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Conference: “Sources of the Civic: Catholic Higher Education and Democracy in Europe”

Fri Sep 26, 2014 Calendars: Conferences

“Sources of the Civic: Catholic Higher Education and Democracy in Europe” - Nanovic CUP Conference

Friday, September 26 - Saturday, September 27 at Notre Dame's Rome Global Gateway

The Catholic Universities Partnership, a network of European Catholic universities and the University of Notre Dame, will convene for their annual meeting in Rome, Italy on September 26-27. The conference “Sources of the Civic: Catholic Higher Education and Democracy in Europe” will address competing conceptions of civic education and the unique role that Catholic universities play in cultivating the virtues, values, and responsibilities central to the healthy exercises of civic life.

Sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

Further information may be found on the conference website or by contacting Melanie Webb, Events Program Manager at the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, at mwebb2@nd.edu.