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Interfaith Symposium Promotes Understanding and Respect
Scholars of Judaism, Christianity and Islam will come together for a three-day symposium to lead an interfaith discussion intended to promote understanding and respect between people of different faiths. The Symposium on Abrahamic Faiths is sponsored by East-West University, Loyola University Chicago and the Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies. The symposium is free and open to the public. To register, call 312.939.0111 ext 1819 or visit www.luc.edu/depts/theology.
816 South Michigan Avenue
4th Floor Auditorium
About Loyola University Chicago
Committed to preparing people to lead extraordinary lives, Loyola University Chicago was founded in 1870 and is among the largest of the 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States. Loyola has a total enrollment of more than 15,000 students, which includes 10,000 undergraduates hailing from all 50 states and 82 foreign countries. The University has four campuses: three in the greater Chicago area and one in Rome, Italy. Loyola also serves as the U.S. host university to the Beijing Center for Chinese Studies in Beijing, China. Loyola’s nine schools and colleges include arts and sciences, business administration, education, graduate studies, law, medicine, nursing, professional studies, and social work. Loyola offers 69 undergraduate majors, 77 master’s degrees, 36 doctoral degrees, and three professional degree programs. Recognizing Loyola’s excellence in education, U.S. News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the “top national universities” in its annual publications. For more information, please visit our web site at www.luc.edu.