Theology + Religious Studies

News + Resources

Listen to department chair Fr. Thomas Leclerc, M.S. discuss the role of the theology and religious studies major at a liberal arts institution here:

The Theology and Religious Studies Department congratulates recent inductees Nick Mikita '14 and Emelia Attridge '13 into Theta Alpha Kappa, the theology honor society.

Professor Laurie Johnston's first-year seminar students presented the results of their research on the HIV/AIDS epidemic at a public event in honor of World AIDS Day 2012.

Flyer credit: Mary Stathos '16.

Travel Courses

Religion, Gender, and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa 2013 class in Swaziland.
Religion, Gender, and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa 2013 class in Swaziland.


The Theology + Religious Studies Department offers a number of travel courses:

  • Contemplation and Action in Rome, Italy and Namur, Belgium: An Introduction to Christian Spirituality, Spring 2014 course with travel in May 2014
  • India: Religion, Culture, Justice, Spring 2014 course with travel in June-July 2014
  • Religion, Gender, and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa - Spring 2015 course with travel to South Africa and Swaziland in May 2015

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