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Event: Sacred Responses to Climate Change: Seeking Common Ground

Sept. 19, 2022

Sacred Responses to Climate Change: Seeking Common Ground Friday, September 23, 1:00-5:00 pm Abrams Lounge C4C This inter-faith panel discussion focuses on sacred responses to environmental crisis. Panelists will discuss how religious ethics are shaping environmental ethics from a Christian, Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim, and Indigenous perspective. Panelists include: Loriliai Biernacki,...

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The Demonization of Malcolm X, The Sanitization of Dr. Martin Luther King

Sept. 19, 2022

The CU Mediterranean Studies Group presents a public lecture: “The Demonization of Malcolm X, the Sanitization of Dr. Martin Luther King” Dr. Nebil Husayn, Religious Studies, University of Miami Thursday, September 15, 2022 6:00–7:30, HUMN 250 This lecture challenges the ways in which two icons of the 1960s, Dr. King...

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Deborah Whitehead Awarded Outstanding Faculty Mentor

June 9, 2021

Professor Deborah Whitehead was distinguished with an Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award for her above-and-beyond commitment to helping religious studies students succeed. The awards, chosen by the Graduate School each year, specifically recognize outstanding service and leadership toward graduate students. Dean Scott Adler wrote in the award letter: “The attached nomination...

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Holly Gayley Receives Kayden Translation Award

March 22, 2021

Holly Gayley, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, received a 2021 Kayden Translation Award for her book, Inseparable Across Lifetimes: The Lives and Love Letters of the Tibetan Visionaries Namtrul Rinpoche and Khandro Tare Lhamo . An inspiring and intimate tale set against the turmoil of recent Tibetan history, Inseparable across...