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Accomplished author Rev. Wesley Granberg-Michaelson discussed his latest book, Without Oars: Casting Off into a Life of Pilgrimage, via Microsoft Teams on November 17.

Professor Bill Haney memorial
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Inside the Core Joins COAR

The University Core joins the College of Communication and the Arts and others to remember the achievements and gifts of beloved Prof. Bill Haney with a Mass on Friday, Nov. 19 at 2 in the chapel.

Jennifer Martin
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Dante Panel of Scholars discusses the Divine Comedy

We are pleased to welcome a distinguished panel of scholars to discuss Dante's Divine Comedy in celebration of the 700th anniversary of his death. Dante describes the soul's spiritual journey.

An image of a wooded area, trees, and sunlight poking through
Friday, October 29, 2021
The CORE and CAST Center present Panel on the Afterlife

The Core and the Center for Catholic Studies are pleased to present an Inter-Religious Panel on the Afterlife, introduced by Msgr. Robert Sheeran, President Emeritus of Seton Hall on November 2nd, 2 p.m.

Ksenija Puskaric
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Core Celebrates Accomplishments

Core Fellow Ksenija Puskaric and Coordinator of Core I, Elizabeth Redwine both recently were honored by having their works included in projects celebrating the accomplishments of women artists.

Bryan Stevenson (photo credit Rog and Bee Walker for EJI)
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Just Mercy, Bryan Stevenson at Seton Hall

Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy and Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, will present on social justice and personal involvement at Seton Hall--and be presented with an honorary doctorate.

Dr. Stacy Transancos
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Scholars Forum in CIT hosts Dr. Stacy Transancos

The Core is pleased to host Dr. Stacy Transancos for the second Scholars Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition this semester as she discusses her new book, Particles of Faith (Ave Maria Press).

Dante death anniversary
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Core and Others Celebrate Dante`s 700th Ann

The University Core joins the Catholic Studies (both Program and Center), the Department of Religion, ICSST, and the University Library to celebrate the 700th anniversary of Dante's death.

David Opderbeck
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Scholars` Forum Hosts Dr. David Opderbeck

The Scholars' Forum in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition begins our second year, with our first presentation by Dr. David Opderbeck of the Law School.

Jeff Garland
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Core and SHU-READS celebrate Just Mercy

The Core joined with others in the SHU-READS program to select Bryan Stevenson's book, Just Mercy, as our summer read. Now, one of our Core faculty has gone to Montgomery's EJI center and met him.

Girl studying on computer
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Core offers free SAT/College prep courses

The Core, in collaboration with the English Department, with funding from the Provost's office offered two SAT/College preparation classes for free to local students.

Headshot image of Elizabeth Redwine
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Core Welcomes New Coordinator of Core I

Dr. Elizabeth Redwine will become the new Coordinator of Core I, and Dr. Todd Stockdale is stepping down from this position. We welcome Dr. Redwine and are deeply grateful to Dr. Stockdale.