Alumni Seminar Series Fall 2018

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Spirituality and Practice Today

This year’s program includes the Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture’s opening lecture and our three Alumni Seminar discussions on the topic of Spirituality and Practice Today.

The seminar will begin with a free lecture by Prof. Andrew Prevot of Boston College on “Spiritual Practice and the Intellectual Life” and then three seminar sessions on Christian, Buddhist, and other forms of spirituality and practice on the following schedule: 

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Student Center Room 160
Spiritual Practice and the Intellectual Life, a lecture by Andrew Prevot.
Free. No registration required; learn more here.

Fall Alumni Seminar Series

Thursday, November 1, 2018 7:00 p.m.,
Seminar I:   Christian Spirituality and Practice, led by Peter Ely, S. J., Theology Dept.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 7:00 p.m.,
Seminar II: Buddhist Spirituality and Practice, led by Jason Wirth, Prof. of Philosophy

Thursday, December 6, 2018, 7:00 p.m.,
Seminar III: Spirituality in American Literature led by David Leigh, S.J., Prof. of English

Cost: $150. Includes all materials for the three seminar discussion.

Questions? Request more information.



Presenters (L to R): Andrew PrevotPeter Ely, S. J., Theology Dept.Jason Wirth, Prof. of PhilosophyDavid Leigh, S.J., Prof. of English

Four evenings, 7:00 p.m. October 25; November 1, 20; December 6

COST:  $150 for the three seminar sessions.


The cost of the three-session seminar, which includes all material is $150.  Participants may request more information by email here. Register by clicking on the button above that will take you to our secure online event registration website.

The Alumni Seminars Series take place each quarter and are open to Seattle University alumni and other college graduates in the Seattle area who seek a high-quality learning experience, stimulating discussions of life’s deeper questions, and the companionship of other active minds.

The Alumni Seminars are organized by the College of Arts and Sciences of Seattle University under the guidance of Professor David Leigh, S.J.

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