Returning from the UK

Listen to Scala students talk about the experience on the trip to Ampelforth Abbey and Oxford University in the UK.

Aquinas and Thomism on Faith and Reason

Sunday, February 12th, 2017, 6:30-8:30

Guest: Thomas Joseph White

Director of the Thomistic Institute, Dominican House of Studies

A Hidden Wholeness: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thomas Merton on Civil Rights

Sunday, February 26th, 2017, 6:30-8:30

Guest: Albert Raboteau

Professor of Religion, Princeton University

A Genealogy of Violence: René Girard in Dialogue

Sunday, March 26th, 2017, 6:30-8:30

Guest: James Bernard Murphy

Professor of Government, Dartmouth College

Is Western Culture Facing a New Totalitarianism?

Monday, March 13, 2017, 5:30-7:30

Guest: Carlo Lancellotti

Professor of Mathematics, City University of New York

Integrating Knowledge and Building Neo-Tribal Markets

Federico Minoli Wednesday, October 10, 6:00 p.m. Federico Minoli lectures widely at business schools in the US and internationally about the importance of integrating knowledge across fields in industrial production and neo-tribal marketing, that is, the importance of...

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Creating Christian Community

Leah Libresco Friday, September 21, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. Leah Libresco Sargeant will lead a workshop discussion on the sort of practical questions of Christian community-building she discusses in her book recently released book, "Building the Benedict Option: A Guide to...

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Religious Commitment and Academic Knowledge

Professor Lara Buchak Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. How should someone who has religious commitments approach learning and research in the academy? When apparent conflict arises between one's religious beliefs and academic knowledge, what should one do and...

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The Luxury of Freedom: Elitism and the Liberal Arts

Professor Roosevelt Montás Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. From its inception, the project of liberal arts education has been associated with social privilege. What is the nature of that association and what are its implications for liberal education today?...

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Intentional Community Living in College and Beyond

Tuesday, February 20, 6:00 p.m. Leah Libresco, author of "Arriving at Amen: Seven Catholic Prayers Even I Can Offer," will lead the group in a discussion of their goals for thick community after college—how does each person attending want to praise God with others? We...

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The Practice Turn in Studies of Religion

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Professor Robert Wuthnow, Gerhard R. Andlinger `52 Professor of Sociology and Director of Center for the Study of Religion, Princeton University Religion is commonly understood as something that people practice, whether in the presence of others...

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