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We have a full slate of programs and co-sponsored events for the 2018-2019 academic year. Check back here to find the most up-to-date schedule, or join our mailing list to receive updates in your inbox.


Events and Programs: Fall 2018


How Can I Live Well?
Featuring Fr. Thomas Sherman, SJ
September 10, 2018
The Human Difference
Featuring Dr. Sean McGrath
September 14, 2018
Commemorating the History of R.S.H.M.'s Legacy and Partnership with LMU
Featuring Fr. Michael Engh, SJ
October 9, 2018
Faith at the Polls
Featuring Dr. David Campbell
October 26, 2018
Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor
Featuring Yossi Klein Halevi
October 30, 2018
Phenomenology and Artistic Creation
The American Institute for Levinassian Studies
November 6, 2018
Dignity and Disability
Film screening and discussion
November 7, 2018

Events and Programs: Spring 2019


Confess: An Installation by Trina McKillen
Exhibition and Related Events
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Celebration & Prayer Breakfast
Featuring Rev. James M. Lawson, Jr.
January 24, 2019
Secrets, Scandal, and Shame: What We Know about Sex Abuse in the Catholic Church
Featuring Dr. Kathleen McChesney
February 7, 2019
Jesuits in Space: Science Fiction and the Jesuit Imagination
Featuring Dr. Susan Scheibler, Dr. Steven Mailloux & Br. Michael Breault
February 28, 2019
Social Media for Social Justice
Featuring Patrisse Cullors (of #blacklivesmatter), Monica Ramirez, & Myrla Baldonado (of #timesup)
February 28, 2019
What’s the Matter: Idol or Sacred? Gold and Wood, Stone and Story in Medieval Irish Art
Featuring Dr. Dan Bradley
March 8, 2019
Town Hall 475x325
2019 BCLA Graduate Student Symposium
This symposium is an opportunity for BCLA Graduate students to share and discuss their scholarly work with peers
March 30, 2019
A World on Fire: Sharing the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises with Other Religions
Featuring Dr. Erin Cline
April 9, 2019

Other Events of Interest to the ACTI Community

We are delighted to promote and support these events from various LMU departments for the 2018-2019 academic year!


The Many Faces of War Book Launch
A Panel Discussion with Virginia Aksan, Jeff Dietrich, John Doss, Peter Mansoor, Thomas Palaima & Jason W. Warren
November 12, 2018
Liturgy of Lament
Sponsored by the Department of Theological Studies and Campus Ministry
February 19, 2019
"Blessings and Vows" Movie Screening and Q&A
Presented by the Department of Classics & Archaeology & The Huffington Institute
March 6, 2019
God in the Qur'an
Muslim Student Life Presents: Dr. Jack Miles
March 19, 2019
The Bernstein MASS
Bellarmine Forum's Spring Signature Event
March 27, 2019