The Conscience in Public Life Symposium

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1 Cunningham Square

Fiondella Great Room, Ruane Center for the Humanities

Providence, RI 02918

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This symposium will explore the timely topic of conscience in public life.

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Liberal Arts Honors 2019 Symposium:

The Conscience in Public Life

The Liberal Arts Honors Program will host a one-day symposium on “The Conscience in Public Life" on Saturday, September 21, 9:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m. The event will be held in the Fiondella Great Room in the Ruane Center for the Humanities. It is free and open to the public.

*NOTE: Regrettably, Honors can no longer accept registration for the luncheon because we have reached capacity; however, you are most welcome to join the Honors community for the lectures.*

  • 9:00 a.m. Coffee and pastries
  • 9:30 a.m. Bernard Reginster, Brown University
  • "Intellectual Conscience in the Post-Truth Era."

    Introduction by Patrick Macfarlane, Providence College

  • 11:00 a.m. Rev. Wilson D. Miscamble, C.S.C., University of Notre Dame
  • Rev. Robert J. Randall Distinguished Professor in Christian Culture

    “Father Hesburgh and the American Catholic Conscience: A Journey from Vatican II to the Obama Presidency.”

    Introduction by Aurelie Hagstrom,Providence College

  • 12:30 p.m. - Lunch break
  • 2:00 p.m. Lisa M. Schenck, George Washington University Law School
  • “Legal Guardians of Military Ethics for the Profession of Arms: Choosing the Harder Right over the Easier Wrong.”

    Introduction by Eric Bennett, Providence College

    Directions to the college

    Please enter the campus via the Huxley Avenue entrance. It is best accessed using a GPS address of 212 Huxley Avenue. Security will direct attendees where to park.

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    1 Cunningham Square

    Fiondella Great Room, Ruane Center for the Humanities

    Providence, RI 02918

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