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Bahamas: Yoga, Meditation, and Spiritual Development


The Department of Religious Studies is offering a Study Abroad at Sivananda Ashram, Nassau, Bahamas for the Spring Term.

Sivananda Yoga Ashram Study Abroad for March 8-15, 2014 on Spring Break


On campus: February 15, 2014 - March 28, 2014 Abroad: March 8-15, 2014 Courses: REL 3020 - REL 4910 - REL 5397 - REL 5937 3 credits For more information: email at DM 320C 305-348-4293.

Searching Primary Sources to Study World Christianity Vatican Archives 2014


Semester Summer A 2014 Dates: On campus meetings: April 22, 24 and 28, 2014 Abroad: May 2 - May 11, 2014 Courses: REL 5937 - World Christianity 3 credits

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08/18/2014 10:00 AM

Symposium Theme: Religions, Human Rights and Global Ethics Date: August 18-20, 2014 from 10 am to 12 pm all three days. Location: GL 132

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Thesis Announcements

Logan Beitmen

Tittle: Neuroscience and Hindu Aesthetics: A Critical Analysis of V.S. Ramachandran's "Science of Art".

March 20, 2014

Priyanka Ramlakhan

Tittle: The Ashram of Swami Jyotirmayananda: Examining Authority, Transmission and Identity within the Guru and Disciple Relationship.

March 20, 2014

Alexander Fernandez

Tittle: Odu in Motion: Afro-Cuban Orisha Hermeneutics and Embodied Scholarship, Life Reflections of a Lukumi Priest.

March 21, 2014

Evelyn Efua Arhin-Sam

Tittle: Death Rituals in the New Diaspora: Funerals in the Lives of Ghanaians in South Florida.

March 24, 2014

Andres Tejada-Lalinde

Tittle: Jesus as the Son of Man in Mark.

March 24, 2014

Sigifredo Romero

Tittle: The Progressive Catholic Church in Brazil, 1964-1972: The Official American View.

March 25, 2014

Kimberly Zwez

Tittle: Hegel's Critique of Contingency in Kant's Principle of Teleology.

March 26, 2014

Katherine Pals

Tittle: Post-college Transition: A Study of Evangelical Spirituality in Emerging Adulthood.

March 26, 2014

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