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Dr. Nancey Murphy, 2013 Byron Bitar Lecture Series speaker

The 2013 Bitar Memorial Lecturer is Dr. Nancey Murphy.

Alex Plato will serve as Respondent to Dr. Murphy’s lectures. 

Series Title: Human Nature at the Intersection of Science, Religion, and Philosophy

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
  6:30 p.m.  Book Table
John White Chapel, Old Main
  7:30 p.m.  Lecture 1:“Do Christians Need Souls?: Biblical and Theological Issues” 
John White Chapel, Old Main
  8:20 p.m.  Respondent: Alex Plato
  8:40 p.m.  Q & A 
9 p.m. Book Signing Reception
Foyer, Old Main
Thursday, March 21, 2013
6 p.m.  Dinner Buffet (by invitation)
President's Dining Room, Alexander Hall
7 p.m. Announcement and Presentation of the Byron I. Bitar Memorial Annual Cash Prize for Best Student Philosophy Paper
7:30 p.m. Lecture 2:“Do Humans Have Minds?: Scientific Issues”
John White Chapel, Old Main
8:20 p.m. Respondent: Alex Plato
8:40 p.m. Q & A
9 p.m. Philosophy Alumni Coffee
Riverview Café, Student Center

 

Other Activities for Geneva Faculty and Students

Wednesday, 4:15 p.m. – Philosophy Majors Dinner

Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – Master Class, OMB 24

Thursday, noon – Faculty Lunch, PDR


 

Point of Excellence

For over 50 years, Geneva’s chemistry department has been approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS)—a distinction achieved by only six other colleges in the CCCU.

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