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Cristina Vanin
Associate Dean
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Educational Background:

B.A. Honours

St. Jerome's University

1981

 

M.Div.

University of St. Michael's College

1984

 

Ph.D.

Boston College

1996

Research Activity:

PUBLICATIONS

“Attaining Harmony with the Earth,” in In Search of the Whole: Twelve Essays on Faith and Academic Life. Edited by John C. Haughey, S.J. Georgetown Press, 2011: 288-323.

“Canadian Women’s Religious Communities: Models of Contextual Ecological Justice,” Feminist Theology with a Canadian Accent: Canadian Perspectives on Contextual Feminist Theology. Edited by Mary Ann Beavis, with Elaine Guillemin and Barbara Pell. Novalis, 2008: 273-290.

“Ecofeminist Theology: Choosing Life for All,” Current Issues in Catholic Higher Education. Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, Volume 24, No.1, Summer 2004: 95-114.
 

ACADEMIC PRESENTATIONS and PANELS

“Toward an Ecological Age: The Role of Conversion,” WCMI 2012, The 27th Annual Fallon Memorial Lonergan Symposium, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA, April 12-14, 2012

“Spiritual Exercises for an Ecological Age,” Sewanee: The University of the South, February 2012

“Polar Bears, My Children, and God: What I am Doing When I am Loving Them,” Lonergan Research Institute Seminar, Regis College, March 27, 2009
 

COMMUNITY PRESENTATIONS

“Ecology and Spirituality,” St. Ignatius Church, Baltimore, Maryland, October 24, 2011.

Jesuit Forum on Spirituality, Ecology and Justice, Chancery Office, Diocese of Hamilton, June 9-10, 2011.

“A Spirituality of Ecological Justice: ‘who is my neighbor?’” Ignatian Spirituality Group, Ignatius Jesuit Centre, Guelph, Ontario, May 10, 2011.

“The Sacrament of Marriage,” Presentations at 3 local churches, March 31, 2011.