May 22-25, 2000
Professor, Church History
Weston Jesuit School
Language of Our Heritage
O'Malley, will review
how the early Jesuits constructed a vocabulary to convey their
Professor and former dean
School of Law;
Are We Jesuit or Are We University?
The heart of Jesuit education calls us to discover through our hopes and dreams what God is desiring of us. The heart of American University education calls us to compete in the marketplace for students, faculty, staff, dollars, and achievements.
Raful and Mahern will discuss their experience and vision of how the Jesuit mission is sometimes lived out and sometimes thwarted by the work we do on campus and beyond.
President and chief
Dreams to Reality
Engaging and transforming the mission of our institutions requires passion and skills. Markham will suggest practical ways of bringing visions and dreams to concrete expression.
Bishop of Saginaw, Michigan
Bishop Untener will challenge
us to make a difference in the world through the missions of our Catholic,
Assistant professor of
Xavier & the Mission Arts
Bailey will provide an illustrated presentation on St. Francis Xavier, his mission to Japan as one of the first Jesuits 450 years ago, and his influence on the arts of Southeast Asia.
during lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday.)