Events

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Research Seminar: “How Bishops Really Work: Behind the Scenes of the USCCB”

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

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Bishop Emeritus Robert N. Lynch of the Diocese of St. Petersburg will share his reflections and insights on how the leadership at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops discern their justice education and advocacy work on issues like peacebuilding and economic justice.…

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Information Session: International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP)

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Location: Geddes Hall, McNeill Library

Come to an information session to learn more about the International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP) from past participants. Sessions provide general information including the application process, selection criteria, selection process, and time frames, academic requirements, orientation and re-entry requirements, an overview of the site placements available, as well as more detail on the sites represented at that particular session. There will be plenty of time of Q&A.…

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

36th McBride Lecture: "Today's Struggle for Racial and Economic Justice"

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Location: Eck Visitor Center Auditorium

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Speaker:
Fred Redmond, International Vice President (Human Relations), United Steelworkers, Co-Chair of the AFL-CIO Labor Commission on Racial and Economic Justice

The signature event of the Higgins Labor Program season, this timely talk will be immediately followed by a public reception. Sponsored by the United Steelworkers.…

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Monday, September 25, 2017

Information Session: International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP)

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Location: Geddes Hall, McNeill Library

Come to an information session to learn more about the International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP) from past participants. Sessions provide general information including the application process, selection criteria, selection process, and time frames, academic requirements, orientation and re-entry requirements, an overview of the site placements available, as well as more detail on the sites represented at that particular session. There will be plenty of time of Q&A.…

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Postgraduate Service Fair

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Location: Joyce Center, Heritage Hall

The Center for Social Concerns invites students to consider participating in a year or two of postgraduate service. Serving with a nonprofit agency as a full-time volunteer after graduation can be a great way to explore an interest, pursue a passion, and develop skills and knowledge, all while making a difference in the lives of others in need. If interested, plan on attending the Postgraduate Service Fair to meet with service organizations. Read more

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Friday, September 29, 2017

Peace Meals Lunch Discussion: "Peace Movements in Africa"

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

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Peter Henriot, S.J. will speak on the peace movements in Africa. The 1972 quote of Pope Paul VI, “If you want peace, work for justice,” is more true than ever as we face the task of “Living the Challenge of Peace.”  This is especially relevant in speaking about Africa and the peace and justice responses necessary in the near future.…

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Information Session: International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP)

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Location: Geddes Hall McNeill Library

Come to an information session to learn more about the International Summer Service Learning Program (ISSLP) from past participants. Sessions provide general information including the application process, selection criteria, selection process, and time frames, academic requirements, orientation and re-entry requirements, an overview of the site placements available, as well as more detail on the sites represented at that particular session. There will be plenty of time of Q&A.…

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