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All events are open to the public and held at Chicago Theological Seminary, unless noted.
Events are free, but often registration is required; see event detail, below, for links. 


June 30-July 4, 2017 in Baltimore, MD
For those attending Synod, CTS is excited to see you! We hope you will stop by the CTS booth and learn about the exciting new initiatives going on at our great school. Also, we're inviting you to sign up for a couple of CTS special events. The first will be the Alumni/ae & Friends Luncheon. And then, towards the conclusion of Synod, we'll be hosting our infamous Sunday Funday Pub Crawl. Sign up now for these memorable events!

Chicago Theological Seminary Alumni/ae & Friends Luncheon
Saturday, July 1, 2017, Baltimore Convention Center
Ticket Price: $40.00
CTS is a community of passionate, committed individuals making a real difference in our world. Alumni/ae and friends, old and new, are invited to join CTS for lunch and conversation with a CTS Faculty Panel facilitated by Dr. Ken Stone, featuring Dr. Christophe Ringer, and Dr. Zachary Moon. Acting President, Donald C. Clark will offer an update on the seminary. 

Sunday Funday Pub Crawl
Sunday, July 2, 2017, 4:30 - 6:30 pm
Ticket Price: $55.00
Chicago Theological Seminary invites alumni and friends to join us for a Sunday Funday Pub Crawl. Ticket price includes food and drink tickets at each location. A CTS pub crawl t-shirt will be provided. #SundayFunday #CTSPubCrawl

Locations are being determined.


Fall 2017 New Student Orientation
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - Friday, September 1, 2017
7:45 am - 6:30 pm and 7:45 am - 2:00 pm
Introducing new students to study and life at CTS. More info to come.



President's Chapel
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
12:00 pm 
More info to come.

Convocation I - Speaker: TBA
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
12:00 pm 

LCAM - LatinX History Month Community Chapel
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
12:00 pm



Pre-Rooks Lecture Chapel
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
12:00 pm 

Alice Hunt Retirement Celebration
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5:30 pm 
Join us as we celebrate the legacy of our beloved president, Alice W. Hunt. Details forthcoming; until then, please save the evening to celebrate with us.

C. Shelby Rooks Lecture
Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:15pm Reception; 6:30pm Lecture
Lecturer: The Rev. Raphael G. Warnock, senior pastor of Atlanta's Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church



Convocation II - Speaker: TBA
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
12:00 pm

Transgender Day of Remembrance
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
12:00 pm