Past Events:

(April 2014) Public Lecture: Do We Need God to Be Moral?: a dialogue on morality, religion and evolution by Frans de Waal, C.H. Candler Professor of Primate Behavior at Emory University and Jeff Schloss, T.B. Walker Chair of Natural and Behavioral Sciences at Westmont College & BioLogos Senior Scholar
de Waal/Schloss Event Flyer (pdf)

(October 2012) Public Lecture: Genes, Determinism and God by Denis Alexander, Director of the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion at Cambridge University
Alexander Event Flyer (pdf)

(April 2012) Public Lecture: Between text(s) and practice(s): Islamic prophetic medicine in scientific and religious knowledge regimes by Ahmed Ragab, Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and Religion at Harvard Divinity School
Ragab Event Flyer (pdf)

(October 2011) Public Lecture: Darwin and the ‘Sin’ of Slavery by James Moore, Professor of Religion and Science at the Open University
Moore Event Flyer (pdf)

(April 2011) Symposium: This is Your Brain on Religion - Neuroscience and the Abrahamic Religions

(May 2010) Lecture/Workshop: Human Evolution: History, Biology, and Religion by Ronald L. Numbers, Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine at UW–Madison and Karen Steudel, Professor of Zoology at UW–Madison

(May 2010) Public Lecture: Science and Religion: A Comparison Across the Atlantic by Denis Alexander, director of the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, St. Edmund's College, Cambridge University

(March 2010) Public Lecture: Why People Believe Weird Things by Michael Shermer, Editor in Chief of Skeptic magazine

(November 2009) Public Lecture: Don Quixote among the Stars: Galileo Transformed by the Telescope by John L. Heilbron, Professor of History at the University of California–Berkeley

(October 2009) Public Lecture: God and Science in the Eastern Christian Church by Daniel P. Buxhoeveden, Professor of Anthropology at the University of South Carolina
lecture podcast (24MB, 52 mins. run time)

(March 2009) Public Lecture: Designing a Universe Congenial for Life by Owen Gingerich, Professor Emeritus of Astronomy and the History of Science at Harvard University
Gingerich Event Flyer (jpg)
lecture podcast (27MB, 65 mins. run time)

(October 2008) Public Lecture: Science Religion and Presidential Politics, 1800 and 2008 by Edward J. Larson, Darling Chair of Law at Pepperdine University and Professor of History at the University of Georgia
Larson Event Flyer (jpg)
lecture podcast (27MB, 59 mins. run time)

(October 2008) Public Lecture: “I Wonder What a Chimpanzee Would Say to This?”: Commemorating Charles Darwin and The Origin of Species by Janet Browne, Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University

(October 2008) Dinner Talk: New Perspectives on Charles Darwin by Janet Browne

(April 2008) Public Lecture: Politics and Astrology in the Galileo Affair by Michael Shank, Professor of the History of Science and Integrated Liberal Studies at UW-Madison
Shank Event Flyer (pdf)

(December 2007) Symposium: Neuroscience of the Spirit featuring Nancey Murphy, Professor of Christian Philosophy at Fuller Theological Seminary and Richard Davidson, Vilas Professor of Psychology at UW-Madison
Event Flyer (pdf)

(December 2006) Public Lecture: Stem Cells, Embryos and Ethics: Is There a Way Forward? by William Hurlbut, Consulting Professor at the Neuroscience Institute of Stanford University
Hurlbut Event Flyer (pdf)

(April 2006) Public Lecture: Discerning Design and the Merits of ID Theory by Ernan McMullin, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame
lecture podcast (22MB, 49 mins. run time)
discussion podcast (37MB, 40 mins. run time)

(April 2006) Public Lecture: Islam and Science: from pluralism to essentialism by S. Irfan Habib, Professor Emeritus of History at Aligarh Muslim University
Habib Event Flyer (pdf)

(September 2005) Public Lecture: From Scopes to Intelligent Design: A Brief History of the Evolution/Creation Teaching Controversy by Edward J. Larson, Darling Chair of Law at Pepperdine University and Professor of History at the University of Georgia
Larson Event Poster (pdf)

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