Event Archive


Dissertation Defense: Conor D. Hill

October 25, 2013 (1:00pm - 3:30pm)

Ph.D. candidate Conor D. Hill will defend his dissertation "Who Am I?": Experience as the Unity between the Person and the World in the Philosophy of Gabriel Marcel (1889-1973) on Friday, October 25, at 1:00 p.m. in Room 214.  His dissertation board includes David L. Schindler (director), Nicholas J. Healy, and D.C. Schindler, from the Institute faculty, and Brendan Sweetman of Rockhurst University.

This event is open to the public.

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Love and Responsibility

April 22, 2013 (4:00pm - 6:00pm)

The John Paul II Institute will host a book launch event for the new translation of Karol Wojtyla's Love and Responsibility in conjunction with the publisher, Pauline Books and Media

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Catholicism and the Future of Medicine

April 12, 2013 — April 13, 2013

There are many factors  conspiring to reduce or perhaps even eliminate the institutionalized presence of Catholicism in American healthcare over the course of the next generation. Western medicine is a highly advanced science, but it is also an art nurtured from its very beginning within the bosom of the Church. This symposium will address various facets of this relationship, and how Catholicism can continue to inform healthcare in the future.

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2013 McGivney Lectures

March 18, 2013 — March 22, 2013

During the week of March 18, Prof. Stanislaw Grygiel, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the Rome Session of the Institute, will present the 2013 McGivney Lectures.  

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Master Class Week

January 14, 2013 — January 18, 2013

The John Paul II Institute offers two short courses by visiting professors from the Rome Session during the week of January 14-18, 2013.

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