Lectures and Faculty Development Workshops

Faculty Development Workshops

September 24, 2013

Topic:  Rabbi Eric Yoffie will lead a Faculty Workshop prior to his talk to the students on "Sexual Morality and Diversity in the Hebrew Bible: Readings in Genesis". The luncheon workshop is scheduled from 12-2 in the Fedigan Room. He will discuss the interpretive tradition vs. rationality and realism:  Sexual immorality in the Book of Genesis, rabbinic commentaries, and the study of Bible today. 

Please RSVP to sandra.suprenuk@villanova.edu or call 97325 if you plan to attend.  Feel free to come and go as your schedule permits.


Topic: "The Roots of Interdisciplinarity in "Aristotle, Plato, the Sophists, and the Atomists"

When: Thursday, February 28th

4:PM Augustine and Culture Program Seminar Room

Speaker: Dr. Joseph Betz, Retired Philosophy Professor

Barbieri Lecture

The Barbieri lecture series features the research of senior Ennis and Gallen fellows. These lecture series are particularly important as they allow our faculty to network with faculty in other departments.

Past Barbieri Lectures

When: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 4:15 PM
Speaker: Dr. Chara Armon, Villanova Center for Liberal Education, Arthur J. Ennis Post-doctoral Fellow in the Humanities
Topic: "Great Works, Transitions, and Turnings: Portrayals of Connections between Spirituality and Ecological Restoration"