Drs. Tom Hickson and Kevin Theissen will discuss and reflect on Icelandic geology and sustainability issues at a brown bag session from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, in O'Shaugnessy Science Hall, Room 124.
Philip Rolnick is a professor of theology at the University of St. Thomas. His work on theology, cosmology, and evolution will be featured in the Theology Department’s New Frontiers Series, at 7 p.m. Nov. 12. The lecture is based on his book Origins: God, Evolution, and the Question of the Cosmos forthcoming from Baylor University Press, October 15, 2015.
The Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning hosted a two-day symposium on "Christian Faith in a Multifaith World," examining interreligious interaction 50 years after the Catholic Church's Nostra Aetate document from Vatican II.
This week's notes feature faculty Jennifer Awes-Freeman, Father Juan Miguel Betancourt, John Froula, David Jamieson, Shersten Johnson, David Kelley, Ray MacKenzie, Deborah Savage, Angela Senander, William Stevenson, Phil Stoltzfus, AnnMarie Thomas, Artika Tykner and Christian Washburn; and students Jackie Milbrandt (also staff) and Caitlin Woodard.
Mark McInroy is an assistant professor of systematic theology at the University of St. Thomas. This essay offers a preview of an interdisciplinary colloquium scheduled for 3 p.m. Oct. 5, with Cyril O’Regan, Huisking Professor of Theology in the theology department at the University of Notre Dame, responding.