Sterling M. McMurrin Past Lectures

October 30, 2014

David Campbell, Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame
"Whither the Promised Land? Mormons' Place in a Changing Religious Landscape"

April 11, 2014

Kathleen Flake, Richard Bushman Chair of Mormon Studies at the University of Virginia
“The LDS Intellectual Tradition: A Study on Three Lives”
This lecture served as the keynote address for a symposium on April 12, 2014 honoring the legacies of Lowell Benion, Obert Tanner, and Sterling McMurrin 

August 24, 2012

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, Phillips Professor of Early American History and 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard University
“Remember Me: The Inscription of Self in Nineteenth-Century Mormonism”

January 26, 2012

Thupten Jinpa, Author and Translator to H.H. the Dalai Lama
“Charting a Path: Buddhism and Neuroscience in Dialogue”

October 25, 2010

Reza Aslan, Author and Scholar
“The Future of Islam”

November 10, 2009

Krista Tippett, Host of NPR’s Speaking of Faith
“Religion, Media, and Public Life in the 21st Century: Observations from a Front Row Seat on the Evolution of Faith and Life in our Time”

November 6, 2008

Akbar Ahmed, Author and Scholar
“Journey into Islam: The Crisis of Globalization”

October 22, 2007

Eboo Patel, Author and Scholar
“The Faith Line: The Role of Young People in the 21st Century”