January 1, 2021 | Issue 1

Finals are done, Christmas break is still going on, and the students are back home for a few weeks. While they are seeing their family, the Newman Center is keeping busy getting ready for the spring semester.

Check out our student spotlight, the latest construction site update, bC week 2021, and SEEK below. Stay up to date at bisonCatholic.org.

bisonCatholic News
Latest Construction Site Tour
Talk about progress! The roof is built and bricks are being laid on the outside of the new Newman Center. If you drive by, you'll see the structure of the chapel and Newman Center, and housing on the corner of campus.

Want to see the inside? Check out the latest construction site tour where Fr. Cheney walks through the Chapel, Newman Center and faith-based housing with YOU!

Click on the link below to see more!
Bricks going up on the east side of the Newman Center
bisonCatholic Week 2021
Every year for bisonCatholic Week the Newman Center brings in great Catholic speakers to speak to the students about their faith.

This year we are blessed to have JohnMarc & Kelsey Skoch to come and speak for our Men's and Women's talks on January 26. Our keynote speaker this year will be Trent Horn! He will be speaking on Wednesday, January 27th and on Thursday, January 28 for a Q&A on relativism.

Of course the much anticipated Bishop's Mass and formal dinner will also be taking place during the week. Check out the full line up of events below.
Mass with Bishop Folda during last year's bisonCatholic Week 2020
SEEK like Never Before
This year SEEK is in Fargo! SEEK is the annual conference for Catholic college students put on by FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). NDSU, along with UND and Northern State University, will be broadcasting the conference in real time from from Fargo. The students will be able to watch the speakers live, have fellowship, prayer, and meals together with other area college students.

Want to find out more or sign up to attend? Click on the link below.
NDSU Students at the FOCUS conference last year in 2020
Save the Date to Meet the Match
This year Giving Hearts Day is on Thursday, February 11 and the Newman Center is excited to once again participate.

During Giving Hearts Day, the Newman Center is blessed to have a gift match! This means every dollar given to the Newman Center during Giving Hearts Day will be doubled until we meet the match! Stay tuned for more information.

What is Giving Hearts Day? Giving Hearts Day is North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota largest giving day, calling people to be a giving heart for charity.
NDSU Students Faith and Rachel
Support the Mission

Pray about joining our sustained giving program

You can support the Newman Center through regular gifts and even automatic giving.

Visit our e-giving website or email Joe at joe@bisoncatholic.org to learn more!