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Thu, 02/03/2022 - 8:12pm
Dr. Ann Gleig will be delivering this year's Howard Lecture on Feb 23, 2022 at 3:30 via Zoom. Pre-registration is required. Please register at Undoing Whiteness in American Buddhist Modernism: Critical, Contextual and Collective Turns What is “whiteness” and how has it shaped, functioned and hindered American convert Buddhist modernism? Drawing on ethnography and textual analysis, this…
Fri, 04/23/2021 - 9:42pm
  Special Information: Register in advance for this online lecture: ABSTRACT FOR “WONDER, MAGIC, AND WHY WE DO PHILOSOPHY":  Several philosophers have regarded wonder as the beginning of philosophy. For example, Aristotle in the Metaphysics speculates that "it is owing to their wonder (to thaumazein) that humans both now begin and at first began to philosophize; they wondered…
Fri, 03/26/2021 - 1:36pm
Howard Lecture Series in Religion Please RSVP for this Event Here
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:21pm
Religion Courses, Self-Authorship, and the Pursuit of the Common Good” This workshop begins with a history of American higher education’s view of student ethical development, including the current concern for how students develop a sense of their identity.  Of particular interest is the way that students develop an understanding of how they will contribute to the common good in a pluralistic culture.  Foster and Patterson explore how exposure to…

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