Neumann Institute for Franciscan Studies

Archived Programs



The Neumann Institute for Franciscan Studies frequently 
sponsors on-site programs to deepen knowledge and application of the Catholic Franciscan tradition. In addition, the Institute is pleased to share announcements of related programs offered at other campuses and centers. Please download and distribute information about programs to students and other interested persons. Please contact the Institute Office to register for all programs.

Characteristics of Franciscan Higher Education

AFCU Online Self-Paced Course on the Franciscan Tradition

     - Self-paced Course on the Franciscan Tradition 


2017-2018 Programs

Half Days of Reflection on Excellence
October 9, November 13, January 3, April 12

Living in a Sacramental World
presented by Ilia Delio, OSF
November 30, 2017

2018 AFCU Symposium
University of St. Francis
Joliet, Illinois
June 5-7, 2018

Franciscan Spiritual Center Programs

Doing What is Beautiful: The Spirituality of Islamic Art
September 22-23, 2017

Annual Trafficking Day Symposium
October 21, 2017

Who are today’s Advent Saints?
December 1-3, 2017

A Woman’s Call to Holiness: 
St. Clare of Assisi and the Womb of Compassion

February 9-11, 2018

Celtic Spirituality
March 13, 2018

Celebration of the Passover Seder
March 16, 2018

Wise and Holy Women
May 4-6, 2018