Faculty Note

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Dr. Deirdre Good, Professor of New Testament, was invited to attend a conference, "Women, Religion and Politics" co-sponsored by the Heinrich Boell Stiftung and Shirkat Gah, Women's Resource Center in Lahore, Pakistan from March 17-18, 2011. She was the preacher for Holy Week at Christ Church Cathedral, Indianapolis, April 16-23, 2011.  Dr. Good also served as the keynote speaker, and the Rev. K. Jeanne Person, Director of the Center for Christian Spirituality, as the preacher, for the first conference sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island’s new Women’s Commission. "Women and Girls: Created in the Image of God," on April 30th, compared ways in which Scripture and the secular world, especially the media, portray women and girls. The conference aimed at encouraging women and girls to see and speak of themselves as images of the divine.