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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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Post Conference: "Sovereignty & Strangeness" Review
"Teaching Religion as Anti-Racism Education" by Professor Sarah Jacoby
The Department of Religious Studies expresses solidarity for the victims and survivors of the Congregation Tree of Life shooting in Squirrel Hill, Pennsylvania.
Alumna Hannah Scheidt has been accepted into the "American Examples" (AE) young scholars working group program at the University of Alabama.

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