Common Cup

Friday, January 24, 2020
Gettysburg Campus
Philadelphia Campus
Both Campuses

Full Student Body Meeting

Please join us on Saturday, February 1st at 10 am for a Full Student Body Meeting. The more, the merrier!
The meeting will be recorded for those who are unable to attend. If you have a proposal, please contact me or another member of the Exec Counsel. There will be food and drink provided on both campuses! Room numbers and the Zoom Link are TBD.
Thank You!

Ice Cream with New Students

New and returning students are welcome to come enjoy some free ice cream following New Student Orientation on the Philadelphia campus, January 27th @ 6:30pm in Lull lounge. Regular and non-dairy ice cream options available.

Coffee & Conversation with Pastor Angela

Students are invited to come enjoy coffee and informal conversation with Pastor Angela either in person in Gettysburg or Philadelphia or via Zoom.
Feb. 12, 1:30 – 2:30 PM Valentine Coffee Shop (Gettysburg)
Feb. 12, 7:00 – 8:00 PM Via Zoom dial in (  )
Feb. 13, 1:30 – 2:30 PM  Lull Lounge, Brossman Center (Philadelphia)

Pizza, Wings and Bishops

Dear Students: Please join us on Feb. 5 at 6 PM as we kick off the Regional Bishop’s Visit taking place in Philadelphia Feb. 5-7.

What:  Pizza, Wings & Bishops. A chance to enjoy great food and sage advice from our ELCA Regional Bishops on Rostered Leadership Best Practices led by Bishop Tracie Bartholomew of the New Jersey Synod.
When: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6:00 PM. Bishop Bartholomew’s talk begins at 6:45PM.
Where: Philadelphia: Benbow A, Brossman Center
             Gettysburg: Valentine Coffee Shop with Zoom link (to be provided morning of event)
RSVP:  To by Feb.3. Please indicate location: P, G, DL.

Library 101 / Information Literacy Sessions

Have a major paper this term? Looking for insights on how to utilize the library? Curious about what's expected for research & writing at ULS? Come join Library Director Evan Boyd for upcoming learning sessions at 1 pm and 5 pm on January 30 in Gettysburg and February 5 in Philadelphia. All sessions will be available via Zoom. For more information, please email

EIIA Photo contest

EIIA is holding our annual photo contest for students attending our membership institutions. The purpose of this photo contest is to receive pictures from students for use in our 2019 Annual Report. Our theme is "Leading in a Changing World". We encourage students to submit photos that relate to this theme from their perspective.
Each student can submit a maximum of 5 pictures.
Below are the specifications for the photos that are submitted. All photos must be:
Taken by student
Shot digital (no analog
At least 300dpi
Submitted in RAW or JPEG format
A minimum size of 4” by 6” horizontal or vertical
Shot in daytime (no nighttime shots)
Shot without the use of filter effects (e.g. no black & white shots)
Prizes are: 1st Place--$500, 2nd Place--$400, 3rd Place--$250
All submissions need to be sent to Beth Murray at no later than February 9, 2020 and must include:
Student’s Name
Year in School
Phone Number
Email Address
Please contact Beth Murray at or 312-568-5518 with any questions.