DMin Home Request Info
Doctor of Ministry - Semiotics and Future Studies

Orientation Advance Schedule


Displayed below is the schedule for the upcoming Orientation Advance in Washington, D.C. for the SFS13 DMin cohort.

Dates:

Mon., Sep. 1 - Sat., Sep. 6, 2014

Arrive by 5pm ET on Monday, September 1, 2014

Depart after 2pm ET on Saturday, September 6, 2014

Locations:

Holiday Inn-Central/White House:

Address: 1501 Rhode Island Ave NW., Washington, D.C. 20005

Phone: 202-483-2000

map: https://goo.gl/maps/XNVwr

web: http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/washington/wasct/hoteldetail/events-facilities

Foundry United Methodist Church:

Address: 1500 16th St. NW., Washington, D.C. 20036

Phone: 202-332-4010

map: https://goo.gl/maps/xPf8E

web: http://foundryumc.org/

Old Ebbit Grill

Address: 675 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20005

Phone: 202-347-4800

map: https://goo.gl/maps/OZYXo

web: http://ebbitt.com/about/history

Eatonville Restaurant

Address: 2121 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20009

Phone: 202-332-ZORA

map: https://goo.gl/maps/FjFTd

web: http://www.eatonvillerestaurant.com/index-1.html#dinnermenu

Orientation Advance Schedule

Monday

1:30-6 p.m.: Technology set-up and meet and greet in the hotel lounge.

6-8 p.m.: Dinner at the hotel restaurant.

Lodging provided at the Holiday Inn

Tuesday

8 a.m.: Breakfast at the Holiday Inn

9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: DMin Program Orientation with Dr. Clifford Berger, Associate Director of the DMin Program. Foundry United Methodist Church, room 203.

12:30-1:30 p.m.: Catered lunch by Panera provided at Foundry UMC.

1:30-5:30 p.m.: DMIN713 class with Dr. Berger in room 203.

5:30 p.m.: Dinner with your Advisor. See your advisor for details.

Lodging provided at the Holiday Inn

Wednesday

8 a.m.: Breakfast at the Holiday Inn

Morning: Student & Advisors meet together at their mutual convenience

12:30 p.m.: Advisors depart

12:30-1:30 p.m.: Catered lunch by Panera provided at Foundry UMC.

1:30-5:30 p.m.: DMIN713 class with Dr. Berger in room 203.

5:30 p.m.: Dinner on your own - student responsibility

Lodging provided at the Holiday Inn

Thursday

Len joins the Advance

8 a.m.: Breakfast at the Holiday Inn

9 a.m.-noon: Sessions with Len at Foundry UMC, room 203.

noon-1 p.m.: Catered lunch by Panera provided at Foundry UMC.

1-6:30 p.m.: Semiotics field trip to D.C. mall and monuments

6:30 p.m.: Dinner at Old Ebbit Grill

Lodging provided at the Holiday Inn

Friday

8 a.m.: Breakfast at the Holiday Inn

9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Semiotics field trip to Arlington Cemetery

1-2 p.m.: Catered luncy by Panera provided at Foundry UMC.

2-5 p.m.: Debrief session with Len at Foundry UMC, room 203.

6 p.m.: Meet in hotel lobby to go to dinner

7 p.m.: Dinner at Eatonville Restaurant

Saturday

8 a.m.: Breakfast at the Holiday Inn

9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Session with Len at Foundry UMC, room 203.

12:30-2 p.m.: Evaluation lunch at hotel restaurant.

2 p.m.: Advance concludes. Students depart.