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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, S.J., 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, S.J., Gasson Chair, Boston College
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Boisi Center • 12:00 - 1:15PM

LUNCHEON IS FULL - WAITLIST ONLY!

RSVP Required. Click here to register for waitlist.


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Immigration and Christian Ethics

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

LUNCHEON FULL  Click here to be added to the waitlist.


joshua landis

The Future of Near Eastern Christians

Joshua Landis, University of Oklahoma
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Cushing 001 • 7:00 - 8:30PM

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


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

15th Prophetic Voices Lecture

Ayesha S. Chaudhry, University of British Columbia
The lecture will be rescheduled for Fall 2016. 
Details TBA.


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

In Celebration of the Career
and Retirement of Alan Wolfe

Conference featuring: Sanford Levinson, Richard Mouw, Ira Katznelson, Susan Meld 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
A celebratory program will take place at 3:00 pm to mark Alan Wolfe’s retirement. 

Click here for parking information.
 


Faith In the Future

From the Boston College
Center for Irish Program
and the School of Theology and Ministry

Faith in the Future: Religion in Ireland in the 21st Century

Conference Featuring: Michael Jackson, Baroness Nuala O'Loan, Margaret Steinfells, Patsy McGarry and Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin.

Saturday, April 16, 2016
9 am - 5 pm, Devlin 101
Luncheon in BC's faculty dining room

Register for the conference here