The Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific has published statement expressing "sincere and enthusiastic" support for Pope Francis's encyclical Laudato Si'. The statement signed by each of the Asia Pacific conference provincials and conference president Very Rev. Mark Raper, S.J. was approved their July assembly in Siem Reap, Cambodia in mid-July.
The Ignatian Solidarity Network (ISN) Board of Directors has unanimously voted to welcome Susan Baber, Robert Lassalle-Klein, Rev. Timothy McCabe, S.J., Rev. Stephen Privett, S.J., and Kerry Weber as directors. The new members of ISN’s national governance board will serve three-year terms.
Over 200 leaders from Jesuit colleges and universities across the global are gathering in Melbourne, Australia, this week for a conference entitled, “Expanding the Jesuit Higher Education Network: Collaborations for Social Justice.” Nancy Tuchman, Ph.D., offers reflections on the final day of the meeting.