L‘Arche Community Seminar

Social Concerns Seminar
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THEO 33968
PSY 23852

The L'Arche Seminar introduces students to the philosophy of Jean Vanier and to the model of service that his writings inspired. The class sessions leading up to the immersion will cover topics such as: Catholic Social Tradition and a framework for Solidarity; Spirituality lived in Community; Policy, Advocacy, and Discrimination; Vanier on Becoming Human. This is an invitation to think deeply about and observe directly a community (of people with and without disabilities) living together in the spirit of the beatitudes. Students will also witness how living in a L'Arche community has influenced the lives of the core members, assistants, and others. Students will likely have some opportunity to communicate with other organizations about their advocacy and policy work that relates to people with disabilities.

Class Dates: Fridays: 10:25–11:40 a.m., February 26–May 6, 2021

This course requires an application. Learn more and apply using the link below.

Cost: 
There is no fee for this seminar.
Application Process: 
  • (1) Completed application and (2) Possible interviews (you will be notified about interviews via email).
  • You cannot register for the seminar until you receive registration information from Seminars staff.
  • Notification of seminar placement will happen between February 4 and February 9, 2021.
  • If you are not selected for participation in your first choice of seminars, you will be given the opportunity to participate in another seminar if there is still availability.
  • No admittance into the seminar after the first seminar class.
  • By submitting the application, you confirm you are in good academic standing.
  • With questions about your application, email seminars@nd.edu.

The Spring 2021 Seminars Application is now closed. 

Credits: 
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