Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference at Sacred Heart University

Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference: Challenges and Opportunities for the Catholic University in the 21st Century

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT
New date: October 29-31, 2020 (Online Conference)

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The Lilly Fellows Program in the Humanities and the Arts, Sacred Heart University, Seton Hall University and the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities present “Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference: Challenges and Opportunities for the Catholic University in the 21st Century,” October 29-31, at Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Avenue, Fairfield, CT. Keynote speakers will include Gregory Kalscheur, S.J., J.D., Boston College, Carolyn Woo, Ph.D., Purdue University, Michael Higgins, Ph.D., Sacred Heart University, and Gerald. J. Beyer, Ph.D., Villanova University.

Registration is now open. For more information and to register, click here


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