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** PLEASE BE ADVISED THE REMAINDER OF THE INSTITUTE OF CATHOLIC STUDIES LECTURES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.

 

The 2019-2020 Lecture Series Events are:

 

Archbishop John Baptist Odama, Archbishop of Uganda will be lecturing on the topic of “Healing the Human Family,” on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. in Donahue Auditorium in the Dolan Science Center. This is co sponsored by The Institute of Catholic Studies and Tuohy Endowment for Interreligious Studies and is free and open to the public.  Archbishop Odama is a leading peacemaker in Uganda.  This lecture is free and open to the public.

Richard R. Gaillardetz, Ph.D., Joseph Professor of Catholic Systematic Theology will deliver this lecture on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the LSC Conference Room in the DJ Lombardo Student Center. This lecture is free and open to the public.  This lecture is co sponsored by the Institute of Catholic Studies, Breen Chair in Catholic Theology, and the Department of Theology and Religious Studies.

The Reverend Ronald J. Nuzzi, Ph.D, Senior Director, Alliance for Catholic Education, Notre Dame University will deliver this lecture on on Monday, October 28, 2019 at 7:00pm  in the Donahue Auditorium in the Dolan Science Center.  This lecture is sponsored by The Institute of Catholic Studies, The Department of Theology and Religious Studies, The Department of Education and School Psychology and The Notre Dame Club of Cleveland.  This lecture is free and open to the public.

Fr. Jim Bretzke, S.J., John Carroll University, will be delivering the 2019-2020 Augustine Lecture:  "Faithful Citizenship:  What Would Augustine Say?".   This lecture will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 7:30 p.m., in the LSC Conference Room, in the DJ Lombardo Student Center. This lecture is free and open to the public.

Saturday, April 4, 2020

4 p.m.

St. Francis Chapel, John Carroll University

Featuring the JCU Schola Catorium under the direction of:

Cynthia Caporella, Ph.D., Director of Liturgical Music and Musical Arts, John Carroll University

Nichole M. Flores, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Practical Ethics, Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia will be delivering a lecture entitled "The Art of Solidarity: What Can Black and Latinx Community Theater Teach Us about the Common Good" on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 7:30pm.  This lecture will take place in the Donahue Auditorium in the Dolan Science Center on the John Carroll University Campus.   This lecture is free and open to the public.