Holleran Center for Community Engagement

2015-2016 Lecture Series at Alvernia University

Join us for an afternoon or evening of conversation and discussion on topics of national importance.

Founders Day Lecture with Angela Carmella
“Declaration on Religious Liberty”
Date: September 17
Place: McGlinn Conference Center
Time: 7 p.m.

First-Year Seminar Lecture with Author Wes Moore
Date: September 29
Place: Physical Education Center
Time: 5 p.m.

Lit Fest Author: Lisa Scottoline
Date: October 6
Place: Francis Hall Theater
Time: Wine & cheese 5 p.m., lecture 6:30 p.m.

Faculty Authors Book Signing
Date: November 4
Place: Frank A. Franco Library
Time: 3:30 p.m.

O'Pake Lecture
"The Death Penalty: A Question of Justice and Mercy"
Date: Nov. 16
Place: Francis Hall Theater
Time: 7 p.m.

Interfaith Lecture with Leo D. Lefebure, Ph.D.
“Pope Francis & Interfaith Relations”
Date: January 25, 2016
Event: Interfaith Lecture: Leo D. Lefebure
Place: McGlinn Conference Center
Time: 7 p.m.

Lit Fest Author: Maureen Corrigan
Date: February 24, 2016
Place: Francis Hall Theater
Time: Wine & cheese 5 p.m., lecture 6:30 p.m.

Hesburgh Lecture with Gabriel S. Reynolds
“Islam, the Catholic Church, and the Future of the World”
Date: April 5, 2016
Event: Hesburgh Lecture
Place: McGlinn Conference Center
Time: 7 p.m.

Lit Fest Earth Day Lecture with Author Joseph Swope
“Pleasant Valley Lost”
Date: April 20, 2016
Place: Francis Hall Theater
Time: Wine & cheese 4 p.m., lecture 6:30 p.m.


Directions to the McGlinn Conference & Spirituality Center 

From Route 422 turn onto Lancaster Avenue (222 South). Move into the left lane. At the second light (Queen City Restaurant is on the corner) turn left onto Route 10 (Morgantown Road). Travel approximately 0.7 mile to Upland Avenue. Turn right and follow Upland Avenue through three stop signs and over a small bridge. Turn left onto Saint Bernardine Street and proceed one block to stop sign. Proceed through stop sign. The entrance to the Sacred Heart Convent and the Conference Center is immediately ahead on the right.

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