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Dr. Altha Stewart is Guest Speaker at CBU's MLK Prayer Service

MEMPHIS —  Altha J. Stewart, MD  will be the guest speaker at the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Service and Commemoration hosted by Christian Brothers University (CBU) on January 11 at 1:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium, located in Buckman Hall on the CBU campus. Dr. Stewart is president-elect of the American Psychiatric Association, director of the Center for Health in Justice Involved Youth,... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Activist, Author, and Speaker Shaka Senghor Selected as Speaker for Vanderhaar Symposium on March 31

MEMPHIS—Christian Brothers University (CBU) will welcome author, activist, and speaker Shaka Senghor to campus for the twelfth annual Gerard A. Vanderhaar Symposium on Friday, March 31, 2017. Senghor is a leading voice in criminal justice reform and the president and co-founder of  #BeyondPrisons, an initiative designed to uplift the voices and experiences of those impacted by the criminal justice system. His memoir,  Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death and Redemption... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Chad Pregracke Selected as Speaker for Vanderhaar Symposium on April 21

MEMPHIS, TN — As the founder of America’s only “industrial strength” river clean-up organization and the 2013 CNN Hero of the Year , Chad Pregracke tells a compelling story about growing up on the Mississippi river and how his river experiences led to his unique vision to clean it up and start the internationally recognized not-for-profit, Living Lands & Waters .    Growing up in East Moline, IL on the banks of the Mississippi, Chad worked as a commercial shell diver during... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Friday, March 4, 2016 | 0 comments

Sister Simone Campbell Keynote Speaker for Vanderhaar Symposium

Fresh off her latest “Nuns on the Bus” tour, this special Vanderhaar Symposium event welcomes Sister Simone Campbell, SSS to Memphis to share the stories of injustice, poverty, and division she gathered from America's heartland. In her talk she looks to amplify the concerns of the individuals, families, and communities she connected with on her recent travels. She will speak at the Dr. Gerard A. Vanderhaar Symposium, held Friday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the main sanctuary at First... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 0 comments

CBU Hosts Lumen Civitatis Speaker Archbishop Di Noia

MEMPHIS — The initial presenter for the 2015 Lumen Civitatis Speaker Series is Archbishop J. Augustine Di Noia, O.P. , a key contributor to the magisteriums of both Pope John Paul II and Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, who will give a talk to the public on the legacy of Pope St. John Paul IIat CBU's University Theater on April 28. Archbishop Di Noia was for years a beloved professor on the Trinity and Catholic Dogma at the Dominican House Studies in Washington, DC and has also served as... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Friday, April 17, 2015 | 0 comments

Sister Simone Campbell Keynote Speaker for Vanderhaar Symposium

MEMPHIS – The Tenth Annual Gerard A. Vanderhaar Symposium will feature Sister Simone Campbell, SSS, a well-known advocate for the poor and disenfranchised, and leader of three “Nuns on the Bus” tours which placed the spotlight on the Catholic Church’s long standing commitment to social justice. Sister Simone will speak at the Symposium on Thursday, April 16, 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the University Theater at Christian Brothers University. Since 2004 Sister Simone has served as Executive... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Thursday, April 9, 2015 | 0 comments

Seidman Lecture Series Presents Dr. Jim Bailey

MEMPHIS — The M. L. Seidman Memorial Town Hall Lecture Series welcomes Dr. Jim Bailey as its 2015 speaker on April 7 in the University Theater at Christian Brothers University at 7:00 p.m. Bailey's topic will be “ The Industrial Giants of Modern Healthcare Whose Time is Past .” Bailey’s address will explore the modern-day insurance, pharmaceutical, diagnostic, and hospital industries and the servant-leader champions of person-centered health care who are at work to replace them with new... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Tuesday, March 31, 2015 | 0 comments