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2/10/21 Cal Poly Veritas Forum: “Resisting Bias & Reshaping Institutions”

Thank you for everyone who prayed for, and participated in, last week’s online Cal Poly Veritas Forum: “Resisting Bias and Reshaping Institutions: A Conversation About Advancing Racial Justice in Religious Institutions, Government, and Higher Education.” Our guests – Justin Giboney, … Continue reading

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Standing in Solidarity

Faculty Commons stands with solidarity with the men of AEPi Fraternity – and against hatred and bigotry of any kind. Information on the events of 2/5/21 can be found here. –

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2/10/21 Veritas Forum: “Resisting Bias & Reshaping Institutions” with Justin Giboney, David French, and Stephanie Summers

Please join us Wednesday February 10th as the Cal Poly Veritas Forum welcomes: Justin Giboney – Founder, The AND Campaign / Attorney / Political StrategistDavid French – Senior Editor, The Dispatch / Columnist, Timeand moderator Stephanie Summers – CEO, Center … Continue reading

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God’s Kingdom in the Academic World: NorCal Faculty & Staff conference co-sponsored by InterVarsity & Faculty Commons

Please join us as InterVarsity and Faculty Commons co-sponsor “God’s Kingdom in the Academic World” – the NorCal Christian Faculty and Staff Conference Friday evening March 12th, and Saturday morning March 13th. This year – due to our virtual format – … Continue reading

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A Christian Approach to Dealing with Racial Gridlock: 2/27/21 “Winds of Change” conference

Please consider joining us for an upcoming online event sponsored by the “Winds of Change” conference, a ministry to faculty and Ph.D. students. This year’s presenters are Dr. Michael O. Emerson (University of Illinois, Chicago) and Dr. George Yancey (Baylor University).  … Continue reading

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“Synchronous Teaching as Love Language” Dr. Paul Marchbanks, English

Professor Paul Marchbanks recently wrote a short article on the influence of his faith in his teaching and interaction with students. These short articles – called Missional Moments – are sent to approximately 1500 faculty each week around the country. … Continue reading

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March 12th & 13th, 2021 Faculty Conference

Please save the date and plan to join us March 12th-13th (Friday evening, Saturday morning) for our Nor Cal Christian Faculty/Staff virtual conference, featuring Tim Muehlhoff, a special panel on religious liberty in the academy, and a chance to connect … Continue reading

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The Path Not Chosen

Our friend Nicole Kircher recently wrote an article on how she’s seeing God at work. These short articles – called Missional Moments – are published weekly during the academic year. If you’d like to receive them, you can do so here. … Continue reading

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On the Road

“Missional Moments” are short, weekly updates sent out during the year by Faculty Commons. Here’s an outstanding recent example by Professor Amanda Hodges. If you’d like to begin receiving Missional Moments, you can do so here. On The Road What best … Continue reading

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“Hard Conversations: How do we engage people with whom we strongly disagree?” featuring Tim Muehlhoff

Biola University Professor Tim Muehlhoff (Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) recently gave two webinars to a group of adult professionals on the topic “Hard Conversations: How do we engage people with whom we strongly disagree?” He’s an engaging … Continue reading

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