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CRSA celebrates Day of the Dead
day-of-the-dead.jpgAll are invited to paint pumpkins and enjoy free pizza on October 28, in honor of this Mexican celebration.
Dr. Wilson receives Research Apprenticeship Award
The award enables her to fund a student to help her with research for a textbook on religion and human sexuality.
Dr. Kenworthy gives keynote address at Tikhon symposium
tikhon.jpgDr. Kenworthy is currently writing a biography of Tikhon Bellavin, a Russian Orthodox patriarch imprisoned by the Bolsheviks.
Guest speaker Robin Judd on Jewish war brides and American GIs
judd-robin.jpgA professor of history at Ohio State University, Dr. Judd will speak on October 19.
TAK invites submissions for the 2016 Albert Clark Award
Awards of $250-$500 will go to the best student papers in religious studies or theology.
Lakota medicine man Gilly Running to visit Miami
running-gilly-135x135.jpgHe comes as a guest speaker for AMS/REL 346, "Issues in the Study of Native American Religions."
Graduate Jacqueline Morgan interns with the Hudson Institute, Potomac Institute
After graduating in May with a double major in religion and political science, Jacqueline hits the ground running!
CRSA's first meeting of the semester to be held Sept. 24
crsa-symbols.jpgAll are invited to help brainstorm activities for the semester: films to view, speakers to invite, presentations from faculty or students.
Recent publications by Drs. Wilson and French
Dr. Wilson has published a bibliography on Buddhist asceticism. Dr. French has a forthcoming article on how jihadists and the U.S. government use law to authorize violence.