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UCLA received a gift of $2 million from an anonymous donor and intends to use the funding to establish the Robert E. Archer Chair in the Study of Religion, the first endowed chair of its kind for the campus. Pending the approval of the UCLA Academic Senate, the permanent appointment chair will support a distinguished faculty member in UCLA’s interdepartmental degree program in the study of religion, founded a half-century ago within the division of humanities. Read more...

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Spring Courses 2024

The Spring Quarter offerings are now available and include everything from "Demons and Fear in the Ancient World" to "Women, Gender and Religion", to "Religious Facisms and Antifacisms", "God and the Good" and "Jesus of Nazareth in Historical Research" - and more! Have questions? Contact College Advisor/Counselor, Beth Kraemer. What...

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Religion Today

Religion Today is a new club connected to the Center for the Study of Religion. Its mission is to provide students with a broad array of opportunities to meet with professionals from different walks of life where religion informs or impacts the work they do. The activities of the club complement the “Religion Today” quarterly public-facing programs of the Center, which invite experts to discuss how a range of religious traditions and their related institutions engage with the big issues of the day. We welcome...

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