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Religious Studies

Why Study Religion?


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Religion shapes, and is shaped by, every other dimension of human society. It is impossible to fully understand politics, law, history, or science without understanding religion. We invite you to learn more about the most interdisciplinary field in the university: Religious Studies.

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The Teaching Law and Religion website provides templates for thinking and teaching creatively and comparatively about law, religion, culture and politic in a variety of distinctive contexts.

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Religious Studies Major, Matthew Griffin, has been selected to present his research at the Undergraduate Research and Arts Exposition (EXPO 2018!) on May 30th.
Congratulations to Adina Goldman, Religious Studies Major, who has been awarded an Ertegun scholarship at University of Oxford to pursue a master in Medieval Studies!
Congratulations to Jeff Wheatley, who has been elected as a Franke Graduate Fellow for 2018-19.
Alumna Maeve Callan, Ph.D., is the author of the most widely-read recent article in The Irish Times: "How England Sought to Turn Colonizing Ireland Into a Crusade"

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