Having worked with chaplains from other colleges around the country, I can assure you that they are some of the most compassionate, well-traveled, non-judgmental and quirkily intellectual people you are likely to meet on campus.
Whether conscious of it or not, we are really going to college to answer the timeless questions: Who are we? What do we want to do? How do we find our way? And, how can we be of greatest use in the world?