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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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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.