McCormick in Motion

We're pulling together the McCormick diaspora for connection and continuing education. 

McCormick in Motion (MiM) is a series of regional alumni/ae gatherings around the country that serve as an opportunity for alums and friends to re-connect with one another and to hear more personally what is happening today at McCormick through presentations by a member of our faculty or staff.

Upcoming Events: 

Albuquerque, NM - Association of Theological Field Educators Biennium - Gathering of Alum
Monday January 19, 2015
More Information to Come

Hosted by La Mesa Presbyterian Church and the Rev. Trey Hammond. The Rev. Dr. Joanne Lindstrom will share her work "Digital Immigrants"

This event is free and open to all Alumni/ae, past professors and friends of McCormick. To register please contact the Reverend Nannette Banks,

Baltimore, MD - Association of Presbyterian Christian Educators - Seminary Luncheon
Thursday February 5, 2015
11:30 - 1:30 p.m.
More Information to Come

This is a ticketed event open to all Alumni/ae, past professors and friends of McCormick. Registration will be available soon or contact: the Reverend Nannette Banks,

Past Events for the 2013-14 Academic Year:

Chicago, IL. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.
Dr. Stephen Haynes, "Witness of Lives - Through Writing and Conversation in Recognition of 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Movement". 

Lisle, IL. Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.
The Rev. Dr. Sharon Ellis-Davis and the Rev. Dr. James Miller (D. Min. '92), "Pastoral Care for the Hurting (in time for the holidays)". DuPage AME Church, 4300 Yackley Ave., Lisle, IL 60532.

Baltimore, MD. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013.
Frank Yamada, Brad Braxton, "The State of Theological Education: Perspectives of the Academy and the Church." The Open Church, Dr. Brad Braxton - Pastor, 5010 Briarclift Road, Baltimore, MD 21229.

San Jose, CA. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.
McCormick Alumni/ae Luncheon during the APCE Conference at McCormick and Schmick's, 170 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA. 

Interested in Hosting McCormick at Your Location?

Interested in Hosting a McCormick in Motion near you?

Please contact the Reverend Nannette Banks, Director of Alumni/ae and Church Relations or call 773-947-6322 to discuss:
• The type of event i.e. worship service, lecture, reception, luncheon or dinner
• The concentration of interested alumni in your area
• The availability of a host church or other venue
• The willingness of alumni or friends of McCormick to assist with local publicity

All gatherings require a minimum registration of 12 people.

Who Should Come

While these gatherings are primarily for McCormick Alums, we welcome anyone interested in attending. We'd love for you to spread the word at your Presbytery meetings and local clergy groups. If you know someone who might be interested in one of McCormick's degree or certificate programs, invite them as well!


All gatherings require a minimum registration of 12 people, with a maximum of 30.

Cost to be determined.

*Additional donations are always welcome! 

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