Drs. Tom Hickson and Kevin Theissen will discuss and reflect on Icelandic geology and sustainability issues at a brown bag session from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, in O'Shaugnessy Science Hall, Room 124.
Philip Rolnick is a professor of theology at the University of St. Thomas. His work on theology, cosmology, and evolution will be featured in the Theology Department’s New Frontiers Series, at 7 p.m. Nov. 12. The lecture is based on his book Origins: God, Evolution, and the Question of the Cosmos forthcoming from Baylor University Press, October 15, 2015.
The Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning hosted a two-day symposium on "Christian Faith in a Multifaith World," examining interreligious interaction 50 years after the Catholic Church's Nostra Aetate document from Vatican II.
This week's notes feature faculty Jennifer Awes-Freeman, Father Juan Miguel Betancourt, John Froula, David Jamieson, Shersten Johnson, David Kelley, Ray MacKenzie, Deborah Savage, Angela Senander, William Stevenson, Phil Stoltzfus, AnnMarie Thomas, Artika Tykner and Christian Washburn; and students Jackie Milbrandt (also staff) and Caitlin Woodard.
Mark McInroy is an assistant professor of systematic theology at the University of St. Thomas. This essay offers a preview of an interdisciplinary colloquium scheduled for 3 p.m. Oct. 5, with Cyril O’Regan, Huisking Professor of Theology in the theology department at the University of Notre Dame, responding.
The Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas is the new performance space for the Minnesota Compline Choir. Performances will be held on the first and third Sundays of each month. Their next performance is this Sunday, Oct. 4.
The eponymous hip-hop collective Doomtree – comprised of local artists Paper Tiger, Cecil Otter, Lazerbeak, Sims, P.O.S., Mike Mictlan and Dessa – will headline the event, which takes place 2-10 p.m. Oct. 3.