Skip to main content

Secondary navigation:

Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life

Public Events at the Boisi Center

Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life

Spring 2016 Events


Keenan

University Ethics: How Colleges Can Build and Benefit from a Culture of Ethics

James Keenan, SJ, Boston College
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
St. Mary's Hall, Room 128 • 12:00 - 1:15PM

Luncheon full -- waitlist only!

RSVP Required. Click here for waitlist.


ray madoff

Promoting a Closer Alignment Between Philanthropy and the Public Good

Ray Madoff, Boston College
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 (New date)
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15PM

RSVP Required. Click here to register.


pierre de charentenay

What the Islamic Veil Reveals

Pierre de Charentenay, SJ, Gasson Chair, Boston College
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15PM

RSVP Required. Click here to register.


file

Just War Theory and the Environmental Consequences of War

Laura Johnston, Emmanuel College
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15PM

RSVP Required. Click here to register.


file

Immigration and Christian Ethics

Kristin Heyer, Boston College
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15PM

RSVP Required. Click here to register.


joshua landis

The Future of Near Eastern Christians

Joshua Landis, University of Oklahoma
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Location TBD • Time TBD

Co-sponsored by the Department of Slavic and Eastern Languages and Literatures


file

Who Gets to be a Prophet? Miracles, Privileges and the Discourse of Meritocracy

15th Prophetic Voices Lecture

Ayesha S. Chaudhry, University of British Columbia
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Fulton Hall 511 • 6:00 - 7:30PM


Boisi_Center_-_verti

Religion and American Public Life: The Calling of a Public Intellectual

Conference featuring: Sanford Levinson, Richard Mouw, Ira Katznelson, Susan Shell, Susan Jacoby, William Galston, Randall Kennedy, Joseph Quinn, Howard Gardner and Alan Wolfe.

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Gasson 100 • 8:45AM - 2:00PM

Reception following at the Boisi Center from 2:15PM - 4:30PM