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Learning Landscapes in Latin America Through the Lens of Rephotography

Dr. Scott Brady Department of Geography and Planning CSU, Chico Dr. Scott Brady received his PhD in Honduras and has returned to Latin America to do field work for the past 25 years. During…

From  Jeff Layne on February 20th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Is the EU the Wrong Direction for Europe in the Modern Age?

Dr. Dean Fairbanks Department of Geography & Planning CSU Chico Dr. Dean Fairbanks explores the possibility of no longer having an established European Union. Although this may be a provocative…

From  Jeff Layne on May 9th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

What Religious People Think About Science (and Scientists)

Elaine Howard Ecklund, PhD Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences Director, Religion and Public Life Rice UniversityDr. Gregory Cootsona Comparative Religion and Humanities Department CSU,…

From  Jeff Layne on January 31st, 2019 1 likes 180 plays 0  

The Internet as Transnational Religious Space

Dr. Daniel Veidlinger Faculty, CSU, Chico Comparative Religion and Humanities Department The internet has been used as a tool to learn about religions from the beginning. However, according to Dr.…

From  Jeff Layne on May 1st, 2017 0 likes 68 plays 0  

First Generation to PhD: People, Programs, and Policies on the Path

Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, CSU, Chico Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris brings us on her journey from a first-generation college student to earning…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 64 plays 0  

The Intersections of Race and Religion - BlackLivesMatter as a modern religious movement?

Rev. Robert Morton Student Conduct Coordinator of Student Judicial Affairs, CSU, Chico Rev. Robert Morton proposes that Black Lives Matter is a modern religious movement. He also notes that many of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 82 plays 0  

Rise of the Christian Movement in China

Dr. Xi Lian Research Associate at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Students at Harvard University Xi Lian is the author of “Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Monastic Archaeology at the Cistercian Abbey of Ourscamp

Dr. Kyle Killian Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Killian shares some results from his recent excavations at the Cistercian Abbey in Ourscamp, France. He briefly describes monastic…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Whither the Secular City

Dr. Louis Greenspan Professor Emeritus, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Dr. Greenspan, a scholar of Canadian intellectual history and modern, liberal Jewish thought, traces the…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Morality vs. Pragmatism in U.S. Foreign Policy

Ray McGovern Former Analyst, CIA Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern talks about the dilemma of reconciling his religious beliefs as a Christian with his professional duties. He eventually left the…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 33 plays 0