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Main Campus - Philosophy Department
University Hall #4700, Mail Stop 966

Phone: 419.530.6190
Fax:     419.530.6189

2016 SPRING Events



All events are free and open to the public.


 Is ISIS Islamic?

Thursday, April 7, 2016

7:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                           
Driscoll Auditorium, Room 1019

 The Annual Imam Khattab Lecture on Islamic Thought

Presented by Ovamir Anjum, Ph.D., Imam Khattab Endowed Chair of Islamic Studies, The University of Toledo

Visitors' parking will be available in the Driscoll Alumni Center parking area. See

A complimentary reception will follow

Religious Diversity Training

Culture Building Institute: Religious Diversity 101

Apr. 22, 2016 • 1pm – 4pm • TH 0152

Sponsored by the Division of Equity, Diversity, and Community Engagement and facilitated by Dr. Jeanine Diller, Director, University of Toledo, Center for Religious Understanding

Participants will engage in a 3-hour workshop on everything individuals wish to know about religious diversity but are afraid to ask.

Learning Outcome: Encourage greater Religious understanding in our societies.

Sign up  by emailing Dr. Rosa Githiora at



April 13, 2016

3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 

Grounds outside the Memorial Field House

The Third Annual Celebration of HOLI, an Indian Holiday with Hindu roots which welcomes Spring by throwing powdered colors in a zone lined by booths created by UT's Religious & Cultural Student Organizations

After-School Service Learning Project: A Multi-Faith Experience

MARCH 17, 24, 31

APRIL 7 & 14       

3:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.   

UT's Main Campus: meet at the Student Union bus loop at 3:45 p.m., sharp!

With your help, we will educate children from Chase Elementary School about college - and have some fun, too. (Fake skeletons and marshmallows are involved.)                

Here's what's in it for you: Inspire kids to dream big, Make a difference, Serve your community.   Come once or often!




The University of Toledo’s Center for Religious Understanding promotes a deeper understanding of religion on campus and in greater Toledo, the nation and the world.

4700 University Hall, Philosophy & Religious Studies, College of Languages, Literature & Social Sciences,, 419-530-6190

Last Updated: 7/1/16