Conference Schedule

Engaging the Diverse, the Devout, and the “Nones”

Friday, Feb. 23
12:30pm – 4:30pm: Dakota Sacred Sites Tour with Healing Minnesota Stories

6:00-7:00pm: Registration (Anderson Student Center)

7:00pm-8:30pm: Opening Plenary Session

9:00pm: Late Night Fun in Anderson Student Center

Saturday, Feb. 24

8:30am-10:00am: Registration (McNeely Hall)

8:30am-9:45am: Breakfast and Networking

10:00am – 11:30am: Breakout Sessions (cycle 1)

  • Telling Our Own Story of Religious Identity
  • Sacred Listening for the Sake of Compassion with Diane Millis, Ph.D.
  • Balancing Listening and Telling to Build Intimacy and Connection

11:45pm-1:15pm: Lunch and Plenary Session: Faitheist: How an Atheist Found Common Ground with Believers, and Why Interfaith Stories can Change the World with Chris Stedman

1:30pm – 3:00pm: Breakout Sessions (cycle 2)

  • Telling Our Own Story of Religious Identity
  • Sacred Listening for the Sake of Compassion with Diane Millis, Ph.D.
  • Balancing Listening and Telling to Build Intimacy and Connection

3:00pm – 3:30pm: Coffee Break and Networking

3:30pm – 5:00pm: Closing Session: Building a Vibrant Democracy with Stories

--schedule subject to change-- 


Supported by a generous grant from the Interfaith Youth Core.

UST sponsoring offices include the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning, the Muslim Christian Dialogue Center, and the Office for Spirituality

Photo ©Interfaith Youth Core, used with their permission