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Jonathan Heaps, Ph.D.
Monday, May 13, 2024
Inside the Core, Jonathan Heaps Gave Lonergan Lecture

Inside the Core we are happy to share that Jonathan Heaps, Ph.D., Core faculty member and director of the Lonergan Institute, was a major speaker at the West Coast Methods Institute on April 26, 2024.

Elizabeth Ann Seton
Thursday, May 2, 2024
Upcoming Events with the Center for Catholic Studies

The Center for Catholic Studies is pleased to announce three special upcoming events for the Seton Hall community. Join the Center for fellowship, reflection, and inspiration to end the academic year!

Ines Murzaku, Ph.D.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Inside the Core, the Scholars' Forum Hosts Ines Murzaku

Inside the Core, we are happy to host Ines Murzaku, Ph.D., as our speaker for our final spring Scholars' Forum in the CIT discussing her book 'The History of the Jesuits in Albania' (1841-1946).

St. Oscar Romero
Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Inside the Core Romero-King Week

We are holding two Vigils-on-the-Green in honor of St. Oscar Romero and Rev./Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jonathan Heaps, Ph.D.
Tuesday, March 19, 2024
Scholars' Forum in CIT Welcomes Jonathan Heaps

The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition will host Jonathan Heaps, Ph.D., Core faculty member and editor of The Lonergan Review, discussing his new book, The Ambiguity of Being.

Father Ian Boyd, CSB
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Obituary: Father Ian Boyd, CSB

Obituary of Father Ian Boyd, CSB, founder of the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture and The Chesterton Review.

black and white headshot of Slavoj Žižek
Monday, March 11, 2024
Žižek Returns – Again

Internationally renowned academic Slavoj Žižek is once again coming to Seton Hall, this time to present a talk entitled “Why Authoritarian Leaders Are Obscene.”

Kevin Cummings
Thursday, March 7, 2024
The Twelfth Annual Servant Leadership Day

The Twelfth Annual Servant Leadership Day will be held on Tuesday, April 16, and is a celebration of Seton Hall University’s commitment to forming students as "servant leaders in a global society."

A painting of St. Thomas Aquinas by Sandro Botticelli.
Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Inside the Core, We Read of Faith and Reason

Inside the Core we are reading medieval scholars Moses Maimonides, Ibn Rushd, and Thomas Aquinas. The latter is linked closely to the origins of the Catholic University.