Death and Beyond: Comparative Reflections on World Religious Traditions
Finding meaning in death, as well what might follow, has long been a focus of global religions. Graham M. Schweig, a professor of philosophy and religion at Christopher Newport University, surveys differing visions of death—and the life that leads up to it— from a variety of Eastern and Western cultural perspectives.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 9:30 AM
The Great Cathedrals and Basilicas of Italy
Join Eric Denker, senior lecturer at the National Gallery of Art, as he leads a lavishly illustrated daylong program that focuses on the churches of Venice, Rome, Siena, and Florence that represent some of Italy’s most exceptional repositories of ecclesiastical art. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1 credit)
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 9:30 AM