USF Announces Philosophy/Theology Lecture Events

August 31, 2017

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The University of Saint Francis Department of Philosophy and Theology announces its lineup of speakers for its 2017-2018 Fall Lecture Series.

September 13

“Fake News and the Fathers of Suspicion: Learning from Freud, Marx, and Evagrius,” by Dr. Adam DeVille

Brookside Ballroom, 7 p.m.

October 11

“The Message of Fatima: Then and Now,” by Sister Jacinta Krecek

Brookside Ballroom, 7 p.m.

November 12

“Miracles and Belief,” by Dr. Earl Kumfer

Brookside Ballroom, 3 p.m.

December 10

“Incarnate Wisdom Scripture,” by Sr. Felicity Dorsett

North Campus Auditorium, 3 p.m.

All lectures are open to the public and free to attend. For more information, visit

Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. In 2016, the University of Saint Francis expanded its presence to downtown Fort Wayne. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis campus experience includes 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and three team NAIA national championships, and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.