University Colloquium: Kevin Seidel

Ecotones of Scripture and Literature An ecotone is a landscape ecology term for the zone where two neighboring habitats interact. In his presentation, Kevin will explore how ecotones might help us think about the interactions between our readings of scripture and of literature. He will draw on his recent sabbatical-year experience teaching at the Oregon....

University Colloquium: Kathy Evans

Restorative Justice in Educational Settings: Beyond Circles and Conferences Dr. Kathy Evans is an Associate Professor of Education at Eastern Mennonite University, teaching courses in educational psychology, special education, and restorative justice in education. She is the co-author of The Little Book of Restorative Justice in Education and has published articles and book chapters related....

University Colloquium: Carl Stauffer

Restorative Justice: Signs and Symbols of Movement-Making Carl Stauffer, PhDAssociate Professor, Center for Justice and PeacebuildingEastern Mennonite University Carl Stauffer, PhD, is Associate Professor of Justice at the Center for Justice & Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite University. He also serves as Co-Director of the Zehr Institute for RJ, and Academic Director of the Caux Scholars....

University Colloquium: Amir Hussain

Muslims and the Making of AmericaAmir Hussian, PhDProfessor of Theological StudiesLoyola Marymount University“There has never been an America without Muslims.” Amir Hussain, an American Muslim, contends that Muslims played an essential role in the creation and cultivation of the United States. Dr. Hussain is Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University, the Jesuit university in....

University Colloquium: Carolyn Stauffer

Sexual Harm: Templates for Resistance and Resilience Carolyn Stauffer, PhDAssociate Professor, Applied Social SciencesEastern Mennonite University Dr. Carolyn Stauffer is a consultant and educator in the fields of sexual trauma and domestic violence and is Associate Professor of Applied Social Sciences at EMU. Stauffer has trained sexual assault response teams, DOJ officers, civil society groups....

“Hope and History in King, Obama and Coates” – Peter Dula

Powerpoint Does the arc of history really bend towards justice as King and Obama liked to say? Think theologically about hope and history with Professor Peter Dula as part of the Common Read Chapel Series on Between the World and Me. Peter Dula is Associate Professor of Religion and Culture. He received a Ph.D from Duke....