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Friday 2/24 Pre-Conference Training
Interfaith Youth Core is offering an optional pre-conference training for campus groups who want more intensive leadership training in developing interfaith community on their campuses. This training is ideal for students and groups who have not yet attended an IFYC Interfaith Leadership Institute.

1:00 – 2:15 pm Interfaith Leadership 101 with IFYC, part 1
2:30 – 3:45 pm Interfaith Leadership 101 with IFYC, part 2

Friday 2/24

12:00 – 4:00 pm Registration in Numen Lumen Pavilion
4:00 pm Opening Plenary: Mindfulness Across Traditions
5:30 pm Shabbat Dinner hosted by Elon Hillel
7:30 pm An Evening with Rumi and Rabia: Sufi Poetry and Persian Music
9:00 pm Community Groups and Ice Cream

Saturday 2/25

7:30 – 9:00 am Sacred Space Open for Labyrinth Walking (optional)
Upstairs meditation and prayer rooms available throughout conference.
Ablution rooms are available in the downstairs bathrooms.
7:30 – 9:15 am Breakfast
9:30 am – 11:50 am Mindfulness Retreat (student track, faculty/staff track)
with Yoga, Meditations, and Interfaith Sharing
(non-yoga options will be available)
12:00 pm Lunch
1:15 pm Breakout Session #1 (includes IFYC option, faculty/staff options)
2:30 pm Service Project with Community Groups
We'll be assembling hygiene kits and Bounce Back Packs for area homeless.
4:00 – 6:45 pm Free Time and Dinner with Community Groups
7:00 pm Plenary: Buddhism Beyond Beliefs
8:30 pm Sacred Sounds Coffee House

Sunday 2/26

7:30 – 9:15 am Breakfast
8:30 am Catholic Mass (optional)
9:30 – 10:30 am Breakout Session #2 (includes IFYC option, faculty/staff options)
10:45 – 11:45 am Closing Plenary Workshop with IFYC
"What's Next? Building Interfaith Community on Your Campus"