Academic Lectures


Academic Lectures 2018-2019

August 31 – 5:00 p.m. (Tom and Selby Prince Building Auditorium)

Fall Formal Academic Convocation – “Francis, the Man behind the Myth: A Challenge to Post-Modernist Theory in History”

Fr. Augustine Thompson, Professor of History at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA.

 

September 21 – 5:00 p.m. (Paul M. Henkels Academic Building, Demetree Lecture Hall)

History Department Lecture: “Home of the Sparrow, Nest of the Swallow: The Medieval Cathedral”

Dr. Richard Allington, Visiting Lecturer at Christendom College

 

October 25 – 5:00 p.m. (Tom and Selby Prince Building Auditorium)

Prince Lecture Series #1: “How Catholic Art saved the Faith”

Dr. Elizabeth Lev, Art historian, bestselling author, international speaker and certified sommelier.

 

January 25 – 5:00 p.m. (Tom and Selby Prince Building Auditorium)

Prince Lecture Series #2: “Human Fulfillment in Christ: A Journey of Hope for the Christian Community:  Moral Principles and Healing at the End of Life,”

Br. Ignatius Perkins, Executive Director of the Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York.

 

February 15 – 5:00 p.m. (Tom and Selby Prince Building Auditorium)

“Sickness Unto Death?  Suffering, Evil, and Death in Contemporary Popular Culture”  

Dr. Thomas Hibbs, Dean of the Honors College and distinguished professor of philosophy at Baylor University.

 

April 4 – 5:00 p.m. (Tom and Selby Prince Building Auditorium)

“What Would Madison Do? Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future of American National Government”

Dr. John Dilulio, Frederic Fox Leadership Professor of Politics, Religion, and Civil Society and Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania.