Events

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Information Session: Spring 2019 Social Concerns Seminars

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Location: Geddes Hall, McNeill Library

Social Concerns Seminars are academic courses that create opportunities for students to engage in social analysis, work with community partners around the country, and reflect on their experience and its impact on individuals and communities. Students examine social issues from various perspectives, read relevant texts, study the role of Catholic social tradition, share in the life of the communities they work with, and participate in creating active learning communities during the entire course of the seminar. Plan to attend an information session to learn more.…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Information Session: Spring 2019 Social Concerns Seminars

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Location: Geddes Hall, McNeill Library

Social Concerns Seminars are academic courses that create opportunities for students to engage in social analysis, work with community partners around the country, and reflect on their experience and its impact on individuals and communities. Students examine social issues from various perspectives, read relevant texts, study the role of Catholic social tradition, share in the life of the communities they work with, and participate in creating active learning communities during the entire course of the seminar. Plan to attend an information session to learn more.…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

2019 CST Conference: "Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition"

(part of a series)

Location: University of Notre Dame

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Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition

2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference 

This biennial conference sponsored by the Center for Social Concerns at the University of Notre Dame will explore how Catholic social tradition can engage academics and practitioners in the challenges of the most marginalized and vulnerable people in societies today. If the moral test of a society is how it treats vulnerable people, the signs of the times suggest there is significant room for improvement in communities around the world. By assembling experts in Catholic social ethics, the conference seeks to identify social issues with practical responses adequate to address the difficulty of resulting injustices.…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

2019 CST Conference: "Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition"

(part of a series)

Location: University of Notre Dame

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Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition

2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference 

This biennial conference sponsored by the Center for Social Concerns at the University of Notre Dame will explore how Catholic social tradition can engage academics and practitioners in the challenges of the most marginalized and vulnerable people in societies today. If the moral test of a society is how it treats vulnerable people, the signs of the times suggest there is significant room for improvement in communities around the world. By assembling experts in Catholic social ethics, the conference seeks to identify social issues with practical responses adequate to address the difficulty of resulting injustices.…

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Saturday, March 23, 2019

2019 CST Conference: "Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition"

(part of a series)

Location: University of Notre Dame

Option For The Poor Cropped 7x4

Option for the Poor: Engaging the Social Tradition

2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference 

This biennial conference sponsored by the Center for Social Concerns at the University of Notre Dame will explore how Catholic social tradition can engage academics and practitioners in the challenges of the most marginalized and vulnerable people in societies today. If the moral test of a society is how it treats vulnerable people, the signs of the times suggest there is significant room for improvement in communities around the world. By assembling experts in Catholic social ethics, the conference seeks to identify social issues with practical responses adequate to address the difficulty of resulting injustices.…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Community Engagement Faculty Institute

(part of a series)

Location: Geddes Hall

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Taking Education Beyond the Walls of the Classroom

June 4–6, 2019

The Center for Social Concerns offers the Community Engagement Faculty Institute for all who want to explore or deepen their knowledge, skills, and passion for community-based teaching and research. The agenda for this dynamic Community Engagement Faculty Institute is imbued with engaged learning, mixing lectures by faculty and community experts on the theory and practice of community engagement with immersion into the local community to learn with community partners. We address a range of social concerns, such as poverty, violence, oppression by unjust systems and structures, immigration, incarceration, and education. The 2019 Faculty Institute will consider the Center for Social Concerns annual theme, “Moving Margins: Living the Option for the Poor.”…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Community Engagement Faculty Institute

(part of a series)

Location: Geddes Hall

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Taking Education Beyond the Walls of the Classroom

June 4–6, 2019

The Center for Social Concerns offers the Community Engagement Faculty Institute for all who want to explore or deepen their knowledge, skills, and passion for community-based teaching and research. The agenda for this dynamic Community Engagement Faculty Institute is imbued with engaged learning, mixing lectures by faculty and community experts on the theory and practice of community engagement with immersion into the local community to learn with community partners. We address a range of social concerns, such as poverty, violence, oppression by unjust systems and structures, immigration, incarceration, and education. The 2019 Faculty Institute will consider the Center for Social Concerns annual theme, “Moving Margins: Living the Option for the Poor.”…

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Community Engagement Faculty Institute

(part of a series)

Location: Geddes Hall

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Taking Education Beyond the Walls of the Classroom

June 4–6, 2019

The Center for Social Concerns offers the Community Engagement Faculty Institute for all who want to explore or deepen their knowledge, skills, and passion for community-based teaching and research. The agenda for this dynamic Community Engagement Faculty Institute is imbued with engaged learning, mixing lectures by faculty and community experts on the theory and practice of community engagement with immersion into the local community to learn with community partners. We address a range of social concerns, such as poverty, violence, oppression by unjust systems and structures, immigration, incarceration, and education. The 2019 Faculty Institute will consider the Center for Social Concerns annual theme, “Moving Margins: Living the Option for the Poor.”…

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