The divisions of Academic Affairs and Student Affairs have joined forces to present the CommUNITY Series. Co-sponsored by the Center for Intercultural Learning and Community Engagement, the series is designed to illustrate the University St. Thomas’ convictions to respect, affirm and value human dignity and diversity across campus. These programs promote civility, community and collective responsibility.

All events are free and open to the public.

  • Faith, Hope and Love: A Story of Renewed Hope and Transformation
    Speakers: Mary Johnson and Oshea Israel
    6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 4, Owens Science Hall, Room 150, St. Paul campus. (See Bulletin Today, Feb. 28.)    
                    
  • 30 Mosques 30 Days
    Speakers: Aman Ali and Bassam Tariq
    7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium, St. Paul campus.
                    
  • Beyond Classification: Disability and Accessibility in School and Society
    Speaker: LeDerick Horne
    5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, McNeely Hall, Room 100, St. Paul campus.
                    
  • Love Leadership
    Speaker: John Hope Bryant
    5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 4, O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium, St. Paul campus.
                    
  • Celebrating Community: Reflections on Justice, Service and Leadership
    Speaker: Dr. Edgar Cahn
    6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, School of Law, Schulze Grand Atrium, Minneapolis campus.
                    
  • Social Justice for People with Mental Illness: What Works and What We Need
    Speakers: William Moyers, Jonathan Friesen, Hon. Donovan Frank, Pete Feigal
    8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 6, Terrence Murphy Hall, Thornton Auditorium, Minneapolis campus.

For full details on the events, including sponsors, visit the CommUNITY Series website.