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An Enduring Commitment to the Liberal Arts
BC celebrates ILA's first 10 years. In its first 10 years, Boston College's Institute for the Liberals Arts has promoted collaborative research and teaching, hosted speakers, and supported interdisciplinary projects. | Read the Full Article Here

 

 

Mysticism & Interpretations of the Bible
University of Chicago philosopher and theologian, Bernard McGinn recently discussed Christian mysticism, as well as more spiritual interpretations of the Bible for the Annual Candlemas Lecture. His Lowell Humanitites Series lecture “Poetry, Prose and the Bible in John of the Cross" through an analysis of the disciple John. | The Heights

 

 

The ILA is now on Twitter!
We just our Twitter page posting the latest on events hosted by ILA and related officers around campus, as well as, the most up-to-date stories from the Liberal Arts Education field! Follow and tweet us! »

 

Calendar

9/6 Celebrating 10 Years of Interdisciplinary Collaboration Reception, O'Neill Reading Room

9/10 “Don’t Let Me Be Lonely’": A Lecture by Carrie Mae Weems, Devlin 110

9/24 Early Americas Lecture, Devlin 101

9/27 Comparative Theology and Atonement, Robsham Theater

9/27 RISE3 Symposium, McGuinn 121 Auditorium

10/10 1968 Lecture, Higgins 300

10/18 CWBC: Reshma Saujani, Murray Function Room

10/19 Women in STEM Lecture, Dr. Banu Subramaniam, Fulton 145

10/23 Alberto Hurtado Conference, Heights/Boston/Newton Room

10/24 Women in STEM Faculty/Graduate Student Conversation, Stokes N115

10/25 Coviello Reading, Connolly House

11/1-11/3 Towards Transitional Justice, Gasson 100

11/5 Early American Lecture, Devlin 101

11/8 RISE3 Symposium, Devlin 101

1/31 RISE3 Symposium, Devlin 101

2/7 RISE3 Symposium, Devlin 101

2/7 Women in STEM Lecture, Dr. Linda Sax, TBA

2/28-3/3 Metaphor, Making, and Mysticism, TBA

3/11 Early American Lecture, Devlin 101

3/19 Women in STEM Lecture, Dr. Joan Roughgarden, TBA

3/23 Women in STEM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, TBA

3/28 RISE3 Symposium, Devlin 101

4/4 RISE3 Symposium, Devlin 101

4/26-4/27 Celebrating M. Shawn Copeland, TBA
 

More events will be added as they are confirmed.
Locations will be posted as they are determined.

 

Voices of the Avant-Garde: The Composer as Revolutionary (With Acclaimed Pianist Moritz Ernst)
Voices of the Avant-Garde: The Composer as Revolutionary (With Acclaimed Pianist Moritz Ernst)
Voices of the Avant-Garde: The Composer as Revolutionary (With Acclaimed Pianist Moritz Ernst)