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Accomplished author Rev. Wesley Granberg-Michaelson discussed his latest book, Without Oars: Casting Off into a Life of Pilgrimage, via Microsoft Teams on November 17.

Frank Hunter with his fiancée, Alexa Doria
Thursday, February 2, 2023
Inside the Core English Graduate Student Works on Book

English graduate student, Frank Hunter, is working on a book project, consisting of a translation of Perpetua's Passio, accompanied by two companion texts, Acta Brevia, and five scholarly articles.

A photo of someone looking at a horizon.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Peace Workshop Teaches Contemplation and Community

On February 7th, 2023, in the Bishop Dougherty University Center from 9:30a.m. – 4p.m., the Seton Hall community is invited to an interdisciplinary workshop on contemplative peacemaking.

Dermott Quinn
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Inside the Core: Scholars` Forum on G. K. Chesterton

The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition welcomes Dr. Dermot Quinn, Professor of History and Editor of The Chesterton Review, who will discuss the importance of G. K. Chesterton.

Photo of Joseph Russo
Friday, November 11, 2022
Co-Sponsored Panel on “Achieving Just Mercy”

The MLK Leadership Program and the Law School join with the University Core to present a panel on Achieving Just Mercy; in connection with our FY SHU-Reads selection, Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson.

Photo of Dr. Bill Rusch
Thursday, November 3, 2022
Dr. Bill Rusch of Yale Divinity School to Give Talk

The University Core is happy to sponsor a talk by Dr. William Rusch of Yale Divinity School on “The Lutheran Reformation from a Lutheran Perspective” on Nov. 9, at 12:30 in the Beck Rooms, A and B.

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Monday, October 24, 2022
Inside the Core we host Dr. Donovan Sherman

Inside the Core we are happy to host Dr. Donovan Sherman for our second Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 4 p.m. on TEAMS. Please join us!

Photo of Sister Mary John Bosco Amakwe
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Core faculty member publishes book chapter

Core adjunct faculty member, Sister Mary John Bosco Amakwe, has published a chapter in the recent Handbook of African Catholicism, edited by Stan Chu Ho (Orbis Books, 2022).

Roger Alfani
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
University Core Welcomes New Fellow

The University Core is thrilled to welcome our newest Core Fellow, Dr. Roger Alfani, whose book, Religious Peace-Building in the Democratic Republic of Congo, was published in 2019.

Maribel Landrau
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Inside the Core

Assistant Director of the Core, Maribel Landrau, recently published an article entitled "Two Latino Leaders: One Message of Hope" about Pope Francis and St. Oscar Romero in Today's American Catholic.

Photo of Pope Francis standing at a podium
Monday, August 8, 2022
Two Core Faculty Members Collaborate on Article

Two Core faculty members, Dr. Jon Radwan and Dr. Roger Alfani, have collaborated on an article in a special volume of the journal Religion, edited by Dr. JoRenee Formicola of the Pol. Science Dept.

Painting of Immanuel Kant
Thursday, June 16, 2022
Inside the Core

Core Fellow Dr. Edgar Valdez has recently published a book, Rethinking Kant, vol. 6 (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2022). The book examines an array of current scholarship in Kantian studies.

Dr. Ruth Tsuria
Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Inside the Core welcomes Dr. Ruth Tsuria of COAR

The Scholars Forum in CIT welcomes Dr. Ruth Tsuria talking about her recent publication, Digital Religion: Understanding Religious Practice in Digital Media, second edition (Routledge, 2021).