a letter from the president for the past year, northern’s leaders have conducted a thoughtful and thorough assessment of the seminary to determine the best course for our future. our goal was bold and ambitious – and we’ve emerged with a strategic plan that focuses our resources to meet the complex needs of today’s students and congregations while forging a sustainable long-term path. our time is now. after more than 50 years at our lombard campus, we are taking a major step forward to make northern more accessible, affordable and contextual for the changing world. this summer, we will relocate from lombard to a state-of-the-art center in lisle, less than seven miles away. our new lisle center will open for the fall term in september. as part of our expansion, we will also open our new center for urban leadership, enhance the programming offered at our lawndale center on chicago’s west side, and develop new live-streaming classes through northern live over the next few years. our new
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