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Political commentator coming to Whitworth

Three weeks before Americans vote in the 2012 presidential election, Pulitzer Prize-winning political columnist George F. Will will share his insights into the election and the country's political landscape at Whitworth University's annual President's Leadership Breakfast. “George Will's appearance will provide up-to-the-minute commentary on the upcoming general election, and I'm …

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BRIEF: Blue Like Jazz coming to theaters

The New York Times best-seller, “Blue Like Jazz,” will hit the silver screen on April 13. The story is about Christian author Donald Miller's journey as an evangelical Christian. After nearly losing his faith he discovered Jesus' relevance for everyday life. Details about the movie are available on the Blue …

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Brief: Discussing sex and the soul

On April 1 Donna Freitas, assistant professor at Boston University, will present “Sex and the Soul” at Whitworth University. Freitas is the author of “This Gorgeous Game,” “The Possibilities of Sainthood” and “Sex and the Soul.” Her academic focus has been on the struggle of belonging and alienation with regard …

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Church, university join in Shower of Stoles

Bethany Presbyterian Church and the Eastern Washington University Pride Center are teaming up April 22-29 to present Shower of Stoles. The Shower of Stoles project began in the mid 1990s when Presbyterian ministerMartha Juillerat wasfaced with the threat of being defrocked by the church it was discovered she was a …

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