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Coffee Time for Religous Studies Students and Faculty

No credit. No commitment.... Just coffee, treats, and mldweek conversation with a rotating cast of faculty and students. Welcoming space for all, including (but not limited to) the uncaffeinated and the overcaffelnated. Coffee Time for Religous Studies Students and Faculty Read more >>

Mt. Zion Dig in the News

The online edition of the Haaretz Newspaper in Israel has an article about the Mt. Zion Dig (Archaeologists Uncover Life of Luxury in 2,000-year-old Priestly Quarters of Jerusalem) with quotes from Prof. James Tabor and Prof. Shimon Gibson who are leading the excavation.  Mt. Zion Dig in the News Read more >>

Department Newsletter "Religion Matters 2016"

Thanks again to Haley Twist, Editor-in-Chief (as well as to writers Casey Aldridge, Julie Bruce, Chelsea Carskaddon, Jacob Groves, Julie Hawks, Zannah Kimbrel, and Josh Williams) for producing our second annual department newsletter.  2016 Religion Matters Newsletter Department Newsletter "Religion Matters 2016" Read more >>

"Religion and The Other" graduate conference March 18-19, 2016

Join us on Friday, March 18, for an address by Joe Winters (now of Duke University but formerly of UNC Charlotte) on "Black Bodies that Matter:  Race, Religion, and the Monstrous Other," at 6:00 pm in Student Union 340AB.  Events run all day on Saturday.  See link in banner above for details. "Religion and The Other" graduate conference March 18-19, 2016 Read more >>