Prof. Melinda Papaccio, who teaches in the English Dept. and the Core, took her students to the IThirst program in Stirling.
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Students, faculty and administrators watched Pope Francis: A Man of his Word, directed by Wim Wenders.
In Core II, students read the prison journal of Perpetua, along with probably one or more optional writings.
In Core II, many classes continue to explore the world of the early Christians in St. Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.
Core II classes begin by reading Plato's Crito, along with one of two New Testament texts, one of these being 1 John.
Inside the Core this Week: Oxford
Core 1 ends with a choice from among modern authors. One such author is Dorothy Day, who was committed to peace and the poor.
This week students in Core I delve into Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final speech, his "Mountaintop" sermon, just before he died.
Students read Benedict XVI's encyclical "Deus Caritas Est" or "God is Love," examining connections with other texts.
Students reading Dante's Divine Comedy examine his journey of transformation as he travels through the afterlife.
Many Core I classes are reading the life story of one of the most interesting writers in history, Augustine of Hippo.
Seton Hall and Sacred Heart Universities have received a Lilly Grant for collaboration on a conference on CIT.
Dr. Aruna Sanyal, Director of the Writing Center and a practicing Hindu, shares her insights into the Bhagavad Gita.
Mark's Gospel intrigues readers with its focus on action and shortened accounts of some key events, like the resurrection.
Art can be an interesting way to explore the beginning of Mark's short but powerful telling of the life of Jesus.
Dr. Merold Westphal, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Fordham University, is coming to Seton Hall on Sept. 27.