04/13/2017 - Dr. Eddie S. Glaude, Jr., Chair of the Center for African-American Studies and the William S.
04/13/2017 - Jodi Heckel, Illinois News Bureau
02/17/2017 - Depar
01/18/2017 - Jon Ebel, Associate Professor of Religion, writes a monthly blog for the Huffington Post. Be sure to read his Jan. 17 post regarding the U of I’s convocation ceremony
09/23/2016 - If God is seen as infallible and morally perfect, how can that view be reconciled with the portrayals of a wrathful God in the Old Testament?
04/01/2016 - Garry Wills, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Professor of History Emeritus at Northwestern University, will deliver this year’s Marjorie Hall Thulin lecture on “Earth, Our Home
03/08/2016 - Tuesday March 8th at 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
03/01/2016 - Tuesday March 1st at 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building Speaker: Donald A. Crosby, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Colorado State University
02/29/2016 - Monday February 29th at 4 p.m. 321 Gregory Hall Speaker: Donald A. Crosby, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Colorado State University
02/15/2016 - Professors Valerie Hoffman, Wayne Pitard, and Brian Rupport and MA student Dallas Tatman were interviewed about the topics of religion, belief of the history of religion yesterday (Tuesday, Feb.
11/10/2015 - Professor Wendy Doniger of the University of Chicago will speak in 1092 Lincoln Hall on November 12. Professor Doniger's research and teaching interests revolve around mythology and Hinduism.
10/31/2015 - The Department of Religion will offer RLST 260: Mystics and Saints in Islam in Spring, 2016. Prof
10/13/2015 - Agueda Garcia, a religious studies major, explains the importance of religious studies courses to a well-rounded curriculum:
10/12/2015 - The Religious Studies Student Organization will present a screening of Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey on October 12, 2015 in the Lucy Ellis Lounge. Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey
05/21/2015 - Congratulations to Veronica Leigh and Chris Hui, the 2015 recipients of the Hoffman and Thulin awards, respectively.