2015 - Re-Imagining the Internet

Beginning the Spiritual JourneyThe Whitney Initiative for Spirituality at UNB presents…

Beginning the Spiritual Journey

CCOM 4014

A workshop featuring:
Freeman Patterson, Photographic artist
David Maginley, Chaplain QEII Hospital, Halifax
Michael & Joel Miller, Musicians
Moderated by Dr. John McLaughlin, President Emeritus UNB

Featuring the premiere screening of a biopic celebrating Dr. Norman Whitney

Date: Saturday, October 31 & Sunday, November 1
Location: Killarney Lake Lodge & Memorial Hall, UNB
Cost: $75

For more information please contact Susan Montague, Senior Campaign Advisor, 506-452-6180 or montague@unb.ca

Register now!

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Andrews Initiative - The Mythology of TechnologyThe Mythology of Technology: Why Ethics, Values, and Virtues Matter in the Internet Era

Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2015; 7:00PM
Location: Wu Conference Centre, UNB Fredericton Campus

This is a free public event. A reception and meet & greet will follow the presentation.

Jesse Hirsh – futurist, Internet strategist, researcher, and CBC broadcaster – will speak about the inherent spirituality of the Internet and the emerging ethics, values, and virtues of the Internet era.

For more information please contact Sarah King, Andrews Initiative Program Assistant, 506-453-4623 or sking@unb.ca

Quality Learning Opportunities in Contemporary Topics

Launched in 2011 and evolving, the Andrews Initiative was conceived as an intellectual journey for mature learners (and anyone else) interested in exploring substantive subjects of current importance.

Featuring prominent subject experts drawn from international, national and local communities, the Andrews Initiative explores national and local communities, the Andrews Initiative explores topics of relevance in the 21st century. Through a variety of formats– lectures, seminars, discussion groups and on-line, the Andrews Initiative is intended to stretch the mind and test the intellect.

Let the Andrews Initiative be your guide.