Super Tuesday - religion, media, values, women, politics
Looking for a new angle on Super Tuesday? Media are invited to the following programs that look at religion, the media, values and what women think - in these intriguing programs being offered free. Three events cover the issues before Super Tuesday, the Feb. 7 event gives a perspective after the Super Tuesday election results. If you wish to cover any of these events, please contact: Nancy Habetz, director of media relations, Fairfield University, (203) 254-4000, ext. 2647 or (203) 451-1725, email@example.com
Super Tuesday - Fairfield University Examines the Issues
Saturday, Feb. 2 and Monday, Feb. 4:
Religious Issues and the Election
Richard Ryscavege, S.J., director of the Center for Faith and Public Life;
Donald Greenberg, Ph.D., professor of politics; and
Jocelyn Boryczka, Ph.D., asst. professor of politics, director, Program in Peace and Justice.
Feb. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the DiMenna-Nyselius Libray Multimedia Room
Feb. 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Barone Campus Center Lower Lobby.
Presented by the Center for Catholic Studies
Tuesday, Feb. 5:
Women Political Pundits
Five of Fairfield University's most dynamic, humorous and incisive minds discuss Super Tuesday and the remaining candidates.
Jocelyn Boryczka, Ph.D., asst. professor of politics, director of Program in Peace and Justice;
Nancy Dallavalle, Ph.D., associate professor of religious studies;
Janie Leatherman, Ph.D., professor of politics;
Sharlene McEvoy, J.D., Ph.D., professor of business law; and
Renee White, Ph.D., professor of sociology and anthropology and co-director of the Program in Black Studies.
Feb. 5 at noon in the Kelley Center Presentation Room, across from Barone Campus Center
Presented by the Fairfield University Women's Forum.
Thursday, Feb. 7
Becoming an Informed Electorate: Issues and Values and the Role of the Media
Rev. Dr. Brian Schofield-Bodt, president of the Council of Churches;
James Smith, editor of the Connecticut Post; and
Rev. Richard Ryscavage, S.J., director of the Center for Faith and Public Life.
Feb. 7 from 7:15 to 9 a.m., Dolan School of Business Dining Room
Presented by the Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport and Fairfield University
Media Contact: Nancy Habetz, (203) 254-4000, ext. 2647, firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on February 1, 2008