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JACKSON, Tenn. – Aug. 28, 2002 – Union University will host Princeton professor Robert George, a member of the President’s Council for Bioethics, when he speaks in in the G. M. Savage Memorial Chapel, Sept. 4 at 10 a.m.
George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. His fields of study include legal and political philosophy, constitutional law and civil rights and liberties.
A graduate of Swathmore College and Harvard Law School, George holds a doctorate in philosophy of law from Oxford University and is also the author of many books including his first, Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality, and his most recent work, The Clash of Orthodoxies. He is also a frequent contributor for several national law school journals.
Along with serving on the board of directors of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and the Institute for American Values, George also serves under President Bush on the President’s Council for Bioethics.
The community is invited to attend. For more information regarding upcoming chapel speakers, contact the university’s office of campus ministries at (731) 661-5062.
Sara B. Horn,
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Thursday, March 5, with all day classes canceled.
A decision on evening classes at Jackson and Germantown will be made by noon on Thursday. Hendersonville evening classes are canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.