Monday, October 1, 2012 - 9:00am to Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 5:00pm
The Graduate Theological Union Library invites you to an exhibition of visual and textual expressions that characterize religious beliefs. Titled Imaging Religion: An Exhibition in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Graduate Theological Union, the exhibition runs from October 1, 2012 through January 31, 2013 (extended through February 28).
Included in the display are Orthodox icons; Catholic paintings, prints, and vestments; Protestant prints; Islamic and Buddhist calligraphy; Jewish scrolls; and printed material, statues and objects from these and other traditions.
Of special note are works by contemporary artists Haji Noor Deen Mi Guang Jiang, Ron Nakasone, He Qi, Alfonso Castillo, Corita Kent, Angelica Vasquez Cruz, and Virginia and Louis Naranjo.
The annual book sale will be held on Monday, October 1, from 10 am to 3 pm, in the Henry Mayo NewHall Plaza at the library's entrance. We suggest that you arrive early for the best selection. Most hardbacks are $2.00 and most paperbacks are $1.00.
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Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 12:30pm
Applying to doctoral programs? This is a workshop to help you with a key component in the process. Join GTU Dean Arthur Holder and faculty panelists in a discussion of the academic statement of purpose, the essence of the application for admission to a doctoral program. The panel will provide key suggestions for crafting this important "little" document. Join us Thursday, October 4, from 12:30-2pm in the Dinner Board Room of the GTU Hewlett Library. For more information or to reserve a place, contact GTU Admissions, firstname.lastname@example.org, 510-649-2460.
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Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 7:30pm
This year, the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University will host a series of events on the theme "The Unfinished Agenda of Vatican II," commemorating the 50th anniversary of Vatican II (the first session met in October 1962).
This event is the Keynote address which will be given by Rev. Joseph Komonchak of Catholic University.
Holy Spirit Parish, Newman Hall, UC Berkeley, 2700 Dwight Way, Berkeley. The parish will host a reception to follow.
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Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 12:00pm
Asia Project Green Tea Conversation
Join in a Green Tea Conversation with Roma Ulinnuha. Roma is a Ph.D. student at Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS). He is a lecturer of Ushuluddin, Religious Studies, and Islamic Thoughts at the State Islamic University (UIN), Sunan Kalijaga, Yogyakarta since 2006.
Bring your lunch. Tea & snack will be provided. Free and open to the public.
Mudd 101, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley