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Jesuit Education and Social Change in Latin America

Date: Thursday, April 12, 2012

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Contact: Dr. Uriel Quesada · uquesada@loyno.edu

Location: Danna Student Center, Audubon Room

Fr. Alberto Munera, S.J. will present the history of Jesuit Education in Latin America and its connection to social change and liberation theology. He will also discuss the commitment to social responsibility that exists in higher education and the theology that gives Jesuit education this perspective.

Fr. Munera is a Professor of Theology and director of the PENSAR Institute at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogota, Colombia and is a member of the Society of Jesus.

Departments

  • Centennial
  • Center for Latin American + Caribbean Studies
  • Jesuit Center