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Religious Studies News

 

Rosica ’80 Continues Work with Pope Francis

03/18/2014

It has been a year since Pope Francis was named Pope, and what some now call “The Francis Effect” has changed the way Catholics and others see the world. One of St. John Fisher College’s own alumni has been by his side every step of the way. Read More

Trovato Lecture Set for February 20

Trovato Lecture Set for February 20

02/11/2014

On Thursday, February 20, St. John Fisher College will host the annual Joseph A. Trovato Lecture featuring Dr. Harry Murray, Chair of the Sociology and Anthropology Department at Nazareth College. Read More

MacCammon to Moderate International Arts and Humanities Conference in Hawaii

MacCammon to Moderate International Arts and Humanities Conference in Hawaii

12/18/2013

Dr. Linda MacCammon, Director of the Ethics Minor Program and Associate Professor of Religious Studies, will be moderating a workshop at the 12th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities in January. Read More

Vatican Insider Gary Krupp to present at St. John Fisher College on December 6

11/25/2013

On Friday, December 6, St. John Fisher College’s Office of Campus Ministry will welcome Vatican insider Gary Krupp to present, “Pope Pius XII and World War II, The Documented Truth: A compilation of Evidence Revealing the Wartime Acts of the Vatican.” Read More

December First Friday Lecture Looks Back at Second Vatican Council

December First Friday Lecture Looks Back at Second Vatican Council

11/13/2013

Fr. William Graf, Chair of the Religious Studies Department and the William and Helen Cavanaugh Chair of Catholic Studies, will present “50 Years After Vatican II: A Look Back at the Convening of the Second Vatican Council” for the First Friday Lecture on December 6. Read More

Fisher to Celebrate National Philosophy Day with a Digital Twist

Fisher to Celebrate National Philosophy Day with a Digital Twist

11/08/2013

St. John Fisher College will celebrate National Philosophy Day on Thursday, November 21, but this time, organizers have added a digital twist. This year, the program will revolve around Digital Philosophy, with speakers from Fisher along with several area colleges. All sessions will be held in the Golisano Gateway Midlevel. Read More

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

College to Celebrate “Four Freedoms Week”

10/30/2013

Students and faculty at St. John Fisher College will celebrate the annual “Four Freedoms Week” November 3-9 through a variety of campus-wide initiatives aimed at embracing the freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear. Read More

Religious Studies to Host Lecture Featuring 1968 Alumnus

Religious Studies to Host Lecture Featuring 1968 Alumnus

10/16/2013

The Religious Studies Department will host a lecture on Wednesday, October 23, featuring guest lecturer and alumnus, Dr. Daniel Finn ’68, entitled “A Christian View of the Economy: Neither Left nor Right.” Read More

Kollar, Professor Emeritus, Publishes Two Books

03/26/2013

Dr. Nathan Kollar, Professor Emeritus, Religious Studies, has recently published two books — Spiritualities: Past, Present, and Future – An Introduction and Soul Searching: A Handbook for Discovering, Developing, and Talking about Your Spirituality. Read More

Countdown to Commencement: Husain Bawany

Countdown to Commencement: Husain Bawany

03/25/2013

This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Husain Bawany, a Biology and Religious Studies double major. He was nominated by Dr. Kathy Savage, Assistant Professor in the Biology Department, and Tom Rodgers, Director of Campus Life. Read More

 

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