooms indicated below.
  • Choosing Topics for Your Journal: Bearing Witness to Your Campus as a Community of Reconciled Friends—Justin Hawkins—Longfellow
  • Helping Your Writers Succeed: Best Practices for Soliciting, Editing, and Publishing Great Content—Inez Tan and Esther Jiang—Brandeis
  • Fostering Conversations: Best Practices to Engage Your Campus Beyond the Page—Ryan Stewart and Teal Wojcicki—Holmes
  • Storytelling as Tool, Storytelling as Gift—Anne Snyder—Lowell
  • Design Principles and Practices: Creating a Legible and Beautiful Magazine—Madeleine Witt—Press Room
  • 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions 2: Practical Workshops
    • Choosing Topics for Your Journal: Bearing Witness to Your Campus as a Community of Reconciled Friends—Justin Hawkins—Longfellow
    • Helping Your Writers Succeed: Best Practices for Soliciting, Editing, and Publishing Great Content—Inez Tan and Esther Jiang—Brandeis
    • Fostering Conversations: Best Practices to Engage Your Campus Beyond the Page—Ryan Stewart and Teal Wojcicki—Holmes
    • Reframing the Story: Tools for Leading Conversations of Inclusion, Equity and JusticeVirginia Cumberbatch—Press Room
    • Why Write? Reflections on the Value of, and Need for, Media —Christine Emba—Lowell
    • 3:30 p.m. Publication Workshops
      Publications meet by team to discuss what they’ve learned and determine next steps.
      Rooftop Ballroom Foyer, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      4:30 p.m. Publication Dinners in Boston
      Locations assigned in advance
      7:00 p.m. Best-of AC: Celebrating Highlights
      Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      7:30 p.m. Keynote Address: "The Three-Generation Challenge: Creating Lasting Culture Through Institutions"
      Andy Crouch, Partner, Praxis
      Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      8:30 p.m. Student Discussion Groups
      Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      9:30 p.m. Student Dessert and Fellowship
      Alcott, Stowe, and Gardner Rooms, Mezzanine Level, Omni Parker House
      After hours seating available in Stowe

      Sunday, January 27

      Time/Event
      8:00 a.m. Breakfast on Your Own
      9:00 a.m.  Prayer and Concluding Thoughts
      Andy Crouch Partner, Praxis
      Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      10:00 a.m. Conclusion and Send-off
      Rooftop Ballroom, 14th Floor, Omni Parker House
      10:30 am Check-out / Students Leave