Arrupe Lecture Series (2009 - Present) Themes and Keynote Speakers
2009 - Genocide and Ethnic Conflict - Elizabeth and Michael Kuch
2010 - Poverty in the United States - Greg Boyle, S.J.
2011 - Immigration - Sean Carroll, S.J.
2012 - Rights of the Worker - Jim Keady
2013 - Environmental Justice - Joseph Carver, S.J.
2014 - Urban Violence - Jeff Puthoff, S.J.
Arrupe Lecture (1998 - 2008) Speakers
1998 - Bernard Lefkowitz, author of New York Times bestseller Our Guys: The Glen Ridge Rape and The Secret Life of the Perfect Suburb
1999 - Daniel Berrigan, S.J., noted peace activist and poet
2000 - Helen Prejean, CSJ, death penalty activist and author of Dead Man Walking
2001 - John Dear, S.J., noted peace activist
2002 - Thomas Gumbleton, D.D., retired bishop of the Archdiocese of Detroit and founding president of Pax Christi USA
2003 - Drew Christiansen, S.J., editor of America magazine
2004 - Rabbi Asher Finkel, co-founder of the department of Jewish-Christian Studies at Seton Hall University
2005 - Jim Keady, co-director and founder of Educating for Justice
2006 - Roy Bourgiose, founder of the School of the America's Watch
2007 - Richard Ryscavage, S.J., director of Fairfield University's Center for Faith and Public Life
2008 - Marc H. Morial, president of the National Urban League and former two-term mayor of New Orleans