An Ecumenical and Interfaith Convocation
Celebrating Pope Francis' Encyclical Laudato Si: On Care for Our Common Home
Co-sponsored by Catholic Theological Union, The ACTS Common Council,
The Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Peace & Justice, and the Archdiocese of Chicago Office for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs
STARTS: Friday, June 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM ENDS: Friday, June 26, 2015 at 8:00 PM
5416 S. Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615 (see map)
Please join us for the 2015 Bernardin Award and Murnion Lecture "Is Common Ground Possible in the Pursuit of Racial Justice?" The lecture occurs June 26, 2015, 7 pm. Click here to register for this event.
Dr. Paul Farmer, the 2015 Blessed are the Peacemakers Award recipient, will address the CTU community on Wednesday, April 29 at 12:30 pm in room 210 B and C. All CTU students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to attend. Dr. Farmer is an internationally renowned physician, anthropologist, and humanitarian. He is the co-founder of Partners In Health, an organization dedicated to creating a preferential option for the poor in health care. Learn more about his work at PIH here. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Dr.
STARTS: Friday, May 8, 2015 at 6:00 PM ENDS: Friday, May 8, 2015 at 8:00 PM
5416 S. Cornell Avenue (see map)
4th Floor, Mary-Frances and Bill Veeck Art Galler
You're invited to the opening reception of Nature's Place, the group art exhibit of the 57th Street Art Fair 2015 Artists. Featuring the work of Kathleen Eaton, Jim Bachor, Mary Burke, Xavier Nuez, Renee Earley, Steve Skinner, Ron Mellot, Jim Dee, Delores Fortuna, Taylor Mazer and more.
The show runs from May 8 – July 31, 2015. The gallery is open weekdays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Opening reception on Friday, May 8, 6 – 8 p.m. On-site parking available.
CTU is pleased to host the Fethullah Gulen Lecture Series. Please join us for the lecture "Islamic Science and the European Scientific Tradition," given by George Saliba, Professor of the History of Arabic and Islamic Science, Columbia University.
STARTS: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 12:00 PM ENDS: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 1:00 PM
5401 S Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60660 (see map)
April 22 is international Earth Day, and at CTU we make the whole week a time of reflection on care for our Earth habitat. Please be sure to join us for Earth Day prayer and light lunch at noon in the atrium on April 22! During the week we'll also have informational displays in the Atrium, and we're working on some other activities such as "Spring cleaning" and recycling projects. Stay tuned!
Witness is a social justice group open to students, faculty and staff as a way for the CTU community to face the contemporary social justice challenges through Education, Theological Refelction and Action.