Religious Studies News and Events

Fall 2015 - Spring 2016

Fall 2015
Thursday, December 3rd
Struggle and Reconstruction: Catholic Survival in Modern China from Mao to the Present
Dr. Anthony Clark, Whitworth University
Merrill 131, 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Fall 2015
Saturday, October 24th
Religious Studies Student Organization Pumpkin Carving
11:00am - 2:00pm

Fall 2014 - Spring 2015

Spring 2015 Graduation
Sunday, May 17th
Wisconsin Room, UWM

Spring 2015
Saturday, March 28th

Religious Studies Undergraduate Research Conference: "Religion in Society: Seen and Unseen"
Joseph J Zilber School of Public Health
9:00am - 1:00pm
Event Flier

Fall 2014
Tuesday, October 28th

Fangs for the Memories: The Folkloric Origins of the Modern Vampire
Location: Merrill Hall 131, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Fall 2013 - Spring 2014

Spring 2014 Graduation
Saturday, May 18th 2013

Wisconsin Room, UWM

Spring 2014
Saturday, April 12th 2014
Religious Studies Undergraduate Research Conference: "Faith and Society - The Spectrum of Religion"
UWM Hefter Center
Event Flier

Fall 2013
Friday, October 4th
Confucianism on Violence and Peace
Dr. Sin Yee Chan, University of Vermont
Location: Sabin Hall G90

Fall 2013
Thursday, October 24th
Religious Studies Master's Panel
Location: Bolton Hall B92

Fall 2012 - Spring 2013

Spring 2013 Graduation
Saturday, May 19th 2013

Wisconsin Room, UWM

Spring 2013
Saturday, April 6th 2013
Religious Studies Undergraduate Research Conference: "The Experience of Religion"
UWM Hefter Center
Event Flier

Spring 2013
Tuesday, February 12th 2013
Beauty, Eternity, and Drawing Skulls: The Surprising Value of Playing in Sand
David Leiberg
Location: Bolton 150

Fall 2012

Friday, November 2nd 2012
From Stockton to Oak Creek: The Sikh Experience
Dr. Gurinder Singh Mann, University of Santa Barbara California
Location: Merrill 131, 3:00PM-4:00PM

Fall 2011 - Spring 2012

Spring 2012 Graduation
Saturday, May 20th 2012
Greene Hall, UWM
Guest Speaker: Johannas Britz, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Provost
Religious Studies Certificates presented by Letters & Science Associate Dean Jenny Watson
Event photos

Spring 2012
Monday, April 23rd 2012

Turkish Nationalism and the Armenian Genocide
Professor Tanar Akcam, Chair in Armenian Genocide Studies, Department of History, Clark University
Location: Holton 241

Spring 2012

Tuesday, March 6th 2012

Real World Deities in Fictional Worlds: The Gods of Dungeons & Dragons
Monte Cooke, co-creators of Dungeons & Dragons 3.5
Location: Bolton 150
Lecture Video

Fall 2011
Tuesday, October 5th 2011
"Holy Madmen" in the Marketplace
Dr. David DiValerio, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at UWM
Location: Merrill 131


Fall 2010 - Spring 2011

Spring 2011
Thursday, April 7th 2011
Confronting Intelligent Evil: Deliverance and Exorcism in the Catholic Tradition
Father Cliff Ermatinger, Pastor at St. Anthony of Padua Church
Location: Merrill 131

Fall 2010
Thursday, November 18th 2010
How to Borrow Money without Paying Interest: Islamic Rules in Finance and Banking
Yahia Abdul-Rahman, International Expert on Islamic Banking
Location: Merrill 131