Submitted by communications on Tue, 08/21/2012 - 3:12pm
Friday, September 7, 2012 - 7:30pm to Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 9:00pm
Join us to watch one, several, or all of these artistic, probing, and daring investigations into the human condition. The Decalogue was produced in 1989 for Polish television, and consists of ten 1-hour films, each loosely based on one of the Ten Commandments. This series will be hosted by DSPT Fellow, Ron Austin, a Hollywood screenwriter and producer.
Submitted by communications on Thu, 08/16/2012 - 2:58pm
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
Presented by Fr. Chris Renz, OP, DSPT Academic Dean
DSPT Classroom 1, Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology, 2301 Vine Street, Berkeley
This workshop will provide a general overview of core requirements for MA students, including: source materials such as the Student Handbooks; how to align personal research interests with Faculty interests and skills; integrating elective courses with thesis research, and developing a realistic timeline for program completion. Essential tools and tips for new and returning students!
Submitted by communications on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 4:25pm
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 7:00pm
'The popular image of science as providing reliable, useful and objective knowledge, whilst theology only offers speculative and subjective opinion is remarkably widespread and persistent. This remains so despite a large and growing body of academic literature which presents a much more nuanced view. One important understanding is that both science and theology can be seen as saying (albeit in different ways) true things about the way things really are - i.e.
Submitted by communications on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 4:19pm
Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 7:00pm
Knut-Willy Sæther is Adjunct Professor in religious education at the Norwegian School of Leadership and Theology (Høyskolen for Ledelse og Teologi). His Ph.D. was in the area of philosophy of religion focused on the work of John Polkinghorne, and he currently serves as Associate Professor at the University College of Volda. Sæther is an experienced educator and has written on the relationship between theology and the natural sciences.
Submitted by communications on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 12:22pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Race has always been inextricably connected to immigration in our society, but how does religion factor into those connections? Come and join us in a discussion on this timely topic as the Bay Area celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge and its 80,000 miles of wire that have come to symbolize the connections of space, people, and culture regionally, nationally, and globally. A renowned panel will discuss discussion the intersection of race, religion, and immigration.