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Margaret Steinfels Keynote Speaker at Eighth Annual Benedictine Pedagogy Conference

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Posted: Monday Jun 9, 2014

June 9, 2014

Margaret O’Brien Steinfels, right, author and founding co-director of the Fordham Center on Religion and Culture, was welcomed by Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., as keynote speaker of the Eighth Annual Benedictine Pedagogy Conference at Saint Vincent College June 5 to 7. The theme of the conference was “The Nature of Benedictine Colleges and Universities: Do We Create a Unique Learning Environment?” More than 50 persons attended the conference from colleges and universities around the country including Benedictine College (Lisle, Illinois), College of St. Scholastica (Duluth, Minnesota), The Johns Hopkins University (Laurel, Maryland), St. Anselm’s Abbey School (Washington, D.C.), St. Gregory’s University (Shawnee, Oklahoma), Saint John’s University (Collegeville, Minnesota), Saint Vincent College (Latrobe, Pennsylvania) and Westminster College (New Wilmington, Pennsylvania). The Saint Vincent College Planning Committee included Ms. Alice Kaylor, Dr. Timothy Kelly, Dr. Steve Gravelle and Fr. Nathan Munsch, O.S.B.


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