Realizing the Beloved Community in a World of Ecological Peril

11:45AM - 12:45PM
McLaren Complex 251

Join us for a community gathering to carry forward the vision of Beloved Community shared by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thich Nhat Hanh, by Pope Francis in Laudato Si’, and by all of us united in the struggle to protect the earth we share with all beings.

Panelists and Discussants:

The Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of California; Pastor, Grace Cathedral; and author, Brothers in the Beloved Community: The Friendship of Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King Jr.

Fr. Paul J Fitzgerald, President of the University of San Francisco

Dr. Chinyere Oparah, USF Provost and Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Sheila Smith McKoy, USF Vice Provost of Equity, Inclusion and Faculty Excellence

Jonathan D. Greenberg, Director, USF Institute for Nonviolence and Social Justice

Dr. Kouslaa Kessler-Mata, Associate Professor in the USF Politics Department, member of California Governor Newsom’s Truth and Healing Council, and co-founder of the California Indian Land Institute.