Loyola University Chicago

THEA Institute

Sample Schedule

Sunday

Students arrive and check into a Loyola residence hall

Campus Tour

Opening Mass

Introduction to THEA

Dinner

Introduction to the Sacredness of Water

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Monday

Breakfast

Morning Prayer at Madonna della Strada Chapel

Classes: science, ethics, spirituality

Lunch

Tour of Loyola's School of Environmental Sustainability

Loyola Farmer's Market

Dinner

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Tuesday 

Breakfast

Morning Prayer

Architectural Boat Tour on the Chicago River

Lunch in Chicago: Deep Dish Pizza

Small Group Tours of downtown Chicago

Dinner

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Wednesday

Breakfast

Morning Prayer

Classes: science, ethics, spirituality

Lunch

Lab Work at School of Environmental Sustainability

Project Workshop

Dinner

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Thursday

Breakfast

Morning Prayer

Classes: science, ethics, spirituality

Lunch

Project Workshop

Dinner at a Local Sustainable Restaurant

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Friday

Breakfast

Morning Prayer

Classes: science, ethics, spirituality

Lunch

Synthesis & Project Workshop

Catholic Social Teaching Reflection

Dinner

Evening Prayer

Small Group Time

Saturday

Breakfast

Check Out of Residence Hall

Closing Ceremony with Families

Project Presentations and Lunch with Families

Participant Departure