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Lectures and Events at CTU

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Throughout the year, CTU hosts a variety of events that we hope engage and nourish all who attend. For a complete listing of all events on the calendar at CTU, click on Campus Events.

CTU's 2014 Spring Lecture Series:

The Gospel of Matthew: At the Crossroads of Early Christianity
Taught by Fr. Donald Senior, CP

Please click here for information and to register for the 2014 Spring Lecture Series

Fall and Spring Lecture Series: Each series is made up of 11-12 lectures that take place mid-week at 7 p.m. The Fall series begins in early September and ends in December; the Spring series begins in February and ends in May.

Sundays at CTU: Offered four times per year. Lectures (3 p.m.) are given by CTU faculty or guest speakers. Liturgy and reception follows the lecture.

Additional lectures:

Special lecture in a series, co-sponsored by CTU and DePaul University, commemorating the 50th anniversary of Vatican II. Topic is Key to Interpreting Vatican II: Revisiting The Constitute on the Sacred Liturgy. Guest speaker: Massimo Faggioli, PhD, Assistant Professor of Theology at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minn. March 6, 2014; 4 p.m.

The Duns Scotus Lecture (fall)

The Louis J. Luzbetak Lecture (fall)

The Shapiro Lecture (fall and winter); Feb. 17, 2014; 4 p.m.

The Sankofa Lecture (fall)

The Semana de la Raza Lecture (fall)

Art Exhibits at the Mary-Frances and Bill Veeck Art Gallery: Throughout the year CTU holds  open houses to celebrate the works of featured artists. The purpose of the gallery is twofold: to nurture an appreciation for and understanding of art and to communicate truth through the senses and emotions. Gallery opening: Feb. 21, 2014; 6 p.m.

The Blessed Are the Peacemakers Annual Trustee Dinner: President Emeritus Donald Senior, CP, to be awarded. April 30, 2014.