An evening to join local business, employees, entrepreneurs and academics to learn and discover new ways of building an economic culture imprinted on communion, gratuity and reciprocity, as an alternative … Continue Reading November 28, 2018 | Challenges and Opportunities: How Businesses can become a Force for Good in their Communities
The Reverend Patrick J. Ryan, S.J. Laurence J. McGinley Professor of Religion and Society at Fordham University Tuesday, November 13, 6 p.m. McNally Amphitheatre, 140 W. 62nd St. Lincoln Center … Continue Reading November 13 & November 14, 2018 | Capital Punishment: Changes in Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Attitudes
We live in an era where many of us cross borders by land, sea or air. Our four guests: a law professor, a lawyer and two experts in multi-cultural dialogue … Continue Reading Monday, November 12, 2018 | Dialogue in Work and Life: How to Live in a Multicultural Society?
Join us as Dr. Anthony Bradley discusses his book Ending Overcriminalization and Mass Incarceration. November 7, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM McGinley Center, Second Floor Music Room Lunch will be … Continue Reading November 7, 2018 | Ending Overcriminalization and Mass Incarceration with Dr. Anthony Bradley
Thursday, November 1 12:30–1 p.m., Check-in • 1–8 p.m., Program Friday, November 2 8:30–9 a.m., Check-in • 9–5 p.m., Program Register here. Gender equality demands equal opportunity to speak and be heard. … Continue Reading November 1-2, 2018 | Gender Equality and the First Amendment
Please join us for a distinguished panel of speakers who will reflect on the ongoing Catholic clergy sexual abuse crises from their particular scholarly and professional vantage points–psychology, law, theology, … Continue Reading October 29, 2018 | What Happened? Why? What Now? Clergy Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church
How Catholic Teaching on Migrants and Refugees Provides Guidance on the Wayward Policies of the U.S. An event co-sponsored by the Center for Ethics Education and Department of Theology Speaker: … Continue Reading October 17, 2018 | How Catholic Teaching on Migrants and Refugees Provides Guidance on the Wayward Policies of the U.S.
About the Conference This conference will examine the multifaceted effects of violence throughout the human lifespan and present proactive measures to mitigate adverse outcomes. The conference will focus particularly on … Continue Reading October 27, 2018 | The Impact of Violence on Health and Education
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the implementation of the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act (Hart and Celler Act). With this act, family reunification became a guiding principle, and … Continue Reading October 26, 2018 | A Nation of Immigrants? 50 Years of the New Immigration
Discussion of the need for adopting a model of restorative justice in wrongful conviction cases as part of legislative efforts towards criminal justice reform and community healing. Tuesday, October 23, … Continue Reading October 23, 2018 | Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice after Wrongful Conviction
The official and/or hierarchical church often finds it difficult to respond to the situations of many of its members, whether because they are rejected and insulted by other Catholics based … Continue Reading October 9, 2018 | An Atlas of Another and Difficult World: Gender, Race, and the Church
Making Up Your Own Mind: Thinking Effectively through Creative Puzzle-SolvingA Presentation by Edward B. Burger, Ph.D., President of Southwestern University Wednesday, October 3, 2018 6:00 pm First-Floor Auditorium, Keating Hall … Continue Reading October 3, 2018 | Making Up Your Own Mind: Thinking Effectively through Creative Puzzle-Solving
Join us as two leaders in career development for advanced degree candidates (master’s and Ph.D. students) visit Fordham University: Emily Swafford, Ph.D., director of academic and professional affairs for the … Continue Reading October 2, 2018 |Putting Advanced Degrees to Work in the 21st Century: Academic Associations on Recent Trends in Career Pathways for Humanities and STEM Fields
Please join us to hear our keynote speaker, Chris Barrett of Cornell University, present “Meeting the Global Food Security Challenges of the 21st Century.” Friday, September 28 8 a.m. – … Continue Reading September 28, 2018 | Reduce Hunger: Pope Francis’ Call for New Approaches
We hope you will join us for “Advancing Local Leadership in Today’s Global Refugee Crisis.” Catholic Relief Services and IPED are hosting this panel discussion to coincide with the opening … Continue Reading September 25, 2018 | 2018 Global Refugee Crisis: Advancing Local Leadership
RELIGIOUS LAWYERING AT TWENTY Fordham Law School, New York City Thursday, September 13, 2018 – Friday, September 14, 2018 Building on the seminal work of Tom Shaffer (On Being a … Continue Reading September 13 & 14, 2018 | Religious Lawyering at Twenty