Current Theme: Reconciling Differences

Reconciling Differences
Reconciliation by Josephine de Vasconcellos, Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, England. Photo by Julian Worker.
The perennial brokenness of the human condition calls us to the healing work of reconciliation. Through its programming, the Gerber Institute seeks to answer this call by fostering dialogue on selected issues of public concern that are marked by divisiveness and conflict.

Sean Forrest comes to Newman University

Sean Forrest comes to Newman University In “From Hero to Zero,” Forrest recounts how God led him from a life lived for fame and fortune to a life centered on the Lord and mission work with the poorest of the poor. Forrest speaks on campus at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 26, in the Performance Hall […]

Gerber Institute welcomes Richard Lapchick for Nov. 10 lecture

http://news.newmanu.edu/gerber-institute-welcomes-richard-lapchick-for-nov-10-lecture/

Renowned expert and author on hunger David Beckmann to speak at Newman University Oct. 6

http://news.newmanu.edu/renowned-expert-and-author-on-hunger-david-beckmann-to-speak-at-newman-university-oct-6/

The Gerber Institute Welcomes New Chair

Father John Fogliasso New Gerber Institute Chair We would like to Welcome a new Chairperson to the Board, Father John Fogliasso (Fr. Fog).  Fr Fog was currently serving on the board as a member and accepted the nomination at the last board meeting.  Fr. Fog is currently Newman’s chaplain, director of Campus Ministry and teaches at […]

The Gerber Institute co-hosts Newman University Prayer Breakfast

The Gerber Institute along with Staff Assembly co-hosted the Annual Prayer Breakfast on March 27th.  The theme of the breakfast was “Today I Choose Joy” and was a celebration of true joy in our lives through the power of God.   The breakfast was a wonderful representation of the Newman Community with participation from students, […]