2019 Conference

Faith, Science, and Nature

2019 Summer Seminar

Rediscovering Integral Humanism

Portsmouth, Rhode Island | June 23 – July 2, 2019

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

Inspiring Women Leaders for the 21st Century

Inspiring Women Leaders for the 21st Century

Carrie Lukas President, Independent Women's Forum Sunday, February 10, 2019, 6:00 p.m.   Carrie L. Lukas is the president of Independent Women's Forum. Lukas is the co-author of Liberty Is No War on Women, and the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to...

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Integrating Knowledge and Building Neo-Tribal Markets

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

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

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

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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