Rabbi Eric Yoffie highlighted the importance of interfaith discussion and the role of religion in today’s society, to students, faculty and staff during a Fasnacht Lecture Oct. 22 in Morgan Auditorium.
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Campus news for the week of Oct. 16, 2015.
Brad R. Braxton spoke about righteous leadership in his lecture “Blueprint for the Beloved Community” March 26 in Morgan Auditorium to an audience of about 50 people.
Eboo Patel encouraged students of all religious backgrounds to stand up for their beliefs at La Verne’s annual Fasnacht Lecture, titled “Standing Your Sacred Ground.”
Progressive theologian and visionary minister Bishop Carlton Pearson gave two lectures titled “What has Hell to do with It?” and “Emerging Spirituality” on March 22 in Morgan Auditorium.
Bart Ehman, a distinguished professor of religious studies at the University of North Carolina delivers his lecture, “Is the New Testament Forged? The Surprising Claims of Biblical Scholars.”
Cornel West, best selling author, national radio host and educator spoke of “Hope on a Tightrope,” in the newly renovated Ann and Steve Morgan Auditorium last Friday.
Tavis Smiley, best-selling author and popular talk show host, told students and faculty who filled Founders Auditorium on Tuesday that we must be willing to step outside our comfort zones.
Campus events for the week of Feb. 13, 2009.
Naomi Tutu, keynote speaker for the University’s third annual “Engendering Diversity and Community” conference, addressed “Women’s Stories, Women’s Voices” March 22 before a packed house in La Fetra Auditorium.