Chapel Hour to Hold October Diversity Forum
October 13, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University will present its weekly chapel hour
on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 11 a.m. in Evelyn Chapel (1301 N. Park St., Bloomington).
The service is open to the public and is a part of this month’s Diversity Forum.
Each month for the Diversity Forum, a new guest will speak at chapel hour, lecture
in a class, and hold an open discussion regarding their experiences with diversity.
This month’s program will feature Rev. Lehlohonolo Henrietta Montjane. Born in South
Africa, Montjane moved to the United States to attend college and later returned to
South Africa to work as the Director of Human Resources for the South African Postal
Service. Currently, Montjane, an ordained minister serving the United Methodist Church
in New England, is working on a PhD in social work.
“Diversity Forum is a program intended to feature well-educated ministers from different
countries and backgrounds who have chosen to serve small communities,” said University
Chaplain Hope Luckie.
Luckie hopes the Diversity Forum program will foster discussion and thought about
how people’s different backgrounds can lead them to similar paths despite a multitude
For additional information, contact the Chaplain’s Office at (309) 556-3005 or visit
the Chaplain’s homepage at http://www.iwu.edu/chaplain/index.html.
Contact: Heather Lindquist, ’09, (309) 556-3181