Recruiter on the Road
Recruiter on the Road
Candler School of Theology admissions representatives travel all over the country to meet with prospective students at graduate schools and job fairs, information sessions at colleges and universities, and through denominational events. This calendar is updated frequently, so please check back periodically for any changes to the schedule. We look forward to meeting you on the road!
*Candler participates in two joint recruiting groups: The Graduate Religion and Theology Admissions Collaborative (GRTAC) and the Association of United Methodist Theological Schools (AUMTS) Seminary Caravan.
GRTAC member schools include Emory University Candler School of Theology, Duke Divinity School, Harvard Divinity School, Union Theological Seminary in the city of New York, University of Chicago Divinity School, and Yale Divinity School.
AUMTS Seminary Caravan member schools include twelve of the thirteen seminaries of The United Methodist Church.
|Sept. 21, 3:00-6:00 p.m. CST||Grad School Expo||Rhodes College, Bryan Campus Life Center Ballroom, 2000 North Parkway, Memphis, TN, 38112|
The Rev. Birgitte French 01T
|Sept. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m. EST||Seminary Recruitment Fair||Union Theological Seminary, 3401 Broadway, New York, NY 10027||Alisha Gordon 15T|
|Sept. 22, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. (CST)||Hendrix Seminary Day|
Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Avenue, Conway, AR 72032
|Colin Bagby 15T|
|Sept. 27, 4:30-7:30 p.m. (CST)||Theological Education Dinner||Birmingham-Southern College, 900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, AL 35254||TBA|
|October 3 – 5||R.I.M. Retreat||Mississippi United Methodist Annual Conference, Camp Wesley Pines||Representative = Dr. Brent Strawn|
|October 10, 11 a.m. – 2 pm.||Visit||Huntingdon College, 1500 E Fairview Ave, Montgomery, AL||Representative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice|
|October 18, 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.||Mars Hill Seminary Day||Mars Hill University, 100 Athletic Street, Mars Hill, NC||Representative = TBA|
|October 19, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.||Justice & Mission Fair||Belmont University, Bell Tower Plaza, 1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, TN||Representative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice|
|October 19, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.||Seminary Fair||Calvin College, Hekman Library, 1855 Knollcrest Circle, SE, Grand Rapids, MI||Representative = Jory White|
|October 20, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.||Seminary Day||Hope College, Mass Auditorium, 100 East 8th Street, Holland, MI||Representative = Jory White|
|October 26, 1 – 5 p.m.||Theological Education Fair||High Point University, Plato Wilson Commerce Building, 1 University Parkway, High Point, NC||Representative = TBA|
|October 26, 1 – 5 p.m.||Career, Graduate, and Professional School Fair||Bethune-Cookman University, Johnson Center for Civic Engagement, 1725 Richard Petty Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL||Representative = TBA|
|October 27, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.||Graduate School Expo||University of North Georgia, Hoag Student Center, Dahlonega, GA 30597||Representative = TBA|
|October 27, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.||Seminary and Divinity School Day||Augsburg College, 2111 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN||Representative = Jory White|
|November 1||Education Fair||US Army Chaplain School, Fort Jackson, SC||Representative = Ashly Cargle-Thompson|
|November 3, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.||Graduate School Fair||Wofford College, 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303||Representative = TBA|
|November 4-6||NEXT Conference||Representative = Mary Lou Greenwood Boice|
|November 16, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.||Volunteer, Service, and Graduate School Fair||Lynchburg College, Drysdale Student Center||Representative = TBA|
|January 2-5||National Festival of Young Preachers||Embassy Suites, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY||Representative = Tanner White 17T|
|January 10 – 12||Convocation for Black Pastors||Hilton Daytona Beach Resort Oceanwalk Village, Daytona Beach, FL||Representative = TBA|