Hasker to present first Forester Lecture of school year

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2002-09-10

Huntington, Ind.— Dr. William Hasker, emeritus professor of philosophy at Huntington College, will present the first address in the 2002-2003 Forester Lecture Series on September 24, at 7:00 PM. The public is cordially invited to attend this free, public lecture held in the Merillat Centre for the Arts Auditorium.

Dr. Hasker will discuss “Science and Faith: Meeting the Challenges.” He will address the multiple challenges arising from the confrontation between Christian faith and contemporary science. Three models for the relationship between science and faith will be compared: the Conflict model, the Separation model, and the Dialogue model. The lecture will also consider specific challenges arising in the areas of genetic engineering, the nature of human persons, and the nature of knowledge.

Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 60 academic concentrations. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.

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