News and Upcoming Events
2022 JEWS AND JESUITS PRESENTATION: "HOW HAS THE RELATIONSHIP CHANGED": FEBRUARY 9, 2022
Join us on Thursday, February 9, 2022 at 6:00 PM in the Conaton Learning Commons (Room 412) to learn how the relationship between the Jesuits and Jewish community has evolved since the time of the founding of the Society of Jesus. Also, hear more about the roles Ignatius of Loyola, Cardinal Augustin Bea and Pope Francis have played. Presenters: Dr. Jennifer Grayson (Assistant Professor of Jewis History at Hebrew Union College and Xavier University) and Dr. William Madges (Professor of Theology, Xavier University). This event is a part of the year-long Ignatian Year.
2022 MIDWEST REGIONAL SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT: JUNE 16, 2022
Each year, the Midwest Regional Sustainability Summit brings together hundreds of passionate leaders to share inspiring solution-oriented ideas that propel us toward a healthier, more resilient future. We are thrilled to announce that in 2022 the Summit will return to Xavier University's Cintas Center as an in-person, hybrid event on Thursday, June 16th. This year’s event is co-sponsored by The Brueggeman Center for Dialogue.
Our 2022 theme will explore Emergent Strategies for an Equitable, Climate Prepared Region. We are now accepting proposals for panel discussions, interactive workshops, and short talks, as well as field trips and community events for the day after the conference. Check out our sponsor and exhibitor opportunities. Award nominations are also now open for individuals and organizations that have made outstanding strides in impact, innovation and leadership. Learn more!
2021 UNION CO-OP SYMPOSIUM: NOVEMBER 12, 2021 (VIRTUAL) | NOVEMBER 13, 2021 (IN-PERSON)
The Brueggeman Center is proud to support the Union Co-Op Symposium. This event will bring together social entrepreneurs, labor organizers, co-op workers, community development practitioners, and others with a vested interest in equitable economic development. Our 2-day gathering will provide community-building opportunities and workable strategies for forming, running, and nurturing union worker cooperatives.
THE ART OF JUSTICE: CREATIVE VISIONS FOR PEACE | NOVEMBER 11, 2021 7:00PM
The Brueggeman Center is proud to support The Art of Justice: Creative Visions for peace 2021 Annual Gathering of the Intercommunity Justice and Peace Center. This event will feature local artists and honor local peace builders. More information may be found here: EVENT INFORMATION | PURCHASE TICKETS