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Sexton Headlines Spirituality Lecture at Skirball

Sexton Headlines Spirituality Lecture at Skirball

By Coleen Nguyen, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

John Sexton and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf discussed the presence of religion in higher education at last night's Fritzi Weitzmann Owens Memorial Lecture.

Omar’s Oration: Humanism, religion can coexist at NYU

Omar’s Oration: Humanism, religion can coexist at NYU

April 22, 2014


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Chelsea Clinton announced her pregnancy last week, but the real news was made days later, when “Of Many,” a short documentary she produced, debuted. It was the materialization of the work she and others have done at the newly founded Of Many Institute for Multifaith Leadership at NYU, a program devoted to exposing students to cross-cultural experiences. The film highlights the unlikely friendship between two pro...

Rev. DuBois speaks to NYU about White House experiences

Rev. DuBois speaks to NYU about White House experiences

November 12, 2013


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The Rev. Joshua DuBois, former spiritual advisor to President Barack Obama held a reading of his recently published book, “The President’s Devotional” at NYU’s Kimmel Center for University Life on Nov. 11. DuBois and the Rev. Paul Raushenbush, senior religious editor of the Huffington ...