Twenty-two members of Trevecca's Student Government Association
journeyed to Bryson City, North Carolina, for their annual retreat
August 19-21, 2004. The purpose of this event was three-fold: to give
these student leaders one last opportunity to relax before the
activity-filled first week of the new school year, to help them get to
know each other, and to provide them with some time of spiritual
nourishment as preparation for their student leadership roles.
The sponsor of the group was Michael Johnson, assistant dean of
students for community life; he also was the chef and did all of the
cooking for the group. Evening devotions were conducted by Greg Lyon,
chaplain of the Associated Student Body, and Scott Oldham, junior class
chaplain. On their last day in the mountains, the group went
The Student Government Association is responsible for planning and
conducting events for each night of Welcome Week, the first week of
school (See the article "Welcome week").