Live Video Webcast Offered from 300th Anniversary Conference

Church of the Brethren Newsline
October 11, 2007

The Church of the Brethren webcast series at http://www.cobwebcast.bethanyseminary.edu/ is offering interactive live video webcasting from the 300th Anniversary academic conference on Oct. 11-13.

The conference titled “Honoring a Legacy, Embracing a Future: 300 Years of Brethren Heritage,” is sponsored by the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown (Pa.) College. It begins Thursday evening Oct. 11, continues with Friday morning, afternoon, and evening sessions on Oct. 12, and concludes with a Saturday morning session on Oct. 13.

To view the video webcasts go to http://www.cobwebcast.bethanyseminary.edu/ and follow log-in instructions. The interactive site will provide the capability for questions to be sent from viewers. As each session that is able to be webcast begins, links will allow viewing of the session. Viewers may log in at any time, but will not be able to see live video until a session is being broadcast.

To choose sessions that are of interest, follow the conference schedule at www.etown.edu/YoungCenter.aspx?topic=Brethren+Conference+Program.

Several days after the conference, links to recordings of sessions will become available at http://www.cobwebcast.bethanyseminary.edu/. For questions or technical support contact webcast@bethanyseminary.edu.

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