Religion Matters – Spring 2019
Visit a Mosque With The MSA!
Sat, March 9 @ 10:30 a.m.
Off Campus Excursion
Presented by the Muslim Student Association: Do you need a site visit for your religion class? Or do you just want to learn more about Islamic culture? This is a great opportunity to go with a group! METROCARDS will be provided for advance sign ups. Contact the MSA asap!
WAGS Brown Bag Talk: Dr. Natalia Imperatori-Lee
Wed, March 13 @ 12 p.m.
Cornerstone (Miguel Hall 2nd Floor)
We Remember with Reverence and Love: American Jews and the Myth of Silence after the Holocaust, 1945–1962
Tues, March 26 @ 7 p.m.
Kelly Commons 5C
Presented by Hasia Diner, Ph.D., the Paul and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History and Professor of Hebrew at New York University.
Annual Aquinas Lecture
Thurs, April 4 @ 4 p.m.
Presented by Dr. Richard Emmerson, Dean Emeritus of MC’s School of Liberal Arts. Based on his book Apocalypse Illuminated: The Visual Exegesis of Revelation in Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts.
Islamic Awareness Week
April 8- April 12
Faked Out: Pope Francis and the Ethics of Public Discourse
Fri, April 15 @ 12 p.m.
A presentation by Dr. Stephen Okey, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Theology, and Religion at Saint Leo University. How do we ethically navigate the media and communication landscape in an era of fake news?
2019 Induction Ceremony: Theta Alpha Kappa Religious Studies Honor Society
Tues, April 30 @ 4 PM
Alumni Room (O’Malley Library)
Commemorating Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day
Tues, April 30 @ 7 p.m.
Kelly Commons 5A
With Marty Brounstein, the author of Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust