Catholic and Dominican Institute

Past CDI Programs

(Left) Dr. Charles Zola, Director of Catholic and Dominican Institute; Dr. Jo Ann Middleton, Drew University; Sr. Catherine Walsh, OP, Arts and Letters; and Sr. Peggy Murphy, OP, Arts and Letters (Right) Dr. Jo Ann Middleton

Here, you can read about and see photos from past programs that The Catholic and Dominican Institute has sponsored at the College. 

Honoring the Legacy, 2010
A Tribute to the Dominican Sisters, founders of Mount Saint Mary College

Business Ethics
February 9, 2010
A lecture by Fr. William Byron, SJ

Dominican Charism in Health Care
March 16, 2011
A lecture by Br. Ignatius Perkins

The Messiah Lecture
April 7, 2011
A lecture by Patrick Doering, PhD and David Berger, PhD

Inaugural Philosophy Workshop: Thomas Aquinas and Contemporary Philosophy
June 2011

Founders Week
October 5, 2011
A lecture by William Carroll, PhD

My So-Called Enemy
October 12, 2011
A film screening at the Mount with the Emmy award-winning director Lisa Gossels

Spirituality in Patient Care
March 8, 2012
A lecture by Dr. Jo Ann Middleton, Drew University

The Second Annual Messiah Lecture: The Messianic Idea in the Dead Sea Scrolls
March 29, 2012
A lecture by Dr. Lawrence Schiffman, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, and Professor of Judaic Studies at Yeshiva University, New York, NY

Second Annual Philosophy Workshop: Thomas Aquinas & the Mind/Body Problem
June 2012

Church of the 2nd Vatican Council: A Work Complete Yet Always in Progress
September 27, 2012
A lecture by Fr. Robert Christian, OP

St. Catherine of Siena, A Woman for Our Times
October 11, 2012
Sr. Nancy Murray, OP presented her one-woman show in which she depicts the life of St. Catherine of Siena

The Abacus and the Cross
November 19, 2012
Author Nancy Marie Brown gave a presentation on her new book, The Abacus and the Cross: The Story of the Pope Who Brought the Light of Science to the Dark Ages

The Anticipatory Corpse: Medical Power and the Care of the Dying
March 26, 2013
Lecture by Jeffrey Bishop, PhD

Third Annual Thomas Aquinas Philosophy Workshop
June 13-16, 2013

Founders Day Reception
October 7, 2013

Lincoln's Battle with God
October 8, 2013
A lecture by New York Times bestselling author Stephen Mansfield

An Awakening to Faith: We are Made of Stardust
October 14, 2013
A lecture by Fr. George Coyne, SJ

New Hires Reception
October 17, 2013

Ralph and Aquinas Reception
October 24, 2013
Keynote Speaker: Sister Diane Kennedy

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