September 14, 2021

A Narrative of Fraternity for our Times

Fr. John McNerney writes on how American abolitionist Frederick Douglass connected with an Irish politician.
February 9, 2018

What Is A University?

What is the nature of a university? What is the role of the pursuit of truth in a university? What role should universities play in advancing societal goals?
December 4, 2017

AN EVENING WITH PAUL KENGOR

Paul Kengor is the author of A Pope and a President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century. During the event, he will speak as well as sign copies of his books.
December 4, 2017

SUBSIDIARITY IN POLITICS

While there are many emerging questions in America’s current political landscape, one consistently rises to the top: Who is better positioned to make decisions about how particular communities thrive — the federal government or the communities themselves?
December 4, 2017

THE MORAL USE OF MONEY: REFLECTIONS ON PROFIT, BUSINESS, AND PROSPERITY

Prof. Capizzi will present this lecture, co-sponsored by the Tech Catholic Community and the Graduate Student Council, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Thursday, October 26 at 6 p.m. in Room 3-270. The lecture is free and open to the public.
December 4, 2017

DOUBLE LIVES AND MORAL LIVES: AN EXPLORATION INTO THE ETHICS OF INTELLIGENCE

Can ethics and intelligence coexist? Join the Institute for Human Ecology for a symposium on ethical issues faced by U.S. intelligence as it confronts myriad global challenges.
December 4, 2017

CREATING RESILIENT COMMUNITIES: THE NECESSITY OF THEOLOGY FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE

Margarita Mooney, IHE Fellow and Associate Professor of Practical Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary, will present Creating Resilient Communities: The Necessity of Theology for Social Science on Monday, November 13 at 4:30 p.m. in the Happel Room of Caldwell Hall.
December 4, 2017

PUTTING MACINTYRE’S THOMISM TO THE QUESTION: A PUBLIC LECTURE BY DR. TOM ANGIER

Dr. Angier teaches in the areas of Ancient Philosophy, Ethical and Political Theory, and Post-Kantian Philosophy.  He is currently Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.
February 8, 2017

WHY CAN’T A FEMINIST BE PRO-LIFE?

The Institute for Human Ecology is hosting a panel discussion with women representing a different perspective on the question of pro-life participation in the Women’s March on Washington.