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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


 

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