Feb 6

Chapel – Cameron Friend

Davis Administration Building, Alumni Auditorium

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Cameron Friend is a minister, speaker, frequent podcast host, and chaplain from Denver, Colorado. He was a captain, an all-conference linebacker, and a four-year letter winner while playing football at the University of Northern Colorado. He graduated with a B.A. in both Political Science while also completing a minor in legal studies. He is most well-known for his work in the areas of racial justice and conversations around race and culture.

Feb 27

Chapel – Dr David S Cunningham

Davis Administration Building, Alumni Auditorium

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Dr. David S. Cunningham is director of the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE), a program of the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC). He oversees and guides NetVUE activities, working with both the CIC staff and the NetVUE Advisory Council from the NetVUE office based at Hope College in Holland, Michigan, where he also holds a faculty appointment as professor of religion. Previously he served as the director of the NetVUE Scholarly Resources Project, overseeing the development and editing of three books published by Oxford University Press: At This Time and In This Place: Vocation and Higher Education (2016); Vocation across the Academy: A New Vocabulary for Higher Education (2017); and Hearing Vocation Differently: Meaning, Purpose, and Identity in the Multi-Faith Academy (2019). His work with the Council of Independent Colleges dates back to 2008, when he served as Senior Advisor and organized the initial Vocation in Undergraduate Education conference in March 2009, which led to the formation of NetVUE.

Mar 5

Chapel – Laurel Bunker

Davis Administration Building, Alumni Auditorium

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For over 20 years Pastor Laurel Bunker has been a leader in the fields of higher education, non-profit business management, and church leadership and Para church ministry. A writer, sought after speaker and minister of the gospel, Laurel’s love for the Lord and for people has lead her across the country where she ministers to thousands of people in diversity of settings including colleges and universities, churches, youth camps, national conferences and prisons. Pastor Bunker has contagious joy, and a boldness and passion for people and for Christ and His kingdom. She seeks to bring life, light and joy all who she ministers to.