Friday, September 26, 2008

First Global Studies Speakers Scheduled at Marian

"Hoosiers and Interfaith Dialogue in Turkey" is the topic for the first Global Studies Speakers Series event at Marian College in Indianapolis, scheduled for 7 p.m. 16 October in the Bishop Chartrand Memorial Chapel.

Panelists are:
• Dr. Pierre Atlas (pictured), director of The Richard G. Lugar Franciscan Center for Global Studies and assistant professor of political science at Marian College
• Bilal Eksili, executive director of The Holy Dove Foundation in Indianapolis
• Dr. George LaMaster, ordained Presbyterian minister and assistant professor of communication at Marian College
• Rabbi Dennis Sasso, senior rabbi at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck and adjunct professor of theology at Marian College

Atlas, LaMaster, and Sasso have participated in three different interfaith trips to Turkey through The Holy Dove Foundation, each led by Eksili.

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