Past Events

Free Public Lecture

Barbara J. King

University of Notre Dame

 

Noon, Thursday, October 12, 2017

JJRhyne Community Room

Zarrow Hall

University of Oklahoma

 

This is cosponsored by the… read more

Thursday November 9 in Meacham Auditorium in the Oklahoma Memorial Union
6 pm reception
7 pm screening of The Cow's Orgasm

The reception is sponsored by the OU Office for Student Affairs. The screening is sponsored by the Film and Media Studies program and the Union Programming Board.

Saturday October 31, 2015 at 6:00 pm in Pegasus Theatre, University of Central Oklahoma campus

The death penalty is one of the great moral issues facing our country, yet most people rarely think about it and very few of us take the time to delve deeply enough into this issue to be able to make an informed decision about it. Sister Helen will speak on her work, through the Ministry Against the Death Penalty.

For more information about Sister Prejean and her work go to http://www.sisterhelen.org/

Thursday February 19, 2015 at 7 pm in the Community Room (LL118) of Bizzell Library, University of Oklahoma

Jack Weinstein, Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Institute for Philosophy in Public Life

Adam Smith is the father of modern economics and has become a symbol of the conservative and libertarian belief that the free-market can resolve all disputes. He has also been used to justify greed, significant income inequality, and limited government. Are these accurate descriptions of his work? Did Adam Smith really think that money and competition are the be-all and… read more