The Liberal Education of Students of Faith

The Ninth Annual Conversation on the Liberal Arts

February 26-27, 2010


Overview Speakers Program
Let the Conversation Begin Conversation Audio Conversation Continued
Conversation Papers Participant List


Conversation Program


Friday, February 26
2:30 p.m. Registration
3:00 p.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
3:30 p.m.

Plenary Session 1:

Religion and Education: How They Have Changed and What Those Changes Mean

Alan Wolfe,Boston College
5:30 p.m.

Dinner & Small Group Table Discussions

Saturday, February 27
8:30 a.m.

Breakfast & Small Group Table Discussions

10:15 a.m.

Plenary Session 2:

How Liberal Education Can Enhance Students’ Spiritual Life

Alexander Astin and Helen Astin,UCLA
12:30 p.m.

Lunch & Small Group Table Discussions

2:00 p.m.

Enjoy the Campus:

Art Gallery, Gardens, Walking Trails

3:00 p.m.

Plenary Session 3:

Believing in the Liberal Arts: Towards a Faithful Model of Higher Education

Stan Gaede,Gordon College
5:00 p.m.

Dinner & Discussion:

What are we Taking Back to our Campuses?