Lecture Series

In the 2016-2017 public lecture series, the faculty of the Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will provide a forum for communicating and discussing their understanding of important topics within the Catholic and Franciscan intellectual tradition. This lecture series is intended as a service to the USF and regional communities. All lectures in this series are free and open to the public.

Flyer:  Available for download

For additional information contact Angie Springer at 260.399.8066 or aspringer@sf.edu.

October 26, 2016
North Campus Auditorium, 7pm
Catholic Political Responsibilities
Speaker: The Most Reverend Bishop Kevin Rhoades
November 13, 2016
Brookside Ballroom, 3pm
Taking the Temple to the Streets?  Byzantine Practices in Contemporary Occupy Movements
Speaker: Dr. Justin Tse
December 11, 2016
North Campus Auditorium, 3pm
Incarnate Wisdom Scripture
Speaker: Sr. Felicity Dorsett
January 25, 2017
Brookside Ballroom, 7pm
ISIS and the Crusades:  On the Uses and Abuses of History
Speaker: Dr. Adam DeVille
February 15, 2017
Brookside Ballroom, 7pm
Polkas and Masses
Speaker: Dr. Lance Richey
March 5, 2017
Brookside Ballroom, 3pm
Christianity, History and the Common Good
Speaker: Dr. John Bequette
April 5, 2017
Brookside Ballroom, 7pm
Towards a Philosophical Theory of Practice
Speaker: Dr. Vincent Wargo