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President's Speaker Series

Sponsored by the Office of the President, the President’s Speaker Series is a forum that brings eminent leaders to Santa Clara, providing our students, faculty, and the community an opportunity for intellectual rigor, critical thinking, reflection, and dialogue.

Santa Clara Lecture Series

The Santa Clara Lecture Series is sponsored by the Bannan Institute, which is committed to examining Catholic identity and Jesuit character.

Ethics at Noon

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics sponsors the Ethics at Noon lecture series. These lunch-hour programs provide a forum for SCU faculty members and other experts to explore ethical issues in many fields.

de Saisset Museum

The museum offers several lectures and programs based on current exhibitions.


Ethics at Noon

Sep 12, 2013
noon - 1:00 p.m.
Location
Vari Hall, The Wiegand Center

Pope Francis, Reform in the Church, and Organizational Ethics

A talk highlighting the new Pope, Reform in the Church, and Organizational Ethics. Where have we been, where are we, and where do we go from here? Father Thomas Reese, S.J., is Senior Analyst, National Catholic Reporter, and Visiting Scholar, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics. Formerly the editor of America magazine, Reese is the author of a trilogy examining Catholic Church organization and politics on the local, national, and international levels: Archbishop: Inside the Power Structure of the American Catholic Church (Harper & Row, 1989), A Flock of Shepherds: The National Conference of Catholic Bishops (Sheed & Ward , 1992), and Inside the Vatican: The Politics and Organization of the Catholic Church (Harvard University Press, 1997). He is a frequent commentator for national news outlets such as NPR, and major news networks.

 

Sponsor: Markkula Center for Applied Ethics

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