On November 3 and 4, 2019, the Hayyim and Esther Kieval Institute for Jewish-Christian Studies will present its annual Fall Colloquium on the topic

"Damietta as a model for dialogue"

Our scholars in residence will be:

  • Dr. Susannah Heschel, Eli Black professor of Jewish Studies, Dartmouth College
  • Dr. Fareed Munir, Professor of Religious Studies, Siena College
  • Dr. Dominic Monti, OFM, Distinguished Professor of Franciscan Studies, St. Bonaventure University

The talks will take place on Sunday, November 3 from 2:30-6:00 in Key Auditorium (Roger Bacon 202).

The discussion will take place on Monday, November 4 from 10 am to 12 noon in the Boland Room in the Ben Kuhn House.

Bishop Edward Scharfenberger will be present on Monday to offer final greetings.

All events are free, kosher, and open to the public.

For more information, email or call Dr. Peter Zaas at (518) 783-2361. 


So that we can plan for the appropriate amount of people please register to let us know when you are coming.