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Wendy Doniger on her life of learning and attempts to suppress her scholarship: video of the American Council of Learned Societies' 2015 Charles Homer Haskins Prize Lecture: http://www.acls.org/media/haskins/
Our 2015 Marty Center Fellows represent the Marty Center's emphasis on global interactions and religion. We asked them what they hoped to accomplish this year as Fellows.  Read their answers.
Australian Catholic University (ACU)  has awarded Professor Jean-Luc Marion its highest honor, Doctor of the University, at a ceremony in Melbourne. Marion is the Andrew Thomas Greeley and Grace McNichols Greeley Professor of Catholic Studies and Professor of the Philosophy of Religions and Theology.
A new issue of Circa, our Divinity School newsletter, is now available online. 
Effective July 1, 2015, Sarah E. Fredericks and Angie Heo will join the Divinity School faculty.
The Enhancing Life Project is pleased to announce it has selected thirty-five scholars from around the world for two-year research projects focused on the enhancement of life.
Mary Ellen Duba, PhD candidate in Theology, was named the 2015 recipient of the Divinity School Prize for Excellence in Teaching. 
Swift Hall is undergoing construction this summer. We are updating our washrooms, renovating our coffeeshop, creating a Cloister garden, and tuckpointing our west wide. As a result, we have no water in our building, and Grounds of Being, our student-run coffeeshop, is closed for the summer.  If you are visiting us, please note we do not have any water or washrooms. 
The 523rd Convocation will take place on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 9:15 am, and will be held outdoors (rain or shine) on the University’s Main Quadrangle. 
Volume 95, No. 2 of The Journal of Religion, edited by Divinity School faculty and published by the University of Chicago Press, is now available. 

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