Annual Bishop Bernard Flanagan Lecture: "Why Nicea Matters"

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 19:00
7:00 pm

Prof. Khaled Anatolios of the Boston College School of Ministry and Theology and The Hellenic College will deliver the Ecumenical Institute's annual Bishop Bernard Flanagan Lecture, named for the second bishop of Worcester who co-chaired the Orthodox-Roman Catholic dialogue in its early years.  Prof.

Contact Person: 
Marc LePain
malepain@assumption.edu
508-767-7127

Looking for Artists in the Middle Ages: Craft and Skill in a Pre-Modern World

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 16:30

Presented by Heidi Gearhart, PhD, Assistant Professor of Art History.

The Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS) Program at Assumption College Invites you to the Fourth Annual MEMS Faculty Lecture

Few artists are known from the Middle Ages, and one often assumes the medieval artist to be a humble craftsman. But was this really the case? Were there no artists at all, or if there were, were they merely servants of their patrons?

Contact Person: 
Heidi Gearhart
h.gearhart@assumption.edu

President's Lecture Series: Dr. Carolyn Woo

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 19:00
7:00 pm

Dr. Carolyn Y. Woo, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services (CRS), an international relief and development agency with a presence in more than 90 countries and committed to helping 100 million people in need, will address the Assumption College communityas part of the 2014-2015 President's Lecture Series. The third speaker in this year's series, Dr.

shmahone@assumption.edu
508-767-7322

CTE Lecture by Dan Chambliss, co-author of How College Works

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 19:00

The main event for the CTE’s (Center for Teaching Excellence) 2014-2015 Faculty Learning Community, and our second annual Innovations in Higher Education Lecture, will be a talk by Daniel Chambliss, professor of sociology at Hamilton College and one of the co-authors of How College Works.

Contact Person: 
Jim Lang
lang@assumption.edu

Emily Silverman “Edith Stein and Regina Jonas: Religious Visionaries in the Time of the Death Camps”

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 19:00
7:00 PM

Emily’s ground-breaking book examines the lives of two extraordinary, religious women. Both Edith Stein and Regina Jonas were German Jewish women who demonstrated 'deviant' religious desires as they pursued their spiritual paths to serve their communities during the Holocaust.

Contact Person: 
Dona Kercher
dkercher@assumption.edu
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President's Lecture Series: The Moral Voice of Pope Francis

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 19:00
7:00 PM

John L. Allen Jr., D.S.Litt, Associate Editor of The Boston Globe and Senior Vatican Analyst for CNN will deliver the first lecture of the 2014-2015 Assumption College President's Lecture Series. The Series provides a public forum in which important ethical, spiritual and human issues are illuminated and examined within the Catholic intellectual tradition.

Contact Person: 
Sharon Mahoney
shmahone@assumption.edu
508-767-7322

Commencement

Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 10:00
10:00 AM

Assumption College will celebrate its College’s 97th Commencement on May 17, 2014. The ceremony will be held on Assumption's H.L. Rocheleau Field and begin at 10  a.m. All graduating students, their families and guests are invited.

df.ditullio@assumption.edu
508-767-7478

Business Ethics Lecture Featuring Former White House Advisor

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 17:00
5:00 PM

The 11th annual Assumption College Business Ethics Lecture will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, in La Maison Française Salon.

This year’s lecture will feature former White House climate change official William J. Antholis, Ph.D., now managing director of the prestigious Brookings Institution. He will discuss "Ethics and Politics in India and China: From Local Self-Government to Global Sustainability."

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