Frances G. Harpst Center for Catholic Thought and Culture

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Past Events - Spring 2013

Faculty Research in Progress Seminars

Emily Reimer-Barry: The Many Faces of AIDS

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

12:30-2pm in the CCTC Suite, Maher 253

Why Gender Matters Dinner

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

5:30-7:30pm in UC Forum B

Sponsored by: the Center for Educational Excellence, Center for Inclusion and Diversity, Women’s Center, Gender Studies Program and the Center for Catholic Thought and Culture.

Soul at Work: Putting Values into Practice

A Dignity @ Work Forum Workshop     

Co-Sponsored by the Center for Educational Excellence

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Margaret Benefiel, PhD

Friday, March 15, 2013

10am-3pm in the Degheri Boardroom               

Priority registration will be given to USD faculty and staff. Lunch will be provided.

The Soul of Leadership: Authentic Leadership for the 21st Century

pebbles on a railMargaret Benefiel, PhD

Thursday, March 14, 2013 from 5-6:30pm in Warren Auditorium

With a reception to follow

This event is free and open to the public.

Sexual Ethics and Natural Law: 21st Century Perspectives

Part of our Explorations in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition series

St. Thomas Aquinas

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from

6:00-7:45pm

Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall (SOLES)

This event is free and open to the public.

Keynote: Todd Salzman, PhD, Professor of Ethics at Creighton University

Response:

Emily Reimer-Barry, PhD, Theology and Religious Studies, USD

James Wykowski, Undergraduate Student and AS Director of Wellness and Sustainability

Priorities for the New Pope: What Does the Church Today Need Most?

A Panel Discussion on the Papal Election and the priorities for the New Pope

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Wednesday, March 20, 2013

12:15-2:20pm

Manchester Auditorium

This event is free and open to the public.

Featuring:

Todd Salzman, PhD, Professor of Ethics at Creighton University and USD Alumnus

Susie Babka, PhD, Theology and Religious Studies, USD

Andrew McMillin, MTS, Associate University Minister, University Ministry, USD

Bernard Kelly, CSSp, PhD, Spiritan priest and former missionary

Elizabeth Loomis, SHCJ, MA, Sister in the Society of the Holy Child Jesus

Tom Reifer, PhD, Associate Professor, Sociology  and Affiliated Faculty, Ethnic Studies, USD

Faculty Research in Progress Seminars

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"Soul-Sleep and Awakening: Gnosis in the Middle English Pearl and the “Hymn of the Pearl” in the Apocryphal Acts of Thomas"

Maura Giles-Watson, PhD, English, USD

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

12:30-2pm in the CCTC Suite, Maher 253

The End of Art is Peace

Father and Son

Steafán Hanvey

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

7:30-9pm in Salomon Hall

This event is free and open to the public.

Restorative Justice Workshop

A Dignity @ Work Forum Workshop

Co-Sponsored by the Center for Educational Excellence

Justine DarlingJustine Darling, MA

Friday, April 19, 2013

9am-12pm in Salomon Hall

Coffee will be provided.

Reforming the Liturgy - Reforming the Church at Vatican II

St. Thomas AquinasExplorations in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition

Massimo Faggioli, PhD

Monday, April 22, 2013

12:30-2pm in IPJ Conference Rooms AB

This event is free and open to the public.

Vatican II: The Battle for Meaning

St. Peter's Basilica, RomeMassimo Faggioli, PhD

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

6-7:45pm in Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall (SOLES)

With a reception to follow

This event is free and open to the public.

The Quest for Peace, Equality and Human Rights: Pacem in Terris @50

Pacem in TerrisThursday, May 2, 2013

6-8 p.m. in Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall (SOLES)

With a reception to follow

This event is free and open to the public.

The Genius of Thomas Tallis: Church Music Across the Reformation Divide

Thomas TallisTuesday, May 7, 2013

6-8 p.m. in Founder's Chapel, Founders Hall

Directed by Ed Basilio, featuring the Choral Scholars

This event is free and open to the public.

***This event was cancelled due to bereavement.***