Program Schedule

Forthcoming.

 

Monday, March 19
10:00 AM Registration
Connelly Center - Lower Level Lobby

 
11:15 AM Welcome
Barbara Wall
Vice President for Mission & Ministry
Villanova Room - Connelly Center

Opening Prayer
Rev. Joseph Farrell, OSA
Associate Vice President for Mission & Ministry
 
 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Saving Africa: The Remnants of Colonialsim and the Hunt for Joseph Kony on the American Campus
Timothy Horner- Center for Peace & Justice Education
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
 
  1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Catholic Relief Services and Sudan
Dan Griffin
Catholic Relief Services
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
  3:00 PM - 4:15 PM South Sudan and the Burden of Independence: The Need for Education that Builds Nations
Jo Maduk Jok, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow, United States Institute of Peace
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
  4:30 PM - 5:45 PM Pacem in Terris and Human Rights
David Hollenbach, S.J., Ph.D.
Boston College
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
  5:45 PM - 7:30 PM DINNER ON YOUR OWN
 
  7:30 PM Catholic Social Teaching and Human Rights
Bishop John Ricard, S.S.J.
Rector, St. Joseph's Seminary - Washington, DC
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
Tuesday, March 20
10:00 AM - 11:15 PM Women and Human Rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Mare Rose Mukeni Beya
City College of New York
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM Concurrent Sessions

With Knowledge Comes Responsibility: The Next Step, Taking Action through Advocacy
Cheryl Mrazik - Catholic Relief Services

Workers Rights and Socially Responsible Investment in the Catholic Tradition: A Case Study
Gerald Beyer - St. Joseph's University

Killing in War as a Persisting Problem of Conscience in the Context of Christian Eschatology
Prisco Hernadez, U.S. Army Command / General Staff College

Peacebuilding: A Way Forward in Response to Atrocity
Sherri Anderson - Villanova University

Anti-corruption Movement in India: Validation of the Vision of the Church
Rev. Urbano Louis Rodrigues, Our Lady of Angels Parish - Bronx, NY 
12:45 PM -  1:30 PM LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
 
  1:30 PM -  2:45 PM Women and Human Rights in South Sudan
Jane Kani Edward, Ph.D.

Fordham University
Villanova Room - Connelly Center

  3:00 PM -  4:15 PM Catholic Relief Services and the Democratic Republic of Congo
Edward Keily
Catholic Relief Services
Villanova Room - Connelly Center
 
  4:15 PM -  5:45 PM   International Human Rights
John Murphy, J.D.
Villanova University
Villanova Room - Connelly Center

Sponsored by:
Office for Mission & Ministry, Villanova University and the Journal of Catholic Social Thought
Center for Peace & Justice Education, Department of Theology, Ethics Program, Villanova Center for Liberal Education and Catholic Relief Services

Conference Information

For more detail about the conference or registration, contact: Marcella Bray. information concerning travel, accommodations, directions to campus and instructions for on campus parking use the links below.

Call for Papers

Program Schedule

Online Registration Form

Travel

Accommodations

Directions to Campus

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