The UT Libraries Diversity Committee, in conjunction with the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Diversity and Inclusion, hosts a series of lunchtime discussions to facilitate comfortable dialogue about diversity and inclusion. Lunch and Learn invites students and other members of the campus community to talk openly but respectfully about complex issues that impact their lives and their campus experience.
Religion and Civility
Noon, Wednesday, February 17, 605 Hodges Library
Rosalind Hackett, professor and head of the Department of Religious Studies, will facilitate a discussion on religion and civility in a diverse landscape of beliefs. Hackett studies the religions of Africa, especially Pentecostalism. She has worked extensively in Nigeria and has published on Muslim-Christian conflict.