Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life

Georgetown University 3700 O St. NW, Washington, DC

The Cardinal O’Connor Conference strives to create intellectually rigorous discourse that addresses the particular concerns of this generation of the pro-life debate.


The Future of Refugee Resettlement in the U.S.

The University of Scranton 900 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA

University of Scranton graduate William Canny, ’77 H’07, executive director of Migration and Refugee Services for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, will discuss “The Future of Refugee Resettlement in the U.S.” at the University Wednesday, Feb. 15. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 7 p.m. in […]


Climate Change Conference: Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago 1032 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago Fourth Annual Climate Change Conference Save the date: March 16-18, 2017 Focus on the food, water, and poverty issues associated with global climate change. Sign up for email updates  

World Union of Jesuit Alumni (WUJA) Congress 2017

John Carroll University 1 John Carroll Blvd., University Heights, OH

The World Union of Jesuit Alumni (WUJA) holds an international Congress every four years to gather Jesuit friends and alumni—from as many as 50 countries representing a global network of Jesuit ministries—to build international networks and affirm Jesuit centric values for a greater good.

Global Initiatives in Refugee and Migrant Education

Manhattan College 4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Bronx, NY

The global refugee reality is one of the major challenges facing the human community in our time. Universities have an important role to play in responding to this global reality through its mission of teaching, research and social responsibility. The organizers are planning a conference on the responsibility and roles of universities and other institutions […]

Jesuit Parish Justice Summit

Loyola Jesuit Center 161 James St., Morristown, NJ

Join a community of Jesuit network parish ministers and parishioners seeking to build parish communities with vibrant faith-justice engagement.

Catholic Committee of Appalachia Annual Gathering


Join the Catholic Committee of Appalachia's 50th Annual Gathering! BE THE CHURCH YOU WANT TO SEE IN THE WORLD: CELEBRATING CCA'S JUBILEE Sept. 11-13, 2020 - ONLINE! • Virtual keynote addresses by activist BILL MCKIBBEN and activist-theologian CHED MYERS • Online concert with songwriter TOM BREIDING • Greetings and updates from CCA Episcopal Adviser BISHOP […]


Twenty-second Annual Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life

The Cardinal O'Connor Conference on Life, the largest collegiate pro-life conference in the United States, is coming back for its 22nd year on January 30th, 2021! This event strives to promote intellectually rigorous discourse on the dignity of human life. We aim to encourage discussion among men and women of all faiths and backgrounds, including […]

Loyola University Chicago Climate Change Conference


Across the country, youth climate activists are mobilizing people to protect the planet. In 2021, Loyola's Virtual Climate Change Conference will focus on how we can amplify the voices of these young activists. 

Pope Francis’ Vision for a Synodal Church with Austen Ivereigh


Photo by Osservatore Romano Christian Life Community in the Metro New York area is delighted to host an online Lenten morning of reflection with renowned author Dr. Austen Ivereigh who will speak on “The People of God inside the Tent of Meeting: Pope Francis' Vision for a Synodal Church." The morning features a talk by […]

tUrn: University-Wide Climate Crisis Awareness & Action


What is tUrn?  An invitation to all members of higher education institutions and partner networks, alumni, & community members to lean in to the climate crisis because it is time. And we must. Whose tUrn is it?  tUrn offers an invitation for everyone, from artists to scientists, from economists to ecologists, to shape one lecture, meeting, or event […]

The Twenty-third Annual Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life


Each year, the Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life strives to promote intellectually rigorous discourse on the sanctity of human life as well as build a culture of life both within and beyond the Georgetown community. Georgetown students founded the Conference in 2000 and remain both the organizers and facilitators. Rooted in the Catholic tradition, the Conference is named in the honor of His Eminence John Cardinal O’Connor, who principally committed himself to advocate for the defenseless and eloquently defend pro-life positions.


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You’re invited to submit and find national and local events that offer non-partisan perspectives on social justice and spirituality, consistent with ISN’s mission of faith-based social justice and advocacy.

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