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SISTER FORMATION CONFERENCE/RELIGIOUS FORMATION CONFERENCE RECORDS

CONFERENCES, PROGRAMS, AND WORKSHOPS
1956- (Restricted)


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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, 1956
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Everett Curriculum Workshop, June-August 1956
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Consultors and Statements
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Correspondence
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Minutes
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5
Miscellaneous Records
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Newsletters
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7
Nursing
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8
Report of Everett Curriculum Workshop
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University Interviews
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Working Paper Reports

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"Social Sciences for the Hospital Sister," Sr. M. Agnita Claire, S.S.M., ca. 1956
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National Catholic Education Association Convention, April 1957
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Sixteenth Educational Conference Proceedings, Sisters of Lorretto at the Foot of the Cross, Webster College, Webster Groves, MO, 29-30 November 1957
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Sister Formation Section Meeting, National Catholic Education Association Convention, 9 April 1958
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Everett Workshop, Marquette University, August 1958
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"Tomorrow's Sister in Today's World," Rev. Erwin Beck, S.J., ca. 1958
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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1959
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7-8
Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, College of St. Teresa, 27 July-7 August 1959
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Workshops in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, August 1959
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10-11
Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, College of Sister Formation, Seattle University, 11-25 August 1959

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Audiotapes, Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality,  College of St. Teresa, July-August 1959
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Everett Curriculum Workshop, Marquette University, 7-26 August 1959
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Mental Health Institute for Major Superiors, The College of St. Catherine, 16-25 August 1959
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3
National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1960
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4
Workshop on the Role of the Faculty in the Sister Formation Program, Marquette University, 4-24 August 1960
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5-7
Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, College of St. Teresa, 18-27 August 1960
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Sister Formation Workshop, Bethesda, MD, 11-13 November 1960
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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1961
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Questions Prepared By Major Superiors, "The Objectives of Christian Education in Contemporary Society," August 1961
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Workshop on the Role of the Faculty in the Sister Formation Program, Marquette University, 4-22 August 1960
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Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, College of St. Rose,  26 August-5 September 1961
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Ideas for Sister Formation Workshops, ca. 1961

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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1962
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Audiotapes of Canadian Religious Conference, Regina, Saskatchewan, 10-16 August 1962; 4 tapes
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Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, Mount Mercy College, Pittsburgh, PA, 19-29 August 1962
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"Think Workshop," Msgr. Ivan Illich, Pittsburgh, PA, 24-26 August 1962
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Marquette University Workshop (not held), 1962
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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1963 (including 2 audiotapes)
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5
Seminar for Administration of Sister Colleges, Catholic University, 13-24 June 1963
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Workshop in New Perspectives in Sister Formation Curricula, Marquette University, 5-14 August 1963 (oncluding 1 audiotape)

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Workshop in New Perspectives in Sister Formation Curricula, Marquette University, 5-14 August 1963
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Discussion Group Summaries
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Evaluation Sheets
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10
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Institute for Juniorate Studies
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10
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Notes
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10
5-8
Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, College of St. Teresa, 17-26 August 1963
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11
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Cathedral High School Meeting, New York City, 29 September 1963
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2
National Catholic Educational Association Meeting, Sister Formation Section, April 1964 (including 5 audiotapes)
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Catholic University Workshops, 11-22 June 1964
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Workshop in New Perspectives in Sister Formation Curricula, Marquette University, 4-14 August 1964 (including 2 audiotapes)

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Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, Trinity College, 17-26 August 1964
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Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, Alverno College, 17-27 August 1964
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Audiotape, Sisters' Vocation Workshop, September 1964
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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, April 1965
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Marquette University Workshop (not held), 1965
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National Catholic Education Association Convention, April 1966
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Workshop on "The Three Ecumenisms: Person, Faith, and Nations," Marquette University, 7-19 August 1966
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Workshop in Instructional Programs in Spirituality, Incarnate Word College, 23-30 August 1966
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9
Gambari Workshops, Directions for Host Colleges, 1957-1966
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National Catholic Educational Association Convention, March 1967

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Instructional Program in Spirituality Workshop, Rosemont College, 15-23 August 1967
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Sister Formation Conference Woodstock Workshop, 23 June-8 July 1968
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Instructional Program in Spirituality Workshop, Newton College of the Sacred Heart, 4-12 August 1968
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3
Workshop in Sister Formation and Psychiatry, 11-16 August 1968
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Gambari Workshops, Summer 1969
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Audiotape of Talk by Ivan Illich, ca. 1969
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6
Formation Workshop, Fontbonne College, 23 May-7 June 1970
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7
Formation Workshop, Racine, WI, 21 June-5 July 1970
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8
Molinari Workshops, Pittsburgh, PA, June-July 1970
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Workshop in Continuing Development for Sisters, Sinsinawa, WI, 27-29 November 1970

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Brainstorming Session on Future of Sister Formation Conference, 22-24 May 1971
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Team Building Workshops, 1972
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"Futureshop"  on Formation, Bethesda, MD, 28 September-2 October1975
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Miscellaneous Workshops, 1975
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"Firsts in an Age of Affirmation," On-Going  Formation Personnel Workshop, Aquinas Institute, 3-7 October 1976
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15
Miscellaneous Workshops, 1977
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"A Season for Becoming," Seminar on Adult Development in and through Religious LIfe, Washington, DC, 15-19 January 1978
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Challenges in Formation Ministry Workshops, November 1978
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First National Congress of Religious Formation Directors, Minneapolis, MN, 5-8 January 1979
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Workshop on Social Justice in Religious Formation, College of Mount St. Joseph, 22-25 May 1979

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Ongoing Formation Personnel Workshop, Washington, DC, 10-13 September 1979
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Formation Personnel Workshop, Portland, Oregon, 26-28 September 1979
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3
Workshop on Personal Growth in Community Life, Marylhurst College, 29 September 1979
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14
4
Third World Workshop, Washington, DC, 29-31 October 1979
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14
5
Formation Personnel Workshop, St. Louis, MO, 6-8 November 1979
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Ongoing Formation Personnel Workshop, St. Louis, MO, 3-6 December 1979
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Formation Personnel Workshop, Washington, DC, 1-3 June 1980
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8
Workshop on "AdulthoodThe Religious Journey, " Ossining, NY, and Spokane, WA,  September 1980
2
14
9
RFC St. Louis Workshop, 3-5 May 1981
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14
10-12
Second National Congress, "Formation in the American Church," Pittsburgh, PA,  27-30 November 1981 (including 9 audiocassette tapes)

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Workshop on "Religious Formation: People, Program, Philosophy," Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 11-16 July 1982
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14
14
Ongoing Formation Workshop, LaGrange Park, IL, 10-12 December 1982
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"Models of Membership in Religious Life" Workshops (Co-Sponsored with National Sisters Vocation Conference, April-June 1983 (including 2 audiocassettes)
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Videocassette Recordings (U-Matic) of talks by Sr. Carol Ann Jokerst, C.C.V.I., and Sr. Gertrude Wemhoff, O.S.B., "Models of Membership in Religious Life" Workshop, Loyola University of Chicago, 4 June 1983
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1
Workshop on "Religious Formation: Candidates, Program, Philosophy," Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 24-29 July 1983
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Third National Congress, "Co-Creating the Vision: Formation for Breakdown/Breakthrough," St. Louis, MO, 29 September-2 October 1983
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15
2
Correspondence
2
15
3
Evaluations
2
15
4
Proceedings
2
15
5
Publicity

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Tapes of Addresses (12 audiocassettes)
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2
Tapes of talks by Sharon Holland, I.H.M. ("New Canon Law and Formation") and Helen Wright, S.N.D. ("Formation and the Future"), ca. 1983
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3
Ongoing Formation Workshops, 1983-1984
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4
Final Commitment Program, Rolling Meadows, IL, 22 June-14 July 1984
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5
Workshop on "Religious Formation: Foundations and Philosophies," Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 22-24 July 1984
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1
Workshop, Watertown, SD, October 14-15, 1984
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2
Workshop, Portland, OR, November 2-3, 1984
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Workshop, Convent Station, NJ, November 9-11, 1984
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Final Commitment Program, Rolling Meadows, IL, 24 June-12 July 1985
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Workshop on "Formation: Evaluation and the Local Community," Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 21-24 July 1985

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Fourth National Congress, "Pilgrims Full of Hope: Formation in a Global Community," Cincinnati, OH, 17-20 October 1985
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6
Evaluations
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7
Liturgy/Prayer
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8
Planning Committee
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Proceedings
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Process
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17
11
Publicity
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12
Regional Meetings
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Tapes of Addresses (10 audiocassettes)

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Final Commitment Program, Rolling Meadows, IL, 22 June-13 July 1986
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Workshop, Bergamo, OH, July 26-31,1986
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Workshop, Portland, OR, 18 October 1986
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Formation Retreat/Workshop, Cohasset, MA, 23 October-9 November 1986
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Mid-Life Spirituality Workshop, La Grange, IL, 1 November 1986
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Mid-Life Spirituality Workshop, Burlingame, CA, 20-22 March 1987
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Workshop on "Integration into Religious Life of Persons coming from Dysfunctional Families," Madison, WI, 28 April 1987
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 29 June-19 July 1987
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Workshops on "Integrating Individuals into Community over the Life Cycle" and "Integrating Sexuality in Religious Life,"  Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 7-12 July 1987
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Formation Workshop, Cohasset, MA, 22 October-8 November, 1987

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Fifth National Congress, "Cosmic Spirituality/No Neutral Ground: Formation in a New Age," New Orleans, LA, 8-11 October 1987
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Evaluations
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Planning Committee
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Program/Process/Proceedings
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Tapes of Addresses (5 audiocassettes)
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Videos of Addresses (6 videocassettes)
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Bonding of Laity and Religious Conferences, February-April 1988
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Evaluation Summaries
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General Correspondence of Sr. Laurette Mather (Project Coordinator)
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Interest Group Reports

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Planning Committee
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Program
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Publicity
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20
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Tapes of Addresses
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Audiocassettes (11)
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Reel-to-Reel Tapes (4)
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Video Project(Kindred Spirits)

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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 28 June-18 July 1988
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Life Commitment Program, White Plains, NY, 28 June-18 July 1988
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Workshops on "Reshaping Community: The Role of Formater" and "Understanding Transitions: How to Relate to Candidates from Various Backgrounds,"  Bergamo Renewal Center, Dayton, OH, 8-13 July 1988
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Workshops on "The Crisis of Meaning in Community Life and Creative Response," Presented by Michael Crosby,O.F.M. Cap., September 1988-May 1989
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Formation Retreat/Workshop, Cohasset, MA, 20 October-6 November 1988
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 30 June-20 July 1989
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Life Commitment Program, Waltham, MA, 2-24 July 1989
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Workshops on "Emerging Images of Religious Life: Challenges to Formation Personnel" and "New Visions Demand New Skills in Formation," Bergamo Center for Lifelong Learning, Dayton, OH, 11-16 July 1989
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Workshop on "Adult Children of Alcoholics: Issues in Formation and Spiritual Direction," Madison, WI, 11-13 August 1989

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Sixth National Congress, "Bridging Boundaries - New Vantage Points," scheduled for 19-22 October 1989 but cancelled because of earthquake in San Francisco, the host city
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Formation Retreat/Workshop, Cohasset, MA, 26 October-12 November 1989
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Workshops on "Religious Community and Celibate Loving," Presented by Barbara Fiand, S.N.D. deN., March 1990-April 1991
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Workshops on "An Emerging Vision of Religious Life: A Challenge to Formation Personnel " and "Religious Life as Transformation: The Implications for Formation," Bergamo Center for Lifelong Learning, Dayton, OH, 19-24 June 1990
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 26 June 16 July 1990
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Life Commitment Program, Schenectady, NY, 3-24 July 1990
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Workshop on "Assesssment Methods, Models, and Instruments for Ministry," Notre Dame, IN, 24-26 September 1990
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Formation Retreat/Workshops, Cohasset, MA, 1990-1992
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 10-30 July 1991

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Seventh National Congress, "Turning Point: Embracing Tomorrow,"  Pittsburgh, PA, 10-13 October 1991
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5
Evaluations
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Liturgy
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Planning Committee
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Proceedings
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Publicity
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Sister Mary Emil Penet Award
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Tapes of Addresses
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12 Audiocassettes

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3 Videocassettes

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Bergamo Summer Program, Bergamo Center for Lifelong Learning, Dayton, OH, 1991-1992

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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 30 June-15 July 1992
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Experiment in Hope, September-October 1992
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, June 1993
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Eighth National Congress, "Related to the world, Rooted in the Word: A Necessary Passion for Religious Life Today," Milwaukee, WI, 7-10 October 1993
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Program
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Proceedings
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Sister Mary Emil Penet Award
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Tapes of Addresses
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18 Audiocassettes

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5 Videocassettes

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Life Commitment Program, June 1994
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 24 June-9 July 1995
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Ninth National Congress, "Friends, What Shall We Do?" St. Louis, MO, 11-15 October 1995
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Proceedings
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Program
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Tapes of Addresses
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12 Audiocassettes

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3 Videocassettes

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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 24 June-9 July 1996

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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 30 June-15 July 1997
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Tenth National Congress, "If Only You Recognized God's Gift," Anaheim, CA, 9-12 October 1997
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Program

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Tapes of Addresses (24 audiocassettes and 1 videocassette)
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 29 June-14 July 1998
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RFC Workshop (Barbara Fiand, SNDden), San Francisco, CA, 4 November 1998 (3 videocassettes)
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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 28 June-13 July 1999

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Eleventh National Congress, "Word Becoming Flesh," Cherry Hill, NJ, 7-10 October, 1999
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Folder (Evaluations, Planning, Programming, Topics for Speakers)
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Tapes of Addresses
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15 Audiocassettes

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5 Videocassettes

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Life Commitment Program, Des Plaines, IL, 20 June-5 July, 2000
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Life Commitment Program, Frankfurt, IL, 19 June-July 4, 2001
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Twelfth National Congress, "Loving the World as God Loves Strangers and Aliens No Longer," Oak Brook, IL, 1-4 November 2001
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Fiftieth Jubilee Congress, "A Movement in Hope," St. Louis, MO, 6-9 November 2003
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Fourteenth National Congress, "Running to Catch Up With the Spirit," San Antonio, TX, 1-4 December 2005
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Fifteenth National Congress, "Compelled By the Spirit to be Fire," 8-11 November, 2007
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