President's Lecture Series: What St. Augustine Really Thought About Sex

Monday, March 24, 2014 - 19:00
7:00 PM
Student Admission Fee: 
Free
General Admission Fee: 
Free

John C. Cavadini, Ph.D., Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame and Director of the Institute of Church Life, will deliver the Annual Augustine Lecture as part of the 2013-2014 President's Lecture Series.

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

Zina Giannopoulou: The Self as Subject and Object of Knowledge in Plato

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 00:00
4:00 PM

Professor Giannopoulou will conduct a seminar titled “The Self as Subject and Object of Knowledge in Plato.”  This seminar is presented by the Assumption College Philosophy department, through its membership in the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (B.A.C.A.P.).

For more information, please contact: Prof. Daniel P. Maher, dmaher@assumption.edu.

Contact Person: 
Daniel P. Maher
dmaher@assumption.edu
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Zina Giannopoulou: Self –Knowledge in Plato’s Theaetetus and Alcibiades 1

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 00:00
7:30 PM

The Philosophy Department, through its membership in the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (B.A.C.A.P.), is pleased to present “Self –Knowledge in Plato’s Theaetetus and Alcibiades 1” a lecture by Professor Zina Giannopoulou, University of California, Irvine. Professor John Partridge of Wheaton College will serve as commentator.

Contact Person: 
Daniel P. Maher
dmaher@assumption.edu
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President’s Lecture Series: Religious Liberty and the Culture of Life

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 00:00
7:00 PM

Dr. Janet E. Smith, Ph.D, will discuss how attacks on the culture of life go hand-in-hand with attacks on religious liberty, and why many in the United States seem to think that the right to life and (religious) liberty must be sacrificed to the pursuit of happiness.

In her lecture, Dr. Smith argues that only a commitment to the New Evangelization can show us the way to address the present and coming oppression of religious practice.

Dr. Jeremy Geddert Gives Lecture on Hugo Grotius

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 00:00
4:30 PM

The Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS) Program at Assumption College
Invites you to the Third Annual MEMS Faculty Lecture. Dr. Jeremy Geddert from the Assumption Political Science Department will present “The Responsibility of Rights: Is Hugo Grotius Really an Early Modern Possessive Individualist?”

Drinks and refreshments will be served in the Testa Atrium.

Contact Person: 
Lance Lazar
llazar@assumption.edu
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