Oct 2019

03 Oct 2019

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Fruitful Interreligious Dialogue

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:30pm
Africa Room, Student Union, Duquesne University
Sponsored By: 
Consortium for Christian–Muslim Dialogue with funding from IRUSA

A symposium celebrating the 8th centenary of St. Francis’ encounter with Malik al-Kamil and the 10th anniversary of the Consortium for Christian–Muslim Dialogue

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Africa Room, Student Union, Duquesne University

Keynote:

Kathleen Warren, O.S.F. (author of Daring to Cross the Threshold)

“The Hidden Wisdom of Francis and the Sultan: After 800 Years, Are We Ready for It?”


followed by a panel discussion and a Q & A with

Contact: 
iwuchukwum@duq.edu

03 Oct 2019

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American Foreign Policy After Trump: Pitfalls, Challenges, and Opportunities

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Duquesne University, Rockwell Lecture Hall 3
Sponsored By: 
Co-sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities Grant, the Kelley Endowed Chair in International Relations, and the Political Science Club

American Foreign Policy After Trump: Pitfalls, Challenges, and Opportunities
Event Date: October 3, 2019
Duquesne Political Science Research Series presents

American Foreign Policy After Trump:
Pitfalls, Challenges, and Opportunities

With Dr. Robert Jervis, Adlai E. Stevenson Professor of International Politics from the Department of Political Science at Columbia University.

06 Oct 2019

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Mahatma Gandhi Birthday Celebration

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, University of Pittsburgh

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

October 2nd, Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, is the International Day of Nonviolence, per a United Nations declaration in 2007.

Please join us for an afternoon of activities celebrating the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi and his teachings. Enjoy chai with Pittsburgh organizations at 2:00 pm, followed by interfaith presentations, cultural performances, and student readings about:

TRUTH, PEACE AND ACTION
MAHATMA GANDHI’S LEGACY AT 150

with Chief Guest India Consul General Sandeep Chakravorty

Contact: 
Call sOm Sharma 412.606.6868; Maneesha Cleetus 412.979.1133; NS Srinivasa 412.726.7009

07 Oct 2019

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Foreign Affairs Luncheon Discussion Featuring H.E. Asad Majeed Khan

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
The Rivers Club 301 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Sponsored By: 
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh

Foreign Affairs Luncheon Discussion Featuring H.E. Asad Majeed Khan Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the United States

Contact: 
events@worldpittsburgh.org

18 Oct 2019

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CERIS Book Discussion The Bible and the Qur'an: Biblical Figures in the Islamic Tradition

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, PA 15601
Sponsored By: 
CERIS, Seton Hill University

Educators and librarians are invited for dinner and book discussion on October 18, 2019 at Seton Hill University
5 PM Dinner
6 PM Book Discussion

The Bible and the Qur'an: Biblical Figures in the Islamic Tradition by John Kaltner and Younus Mirza

Contact: 
Elaine Linn eel58@pitt.edu

19 Oct 2019

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4K4 Gaza Kids Walk

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Schenley Plaza tent, 221 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh 15213
Sponsored By: 
United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019
RAIN OR SHINE

Where: Schenley Plaza tent, 221 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh 15213

The route: loop from Schenley Plaza tent
through Oakland neighborhood.
Registration: 9 am; walk begins: 10 am - 12:30 pm
Online registration rates: adults $25, students $15

Registration link:
4K4GazaKidsWalk
Children under 12 FREE.
Early bird discount $5 (Deadline: October 5)
Same day registration: $30

Contact: 
pittsjp1@gmail.com (for students) 4K4GazaKidsWalk@gmail.com (for everyone else)

Present a Poster at the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa's 12th Annual Conference

Thursday, October 31, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, November 2, 2019 (All day)
Washington, D.C.
Sponsored By: 
Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA)

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

New! Present a Poster at the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa's 12th Annual Conference
Submission Deadline: October 1, 2019; Event Dates: October 31-November 2, 2019

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to invite undergraduate students to participate in its first ever Poster Presentation Competition at the Twelfth Annual Conference being held in Washington, D.C. October 31 - November 2, 2019.

Contact: 
info@asmeascholars.org