Department of Religion
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The fellowship supports scholars in the humanities and related social sciences who are pursuing research on religion in an international context and desire to connect their projects with journalists and media specialists. Corrigan’s project is entitled, “Religious Violence and American Foreign Policy”.
The Religion Department congratulates Jimmy Yu, Associate Professor in Chinese Buddhism, for receiving the Center for Chinese Studies Grant from the National Central Library of Taiwan for the summer of 2016. The Department also congratulates Michael McVicar, Assistant Professor of American Religious History, for receiving the 2016 Risley Family Fellowship by the College of Arts and Sciences at FSU.
The Religion Department congratulates Carson Bay and David Skelton, two Ph.D candidates, for receiving the Fulbright Fellowship to Germany and Rebecca Peters and Ian Reed for the AIIS fellowships to study in India next academic year. The Department also congratulates our undergrad religion major, Micah Friedman, for receiving the 2016 Humanity in Action Fellowship summer program to study in Berlin, Germany. >>Read more on "Florida State 24/7"
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Adela Yarbro Collins, the Buckingham Professor Emerita of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale Divinity School will deliver this year's John F. Priest Lecture, “Ancient Christians on Marriage and Celibacy: Readings of 1 Corinthians 7 in the Early Church," on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 5:30 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at the Alumni Center Florida State University. A reception will immediately following the lecture.