Religion 101

June 19, 2015

Today's topic with special guests includes the plan for the Year of Interfaith Service and a grant that was just announced.

Grant expands Kaufman Interfaith Institute service initiative

June 15, 2015

Thanks to a large grant from the Grand Rapids Community Foundation, Grand Valley State University's Kaufman Interfaith Institute will be able to expand its 2015 Year of Interfaith Service initiative.

Grand Dialogue to explore science and religion

May 27, 2015

The relationship between science and religion will be the topic of discussion for an association of colleges, universities and organizations at the annual Grand Dialogue in Science and Religion conference, hosted by the Kaufman Interfaith Institute.

WGVU Interfaith Engagement in West Michigan

May 15, 2015

Kaufman Interfaith Institute's Douglas Kindschi and Katie Gordon, as well as West Michigan interfaith leaders Ghazala Munir and Sheldon Kopperl speaking about Interfaith Engagement in West Michigan.

Imam of Grand Rapids� oldest mosque seeks interfaith understanding

April 29, 2015

Fantastic article about Dr. Sharif Sahibzada's work as the imam of the Islamic Center of West Michigan in promoting interfaith understanding in the Grand Rapids community.

Community leaders honored at Interfaith Leadership Dinner

April 27, 2015

Members of the Grand Valley and West Michigan interfaith communities came together to honor three community leaders during the annual Kaufman Interfaith Institute Leadership Dinner April 27.

Religion 101

April 17, 2015

Religion 101, a monthly segment with guests on behalf of the Kaufmann Interfaith Institute. Program Manager Katie Gordon talks about the activities happening within the Institute, including special guests from England.

Dialogue About Faith

April 16, 2015

Read the article from the GV Lanthorn here:

Religion 101

March 20, 2015

Listen to this update on what the Kaufman Institute has been up to lately, and what's coming, heard this morning on The WGVU Morning Show with Shelley Irwin!

Common Threads: Religions and the Sciences of Origin

February 8, 2015

Our Senior Research Fellow, Kelly James Clark, was on Common Threads where he spoke in a 2 part series about Religion and the Sciences of Origin.

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