CONWAY, Ark. (December 4, 2013) – Renowned biblical scholar
Dr. Walter Brueggemann will deliver the 2014 Hendrix College Steel Lecture on
Thursday, March 20, 2014, at 7 p.m. in Mills A.
Brueggemann is the author of more than 100 books including The Prophetic Imagination, Message of the Psalms,
and Truth Speaks to Power. He is
an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and professor emeritus of the Ohio
Read more about Dr. Brueggemann here.
Brueggemann will be on campus as part of a semester-long
series at Hendrix focusing on the theme "On Living Christian Faith."
The lecture is free and open to the public. For more
information, contact the Office of the Chaplain at 501-450-1263 or email@example.com.
to the Steel Lecture, Hendrix will host the 29th Annual Steel-Hendrix
Awards banquet will be at 5:30 p.m. in Worsham Performance Hall in the Student
Life and Technology Center.
This year’s Steel-Hendrix Award recipients are:
- Mauzel Beal – The
Mary and Ira A. Brumley Award for Religious Education
- Rev. Ed Matthews –
The Ethel K. Millar Award for Religion and Social Awareness
- Zach Schrick – The
Hendrix College Youth Director of the Year
more about the Steel-Hendrix Award recipients and banquet here.
in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and
sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of
the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.
Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges
That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the
2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378
magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix
has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more
information, visit www.hendrix.edu.