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Diversity and Inclusion

“Matters that Matter” with Rev. Charles L. Howard

August 6, 2020 at 7:00pm8:00pm EDT

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Join Rev. Charles L. Howard, the University of Pennsylvania’s first-ever vice president for social equity and community, and Hendricks Chapel Dean Brian Konkol for a virtual conversation on Thursday, Aug. 6, at 7 p.m. ET. Howard and Konkol will discuss “finding peace in the storms of life.”

The virtual event can be accessed on Facebook Live on Hendricks Chapel’s Facebook page or Zoom webinar. Pre-registration is not required, and the conversation is free and available to all.

Howard is also university chaplain at the University of Pennsylvania. Previously, Howard served as a chaplain in hospice and hospital and as a street outreach worker to individuals experiencing homelessness in Philadelphia. His writing has been featured in such publications as Black Arts QuarterlyBlack Theology: An International Journal, Chronicle of Higher Education, and more. Howard has also taught in the College of Arts and Sciences and in the Graduate School of Education at Penn, as well as at The Lutheran Theological Seminary of Philadelphia.

This will be the eighth installment of “Matters that Matter: A Conversation Series from Hendricks Chapel,” a virtual series hosted by Hendricks Chapel, which brings local and national thought leaders together in conversation to discuss critical matters facing society. Learn more at

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This event was published on August 3, 2020.

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