Faith, State, and the Economy: Perspectives from East and West
April 29, 2014 - Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Italy
The Relationship between Religious & Economic Liberty in an Age of Expanding Government
November 10, 2014 - The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
Christianity and the Foundations of a Free Society: Religious, Political, and Economic Freedom
March 18, 2015 - Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Judaism, Christianity, and the West: Building and Preserving the Institutions of Freedom
September 9, 2015 - Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center, Jerusalem
Freedom with Justice: Rerum Novarum and the New Things of Our Time
April 20, 2016 - Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Italy
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Between 2014-2016, the Acton Institute offered 200 Dignitatis Humanae Scholarships to Catholic priests, religious, and laity to attend Acton University. The scholarship included the full cost of attending Acton University, along with travel assistance.
Acton University is a unique, four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free and virtuous society. Guided by a distinguished international faculty, Acton University is an opportunity to examine the free and virtuous society through a demanding academic program that integrates rigorous philosophy, Christian theology and sound economics.