Valley News Recent Headlines
J. Kameron Carter to Visit Campus through Symposium on Race & Religion
03.26.14 |
The LVC Symposium on Race & Religion will host Dr. J. Kameron Carter for a two-day residency as the external scholar for this year's Symposium course. Carter will present a public lecture, "Postracial Blues," on Monday, March 31 at 7 p.m. in Zimmerman Recital Hall of the Suzanne H. Arnold Gallery.

Karter teaches theology and black church studies at the Divinity School at Duke University. He investigates the complex forms of identity (especially around race, gender, and nationalism) that have come to mark us all. He is particularly interested in the implication of Christian theological thought forms and the specific deployments of Christianity’s social imagination in these identity and social formations, the formations we inhabit.

Author of the much acclaimed book, "Race: A Theological Account" (2008) and numerous essays and articles, he is completing a new book titled "The Secular Jesus: Religion and the Project of Civilization" (forthcoming).

The Symposium on Race & Religion provides undergraduates a unique learning experiences, where students focus on Carter's work in a year-long program integrating several types of learning experiences. Students enroll in a seminar course on Carter's work, have personal encounters with Carter (click here for their Skype interview), attend a public lecture by Carter, and present their own research to the community and to Carter in reflection of his work.

This year's Research Symposium will be held April 1 from 4-6 p.m. in the Bishop Library Atrium. Carter will respond to each of the student presentations, providing these students the unusual opportunity to receive feedback from a widely respected, living philosopher. All are welcome to attend the event, which is part of Inquiry 2014. 



08.28.15
LVC Welcomes Comedians for Friday Night Comedy Series
View Full Story

08.27.15
Lebanon Valley College Announces Appointments to Endowed Professorships
View Full Story

08.26.15
President Lewis Thayne Hosts LVC Opening Breakfast
View Full Story

08.26.15
Bishop Foundation Announces $1.5 Million Gift to Revitalize Vernon and Doris Bishop Library
View Full Story

08.25.15
Lebanon Valley College Touted by Washington Monthly for "Contributions to the Public Good"
View Full Story

08.25.15
Lebanon Valley College To Host North American Indian Collection
View Full Story

08.24.15
First Lesson For Incoming LVC Students: The Value of Community Service
View Full Story

08.24.15
LVC Welcomes New Faculty For 2015-16
View Full Story

08.20.15
Emer Gilmore: From Ireland to Annville
View Full Story

08.18.15
Guidance in Uncertain Times: The Hymns of Rev. Carolyn Gillette ’82
View Full Story

08.17.15
Princeton Review Names Lebanon Valley College A "Best Northeastern College"
View Full Story

08.14.15
Dr. Murphy Ushers in New Era for Health Education
View Full Story

08.13.15
Patrick Maxwell '17 Reflects on Internship in Uganda
View Full Story

08.11.15
Forbes Names Lebanon Valley College To “America’s Top Colleges” List
View Full Story

08.10.15
Bad Blood: How a Student-Faculty Research Team is Making a Difference
View Full Story

08.06.15
Justin Cammarota—The Second Generation of Allwein Scholars
View Full Story