News + Events

Auburn's News & Events reflect our institutional commitment to engage a broad public on our campus, online, throughout New York City, and around the world. We welcome you to join us, and hope that you will engage with Auburn's work--in its many forms--at the intersection of religion and public life.

Upcoming Events

Event Type Event Date


September 18, 2014 | 09:00 am - Des Moines, IA
Auburn staff member Isaac Luria will train Interfaith Power and Light Iowa leaders on the power of prophetic, faith-rooted story-telling.

September 21, 2014 | 09:00 am - Union Theological Seminary
Message shaping in preparation for the UN Summit on Climate Change.

September 21, 2014 | 11:30 am - NYC Columbus Circle
September 21st is the People's Climate March, the largest climate march in history. Over 1,000 organizations are taking part, including communities of faith.

Auburn's Groundswell Movement is teaming up with our multifaith friends to build a giant ark on a float for the People’s Climate March — to inspire all of those attending (and the whole world watching) with something meaningful, fun, and faithful about caring for creation.

September 21, 2014 | 02:00 pm - Vanderbilt Divinity School
The Canterbury CIRCLE at Vanderbilt is hosting a screening of the documentary Love Free or Die at 2 p.m. on Sept 21 at Sarratt Cinema with a follow-up discussion on September 24 at 7:30 p.m.

Love Free or Die is a feature film about openly gay Bishop Gene Robinson and was directed by Macky Alston, Auburn's vice president for Strategy, Engagement and Media.

September 29, 2014 | 08:00 am - Presbyterian Church
Auburn President the Rev. Dr. Katharine Rhodes Henderson will attend the "Grieving Loss, Embracing Hope” Western National Leadership Training. Henderson will lead a Bible Study on leadership development (based on Kenneth McFayden's book "Strategic Leadership for a Change: Facing Our Losses, Finding our Future”).

September 30, 2014 | 06:30 pm - Judson Memorial Church
As we head into the final month before the history-making midterm elections in a time of epic stakes for our earth and all its people, we invite you to come hear modern-day prophet the Rev. Dr. William Barber II offer a vision of the world as it should be and a plan for you to be a part of making that vision a reality.

October 1, 2014 | 10:00 am - The Catholic University of America; Washington, D.C.
Auburn Dean Rabbi Justus Baird will speak on "Money & Politics: Is Washington for sale? The Moral Question." The event will be held at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., and is sponsored by The Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and the Franciscan Action Network.

October 11, 2014 | 09:00 am - Nashville, TN
Media Training and Message Shaping for the Faith and Culture Center/Our Muslim Neighbor.

October 13, 2014 | 12:00 pm - Montreat Conference Center
Auburn President the Rev. Dr. Katharine Rhodes Henderson will speak at the Montreat Conference. The conference theme is "More Than None: Engaging the Religiously Unaffiliated.”

October 14, 2014 | 09:00 am - New York University
Media training for staff and chaplains at the Of Many Institute for Multifaith Leadership at NYU — focusing on sharing the story of the center and how to relay the personal relationship with multifaith work.