Lipscomb University

Christian Scholars' Conference

2017 CSC Schedule

Tuesday, June 6

6:30 PM                            CSC Board Dinner at Clearview

6:30 PM                            13th, Screening & Participatory Conversation
                                          Hosted by Professor Joi Carr in Ward Hall

Wednesday, June 7

8:00 – 11:30 AM               Deans’ meeting hosted by Craig Bledsoe, Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center

8:00 – 11:30 AM               Memorial Pilgrimage for Victims of Racial Terrorism, ticketed event

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM         Registration in Ezell lobby

10:00 AM – all conference: Malherbe Papers Display in Ezell lobby

11:30 AM – 12:50 PM         Lunch with PhD students in Mezzanine, Bennett Student Center
                                            Doctoral students in all fields are invited to attend a casual networking lunch
                                            with university administrators from universities affiliated with the CSC.

11:30 AM – 12:50 PM        Lunch for Participants in Memorial Pilgrimage for Victims of Racial Terrorism, Shamblin Theatre*
                                           ticketed event

1:00 – 2:30  PM                  Paper & Panel Session #1 in various locations

2:45 – 4:15  PM                  Paper & Panel Session #2 in various locations

4:30 – 5:45 PM                   James H. Cone (2nd Annual Fred Gray Plenary) Collins Auditorium

6:00 PM                               Dinner in Bison Cafeteria, Bennett Student Center

Thursday, June 8

7:00 AM – 4:00 PM           Registration in Ezell Center lobby

7:00 – 8:00 AM                  Breakfast in Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center

8:15 – 8:45 AM                  Worship in Chapel, Ezell Center

9:00 – 10:30 AM                Paper & Panel Session #3 in various locations

10:45 AM – Noon              Shaun Casey Plenary in Collins Auditorium

12:15 to 1:45                      Lunch for all Conferees in Bison Cafeteria, Bennett Student Center

  Rick Oster Festschrift Presentation Luncheon –  Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center, ticketed event

                                            Women in STEM working lunch – Bennett Mezzanine

                                            Business, Computing and Engineering
                                            Hosted by Andy Borchers in Facuty Club 1891, Bennett Student Center       

                                            Philosophers working lunch - Bison Cafeteria, Bennett Student Center
                                           
Hosted by Caleb Clanton

                                            Theology, History and Civil Rights lunch with James Cone
                                            Bison Cafeteria, Bennett Student Center

2:00 – 3:30 PM                  Paper & Panel Session #4 in various locations

4:00 – 5:15 PM                  Marie Howe Plenary in Stowe Hall, Swang Center

5:30 – 7:00 PM                  Dinner under the tent for all conferees
                    
                                          "Mission
Journal 50th Anniversary Dinner"
                                           Ticketed event with host Greg McKinzie in Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center

7:30 PM                              Tokens Shows in Collins Auditorium
                                            Ticketed event with host Lee C. Camp

Friday, June 9

7:00 – 8:00 AM                 Breakfast in Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center

8:15 – 8:45 AM                 Worship in Chapel, Ezell Center

9:00 – 10:30 AM               Paper & Panel Session #5 in various locations

11:00 AM – 12:15 PM      Greg Sterling: Fourth Annual Abraham J. Malherbe Plenary 
                                         Paul Rogers Board Room, Ezell Center

12:30 PM                          "Where Do We Go From Here? Memorial Pilgrimage, Civil Rights, and the National
                                          Conversation on Race in Your Community," 
                                           Hosted by Phyllis Hildreth in Faculty Club 1891, Bennett Student Center
                                         
Come and Go Box Lunch