Upcoming Events

Benne Center for Religion and Society Events 2013-14

Faith and Learning Lecture/Dinners for Faculty and Administrators


November 12 - Paul Hanstedt

February 4 - Jon Cawley

March 24 - Ali Nazemi

Public Events


September 3
- Jonathan Reckford, CEO Worldwide, Habitat for Humanity 
"Working Together to Build Homes, Communities and Hope"
Habitat for Humanity has brought together communities to build more than 600,000 homes in 100 countries. That includes R-House, a Habitat home built by first year students each fall at Roanoke College on campus. The CEO of worldwide Habitat for Humanity, Jonathan Reckford, will talk about what has built this amazing global movement and the difference it is making in people's lives. A major portion of the 7:30-8:30 hour will be devoted to question and answer.
The lecture will be held in the Bast Gym on the Roanoke College campus at 7:30pm.
Tickets are free but required.

October 1 - Bill Fintel, MD; Anne Carlisle RPh Pharm; Andrea LeGault PT; Mark Graham DMin
"Working Together for the Good of the Patient"
A physician, pharmacist, physical therapist, pastor and patient will describe what they contribute to health care teams, andhow they would coordinate for a specific challenging case.
The lecture will be held in the Wortmann Ballroom of the Colket Center on the Roanoke College campus at 7:30pm.
Tickets are not required.

January 21 - Mako Fujimora, "Art as a Vocation"
The lecture will be held in Pickle Lounge of the Colket Center on the Roanoke College campus at 7:30pm.

Events by Invitation Only


16th Annual Crumley Lecture

September 3 - Jonathan Reckford, CEO Worldwide, Habitat for Humanity, in the Wortmann Ballroom of Colket Center at 5:30pm.