Sunday, December 3

First Sunday of Advent

Sacred Space, Numen Lumen Pavilion, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

The Christian season of Advent is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end of time and to the anniversary of Our Lord’s birth on Christmas. Catholic Campus Ministry will celebrate both regularly scheduled Masses in the Numen Lumen Pavilion on this first Sunday of Advent. Hosted by Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life and Catholic Campus Ministry

Thursday – Friday, December 7-15


Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights. It celebrates Jewish resilience in the face of adversity, both in ancient times and today. It is a time when Jews gather, eat latkes, sing songs and light candles in the darkest nights of the year.

Hanukkah Study Break and Candle lighting with Spirit & Pride
Thursday, December 7
Sklut Hillel Center, 5 p.m.
Hosted by Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life and Jewish Life

Tuesday, December 12

“What’s brewing at the NC State Crime Lab: Facts, Myths and Misconceptions”

Tectonic Plates: Alamance County’s Science Café
Burlington Beer Works, 103 East Front Street, Burlington NC, 7 p.m.

Each month on 2nd Tuesdays, a different scientist will lead an engaging and lively discussion in a relaxed atmosphere without all the technical jargon. In September, Amanda Venable, Forensics scientist at Triad Crime Lab will be the featured expert. For more information, visité