Apr 18, 2015, 9:00AM, Temple University, Gladfelter Hall, 10th floor, CHAT Lounge The Oriental Club of Philadelphia, an academic society founded in 1888, is one of the oldest continuously running organizations of its kind in the United States. In recent times, the OC has organized regular lectures, conferences, and symposia to assemble the Asian Studies.. read more →

The Religion Department and Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts in Taiwan have a student exchange agreement. Kin Cheung, a PhD Candidate in the Religion Department, made the trip abroad as a visiting scholar for the fall semester. Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts published his reflection on the experience there in their newsletter. Kin published.. read more →

Congratulations to graduate student Brett Krutzsch, who has received the the CLA Advance Graduate Scholar Award Fellowship from the Temple University Center for the Humanities (CHAT). “The CLA Advanced Graduate Scholar Award provides financial support to resident doctoral students pursuing research in the humanities or humanistic social sciences in the College of Liberal Arts. Awardees receive.. read more →

19 Aug 2014
August 19, 2014

Join us for the 2014 Orientation and Luncheon

Join new and current Religion Department graduate students, faculty, and staff for orientation and luncheon. Wednesday, August 27th from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm in the 6th floor lounge. read more →

“This conference will bring together graduate students from across the United States, to generate insights into how religious communities have influenced and reacted to sexual revolutions throughout this nation’s history.” Brett Krutzsch (Temple University, RLST), “Making a Gay Death Matter: The ‘Martyrdom’ of Matthew Shepard” More information about this conference can be found here. read more →