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CommuniquÉ—MArch 2007
News and Information for the AGTS Community


Seminary Day

  • Friday, March 16
  • Prospective students can register online at www.agts.edu.
  • If you would like to volunteer to help on Seminary Day, Please stop by the Enrollment Office to sign up!

Where in the world is Dr. Klaus?

  • March 6-11—Ministry in Turkey
  • March 12-14—ATS Conference in Chicago, Illinois
  • March 26-30—Ministry at Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, California

Spring Study Week

  • Monday, February 26—Friday, March 2
  • Set aside this time for catching up on reading assignments and papers.

Earl Creps’ Book Signing

  • Do you want Dr. Earl Creps to sign his new book, Off-Road Disciplines: Spiritual Adventures of Missional Leaders
  • Join for a book signing:
  • March 3, Noon-2 p.m.
  • SAM’S Club, 3660 East Sunshine

The Forum

  • Dr. Doug Oss will be the featured professor at the March Forum. 
  • Thursday, March 15 at 6 p.m. in the Great Hall
  • The event is free to the AGTS community, but sign-up is required. Sign-up sheet is available in the Student Lounge. 
  • Prospective students visiting AGTS for Seminary Day are welcome.

Photography Online Auction

  • Sixty beautifully enlarged and professionally mounted photos, taken by former AGTS president, Del Tarr, are available through an online auction. 
  • These photos were previously displayed in the hallways at AGTS
  • All proceeds of the auction go to the Del Tarr Scholarship Fund.
  • The auction opens March 1 at 9 a.m. and closes March 29 at 5 p.m.
  • Go to www.agts.cmarket.com, sign in, click “Catalog tab” and have fun  bidding!

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Academic News

Jan Maempa—jmaempa@agts.edu or 268-1014
Norma Simmons—nsimmons@agts.edu or 268-1070

Reminder for Spring Graduates

  • Comprehensive examinations and the deadline for submitting analytical reflection papers is Monday, March 12. 
  • Guidelines available at www.agts.edu.
  • Contact Norma Simmons if you have any questions—268-1070.

Three Great Summer Class Opportunities

  • Apologetics (PHIM 631/THEM 628), Professor—Charlie Self
  • Hebrew  IA and Hebrew IB (BHE 530 & BHE 531), Professor—Wave Nunnally
  • Divine Healing (THE/PSC 633), Professor—James Railey

Final Exams Week

  • Monday-Friday, April 23-27

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Registrar’s News

Sarah Clark—sclark@agts.edu or 268-1025

Summer/Fall Registration

  • Plan to register for summer and/or fall classes as soon as possible.
  • Registration:  March 5-9
  • See www.agts.edu for further details.

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Financial Aid News

Flo Byerly—fbyerly@agts.edu or 268-1028

To Apply for Summer Financial Aid

  • If you received financial aid this semester, just complete a summer student loan data sheet.
    Priority Deadline:  March 9
    Final Deadline:  March 30

Apply Now for Fall Financial Aid

    • Click on “Fill out a FAFSA” or “Fill out a Renewal FAFSA” (for students who borrowed in 2006-2007).
    • After completing the FAFSA, submit your request with your PIN number. 
    • Submit completed AGTS Financial Aid Forms on our website—www.agts.edu

Deadlines for Fall Financial Aid

  • Priority Deadline—April 2
  • Secondary Deadline—May 1
  • Final Deadline—July 6
  • Please note that in order to provide the best service for students who complete the process on time, there will be NO EXCEPTIONS to the above deadlines.  We cannot guarantee that your funds will be in your account the first day of classes if the financial aid forms are completed after the above deadlines.

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Student Life

Treasa Edmond—tedmond@agts.edu or 268-1081

AGCU 55th Annual Meeting & Banquet

  • Tuesday, March 13, 6:30 p.m. at Evangel University, Crusader Dining Hall
  • Cost:  $5
  • Tickets available at AGCU locations and Maranatha Village.

SAC Lunch

  • Tuesday, March 6
  • 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • Free pizza in the Great Hall for the AGTS community

Student Formation Requirement

  • New students need to make an appointment with Dr. Jay Taylor to fulfill the Spiritual Formation requirement. 
  • Second semester students who have not met with Dr. Jay Taylor need to pick up the Wagner-Modified Houts Questionnaire and schedule an appointment.
  • Reminder to all other students:  You must meet with Dr. Taylor once a year after your first year to meet your Spiritual Formation requirement.
  • To schedule an appointment, see Treasa in the Student Services office or call 268-1081.

Reminder...

  • Please remember that there is to be no food or drink in the Library or Chapel. Thank you for helping to keep our facilities clean and neat.

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Enrollment News

Jennifer Berry—jberry@agts.edu or 268-1035

Enrollment Event for CBC and EU

  • The Enrollment Office will host a dessert night on March 29 for CBC and Evangel students. 
  • If you know of anyone who would like to attend, please contact our office— 268-1031.

Word of Mouth Referrals

  • Know someone interested in AGTS?
  • Contact a member of the enrollment team to arrange a personal visit while an AGTS representative is in their area.

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Business Office News

Steve Miramonti—smiramonti@agts.edu or 268-1035

 March Deferred Payment

  • The third deferred payment for the spring term is due by March 15.
  • Past due accounts will be assessed a $25 late payment fee.

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Faculty News

Dr. Jim Hernando

  • On February 7, he began an extended teaching series on “Lessons from the Life of David” at the Victory Mission Vocational School here in Springfield.

Dr. Warren Newberry

  • Taught an MA course, “Leading and Managing Theological Education” at ATCEM in Singapore, January 2007.

Dr. David Thomas

  • Taught “Current Theological Trends” at the Latin America Theological Seminary (Facultad) in Lima, Peru, February12-16.
  • Taught “Mission of God” in San Jose, Costa Rica, February 19-23.
  • On Sunday, February 25, he preached the missions convention at San Diego First Assembly.

    Updated: Friday, June 16, 2006 10:22 AM

 

 
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