Loyola University Chicago

Department of Theology

McCormick Chair Events and Lectures


Fall 2013


Thursday, September 26, 2013
Lecture
''Storytelling as Sword and Shield: Oak Creek and Supermax - Two Case Studies''
‌Valarie Kaur
Damen Student Center MPR North
Sponsored by the Richard A. McCormick, S.J., Chair of Catholic Moral Theology


Thursday and Friday, November 14 & 15, 2013
Conference
''U.S. Energy and Environment: Science, Ethics, & Public Policies''
James Balog, Founder & Director, Extreme Ice Survey, Founder, Earth Vision Trust
Knut Nadelhoffer, University of Michigan
Larry Rasumussen, Union Theological Seminary
Emmanuel Agius, University of Malta
Howard Learner, Environmental Law and Policy Center
Donald Wuebbels, University of Illinois
Jame Schaefer, Marquette University
Mundelein Auditorium
Organized by the Richard A. McCormick, S.J., Chair of Catholic Moral Theology, the Institute for Environmental Sustainability, the Department of Theology, and the College of Arts and Sciences

Keynote Address Poster

Sustainability Conference


Spring 2013


Monday–Wednesday, March 18–20, 2013
Colloquium
2nd International McCormick Chair Ethics Colloquium
''Christianity in a Pluralistic Society''
Water Tower Campus, Lewis Towers
Sponsored by the Richard A. McCormick Chair of Catholic Moral Theology
Theologisches Forschungskolleg Erfurt


Monday, March 18, 2013
Lecture
''Blessed are the Peacemakers?''
Robin Lovin
4th Presbyterian Church of Chicago
Sponsored by the Richard A. McCormick Chair of Catholic Moral Theology
Theologisches Forschungskolleg Erfurt


Friday, February 8, 2013, 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Graduate Student Seminar
"Human Dignity in Applied Ethics"
Marcus Duewell
Coffey-McCormick Lounge
Sponsored by the Richard A. McCormick Chair of Catholic Moral Theology


Thursday, February 7, 2013, 3–5 p.m.
Lecture
"Human Dignity as the Basis of Human Rights"
Marcus Duewell
IC Commons, 4th Floor
Sponsored by the Richard A. McCormick Chair of Catholic Moral Theology


Fall 2012


Thursday & Friday, October 12, 2012
Conference
10th Annual Conference on Contemporary Catholic Healthcare Ethics
Neiswanger Institute, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
(The Richard A. McCormick, S.J. Chair of Catholic Moral Theology is sponsoring the attendance at the conference of a group of German health care chaplains from the International Project on Medical Ethics in Health Care Chaplaincy. In addition, a task force meeting of the project will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 3–5 p.m. to explore possibilities of collaboration with Loyola University Chicago.)


 Spring 2012


Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 4–5:30 p.m.
Lecture
"Anatheism: A Poetics of the Sacred"
Richard Kearney
Coffey—McCormick Lounge
Audio


Thursday, March 29, 2012, 8:30–11:30 a.m.
Graduate Student Seminar
"Narrative and Catharsis"
Richard Kearney
Simpson Living-Learning Center Multipurpose Room
Audio


Fall 2011


Saturday, November 12, 2011, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
The First Annual Richard A. McCormick, S.J., Chair of Catholic Moral Theology Graduate Student Colloquium
Water Tower Campus, Terry Center, 3rd Floor


Friday, November 11, 2011, 3:30 p.m.
The First Annual Richard A. McCormick, S.J., Chair of Moral Theology Lecture
"Experiential Ethics"
Dietmar Mieth
Simpson Living-Learning Center