Distinguished Educator to Address Challenges in Catholic Higher Education
The challenges facing Catholic Higher Education will be brought to the forefront at an inaugural lecture on Catholic intellectual tradition at Duquesne University.
The Rev. James L. Heft, S.M., president of the Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies and the Alton Brooks Professor of Religion at the University of Southern California, will address Six Challenges Facing Catholic Higher Education.
Heft was recently honored with the Theodore Hesburgh Award for his long and distinguished service to Catholic higher education. A former chair and board member of the American Association of Catholic Colleges and University, he spent many years at the University of Dayton, where he served as chancellor, provost and chair of the theology department.
A reception will follow.
The event is hosted by the Duquesne University Office of Mission and Identity.
When: Thursday, March 10, at 4 p.m.
Where: Power Center Ballroom on the Duquesne campus
Admission: Free and open to the public