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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Ernst Conradie: What Went Wrong with the World? "Redeeming Sin" amidst Ecological Destruction


In an age of ecological destruction, collaborative efforts are crucial for describing the many rotten 'fruits' of this destruction, as well as uncovering its 'roots' and finding more sustainable alternatives. What is the role of Christian theology in this multi-disciplinary task? One contribution is that of social diagnostics or understanding what has gone wrong with the world. In this lecture Ernst Conradie will explore the plausibility of 'redeeming' sin-talk amidst ecological destruction.…


Location: Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

BIOS Departmental Seminar: Robert Trivers

Robert Trivers, known for work on social theory based on natural selection, including self-deception; selfish genetic elements and the Jamaican Symmetry Project, will give a seminar enetitled "Recent advances in human evolutionary genetics" on Tuesday, December 6 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.


Location: 283 Galvin Life Science Center