Her talk, sponsored by the University Lectures Committee, is free and open to all.
The senior rabbi at Bet Shalom Congregation in Minnetonka, Cohen also teaches at several local colleges and universities.
Zeki Saritoprak holds a chair in Islamic studies at John Carroll University and is the author of “Islam’s Jesus.”
It has been 50 years since the Second Vatican Council and the lifting of excommunications between the Roman Catholic and Orthodox churches.
The lecture by Jeffrey Engel of Southern Methodist University is one of several events planned this fall by St. Thomas’ German Program.
Dan Buettner '83, The New York Times-bestselling author of Blue Zones, gave a short but memorable talk on longevity last week. He's been studying the world's healthiest communities for more than a decade.
The speaker, Dr. Michelle Janning from Whitman College, found that 76 percent of people save their old love letters. Her talk will help explain why.
The events are Thursday and Friday and are open to the public.
The lecture is sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning. All are welcome.
The event has been planned by Rabbi Alan Shavit-Lonstein, a rabbi in residence with the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning at St. John’s and St. Thomas.
The much-discussed encyclical is expected to be released in June or July.
Cooper, who has reported from more than 60 countries, is the final speaker in this year’s Minnesota Public Radio News’ Broadcast Journalist Series.
The talk features marriage and family expert Dr. Kirsten Lind Seal of St. Mary’s University and is sponsored by St. Thomas’ Family Studies Program.
Her talk, titled “Journey of Hope," is sponsored by St. Thomas’ University Lectures Committee.
The native of East St. Louis, Illinois, grew up to become Sports Illustrated’s pick for “The Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century.”
She will give a public reading here April 24.
The new lecture series is sponsored by St. Thomas’ Family Studies Program.
Social Justice Advocate John Carr to Deliver Inaugural Lecture for Institute for Catholicism and Citizenship April 23
After serving more than 20 years with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the University of St. Thomas graduate now heads Georgetown’s Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life.
Chelsea Balthazar, a freshman international student from the Caribbean island of Dominica, will speak at this month's CultureLink Tea, April 13.
Victoria Barnett, from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, will speak in St. Paul on April 22.
Named for the Pakistani activist shot by the Taliban, the fund supports adolescent girls around the world who are denied access to an education.
Her talk, sponsored by many campus departments, is free and open to the public.
The late Seamus Heaney is recognized as Ireland’s pre-eminent modern poet.
Former NASA project manager John Mankins will describe a proposal for harvesting solar energy in outer space and beaming it to earth.
St. Thomas' Luann Dummer Center for Women is sponsoring her presentation, "Women and Native Struggles: Toward Ecological Transformation," which will be held 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, in O'Shaughnessy Education Center Auditorium.