This year’s festival opens with reading by internationally acclaimed author Anthony Doerr on Wednesday evening.
The Selim Center is hosting the March 11 talk by Dr. Tom Misa, who wrote the book on Minnesota’s computer industry. The talk is free if you are from St. Thomas.
Mitte has cerebral palsy and will talk about overcoming adversity. His talk, sponsored by the University Lectures Committee, is open to members of the St. Thomas community.
The speaker is former St. Thomas theology professor William Cavanaugh, now of DePaul University.
Macalester’s Christopher Wells is author of “Car Country: An Environmental History.” The talk is free and open to all.
Current Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea will give the opening remarks.
When Cori Wegener worked at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, she was called “the Clark Kent of museum work.” Her talk follows the Feb. 7 release of “The Monuments Men.”
The film on Pentecostalism in Rio prisons and panel discussion are sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
Professor emerita at the School of Divinity, she recently published In Quest of “the Jewish Mary.”
The 27th annual vigil will be held in the quadrangle. It will conclude at 5 p.m. Monday, Veterans Day, with a ceremony and talk by an Air Commando pilot.
All are welcome to attend this lecture sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning, the Center for Catholic Studies and the archdiocese.
The Nov. 15 program is part of the Hot Topics: Cool Talk debate series hosted by the Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law and Public Policy.
Shapiro is the second of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News Broadcast Journalist Series.
Dr. Scott Alexander will examine issues raised in Atlantic Monthly’s much-discussed “Which Religion Will Win?” issue.
The fourth annual induction ceremony is sponsored by St. Thomas’ Shenehon Center for Real Estate.
The talk was given in Stillwater last week by Dr. Annette Atkins as part of a history tour sponsored by the Selim Center for Learning in Later years.
The speaker, Imani Jafaar Mohammad, is an attorney who practices in the areas of business law and estate planning, including a specialty practice in Islamic estate planning. She has spoken nationwide on issues related to American Muslims.
Rabbi David Wirtschafter will interview Rosengren during this Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning program.
Los Angeles Times investigative reporter Jason Felch will discuss the use of crowdsourcing and social media to find and track looted art.
The debate question: “Is Legal Abortion Necessary for Sexual Equality in the U.S.A.?”
The rabbi and Muslim judge also will speak at Hamline University and Mount Zion Temple. The programs are sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
McEvers is the first of four speakers in this season’s Minnesota Public Radio News’ Broadcast Journalist Series.
Dr. Geoffrey Coates will discuss plastics that have reduced environmental impacts.
No need to register; just show up and enjoy the program.