Tag: Department of Religious Studies

Welsh Appointed Ombudsman to Thailand Campus

Welsh Appointed Ombudsman to Thailand Campus

| May 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Keith Welsh, professor, Religious Studies, has been appointed ombudsman to the Thailand campus. He will work to improve communications between students, faculty and staff and also help the University address the most pressing issues identified in the recent internal review of the Thailand campus. Welsh will assume his new duties this summer. “His experience and […]

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Religious Studies Students Participate in Second Night Seder

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Members of the Webster University community took part in a Passover Seder on Tuesday, March 26, at the Congregation of B’nai Amoona. Webster’s Religious Studies department worked with B’nai Amoona to help sponsor the event, which was organized by visiting professor Vanessa Avery. The idea came about when Avery mentioned to a class that she’d […]

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Panel: ‘Who Speaks for God?’ on Religion’s Influence on the Vote Nov. 1

Panel: ‘Who Speaks for God?’ on Religion’s Influence on the Vote Nov. 1

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Who Speaks For God? How Religions are Influencing the Vote The Department of Religious Studies hosts a panel examining religious groups and political affiliations on Thursday, Nov. 1, noon – 1:30 p.m., in the University Center Presentation Room. Panelists include: • Joseph Stimpfl – “Catholics’ Changing Relationships to Politics” • Chris Parr – “Poverty + Wealth, […]

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