Interfaith

An Evening with Sally Bingham, Founder of InterFaith Power and Light

2015-01-12T17:06:46-04:00March 25th, 2015|Tags: , , |

Description If you haven’t thought of climate change as a matter of faith, Rev. Bingham hopes to inspire you to do so.  Climate change is the greatest moral challenge of our time and the religious voice is the one chance we have to really motivate change in the way we think about and use energy.  Global [...]

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Come to the Table Piedmont promotes hunger relief through faith and community

2011-03-14T15:58:27-04:00March 4th, 2011|Categories: Culture, Equity, Health and Wellbeing, Home Stories|Tags: , , , |

Community members from across the Piedmont joined university faculty, staff, and students to explore the role communities of faith play in relieving hunger and supporting local farms, during the Piedmont North Carolina Come to the Table Conference on February 18-19 in Benson University Center. Friday workshop topics ranged from Food Production 101, to Interfaith Perspectives on [...]

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‘Renewal’ screening prompts dialogue

2010-11-16T14:45:52-04:00November 16th, 2010|Categories: Academics, Cultural Climate, Culture, Events, Films and Lectures, Home Stories, Stewardship|Tags: , , |

Students, faculty and staff interested in the intersection between world religions and sustainability had the opportunity to view a screening of Renewal on November 3 in Pugh Auditorium. The screening was a product of Office of Sustainability intern and junior Holly Fuller’s interfaith internship. Fuller has worked hard this semester to meld a new [...]

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Faces of Sustainability: Tim Auman

2012-06-27T05:12:53-04:00November 6th, 2010|Categories: Faces of Sustainability, Home Stories, Stewardship|Tags: , , |

When he’s not meeting with student leaders of chartered religious organizations on campus, providing pastoral care to university community members, or planning events to foster interfaith dialogue, University Chaplain Tim Auman is navigating ways to incorporate sustainability into the university’s spiritual agenda. “We try to create opportunities for people from all faith backgrounds to [...]

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