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The 75th annual Freed-Hardeman University Lectureship concludes today on the university’s campus in Henderson, Tenn.. This year, about 2,600 people registered to attend, according to the Jackson (Tenn.) Sun. (We haven’t heard any details about how the mid-week winter storm impacted the event.)
A feature in the Sun details the way the annual lectureship changes the daily routines of Freed-Hardeman students:
During Freed-Hardeman University’s annual Bible Lectureship, the students, faculty and staff are faced with challenges and changes in routine. Empty parking spaces are a rarity, the lines in the cafeteria are longer and daily chapel services are more populated, according to some students.
Wayne Scott, vice president of student services and dean of students, said the school does prepare students every year prior to the lectureship — which began Sunday and ends Friday.
“The lines in the cafeteria are obviously much longer,” he said. “All Bible classes are canceled. There are lots of visitors, so students’ routines change a bit. But it’s a good thing.”
Did you attend? What are your favorite lectureship memories?
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