Throughout the year we offer easy to access webinars that explore some of the most pressing topics in higher education and civic life – whether it be integrating interfaith cooperation and racial equity, issues of free speech on campus, promoting pluralism during divisive times, or new research into student development. Join us in conversation with leaders from higher education, religion, and other areas as we explore the important questions of living in a diverse democracy. Upcoming webinars are updated below along with our library of recorded past webinars.
Muhammad Ali: An Interfaith Leader Before We Knew What That Was
Join IFYC President, Eboo Patel, in conversation with filmmaker, David McMahon, and public intellectual, Donna Auston, to talk about Muhammad Ali and his legacy of interfaith cooperation. Coinciding with the release of a four part film by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & McMahon, Muhammad Ali, this dynamic group will explore the complexity of Ali.
Composting Religion, Remembering The Past, Cultivating the Future
In celebration of IFYC alum Jen Bailey's new book "To My Beloveds: Letters on Faith, Race, Loss and Radical Hope" join us for an alumni round table discussion about the future of spiritual life.
Recorded Webinar Library
View the below and access the wider library of past, recorded webinars covering interfaith cooperation on campus, higher education research, best practice sharing, and more.
Teaching Diversity Online - A Chronicle Webinar
Dr. Paul LeBlanc, President of Southern New Hampshire University & Suzanne Gibbs Howard, Founder of IDEO U speak to Goldie Blumenstyk at the Chronicle of Higher Education about teaching about diversity in virtual classrooms.
What Interfaith Leadership Looks Like Online
Amanda Quraishi, Joshua Stanton, Simran Jeet Singh share essential elements of online interfaith leadership including: using technology for religious literacy and careful use of digital meetings spaces for meaningful discussions.
Faculty Insights for Teaching Interfaith Online
Faculty members, Barbara McGraw, Dawn Moore, Younus Mirza, and Hans Gustafson discuss challenges, opportunities, and best practices for teaching interfaith topics virtually.
Interfaith Studies & Racial Equity: A Conversation
Laurie L. Patton, Eboo Patel, and Calvin Taylor present on how the intersection of interfaith engagement and racial equity can be explored in the classroom.
More Online Programs & Learning Opportunities
IFYC is offering four online learning communities for specific sets of universities: public universities, historically black colleges and universities, and Christ-centered colleges and universities. Each group will gather peers to share ideas, connect with IFYC staff, and discuss best practices for interfaith work in their common sector.
Interfaith Leadership Video Series
We partnered with Dominican University to build an eight-lesson curriculum exploring the fundamentals of Interfaith Leadership through generous funding from the Henry Luce Foundation. The world today requires interfaith leaders. This course offers a comprehensive and academically rigorous examination of the concept.
Browse Our Resource Library
Over the years we’ve published articles, training templates, podcasts, and more, drawing on insights and research from college and university campuses across the country.
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