clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Weber State hosting diversity conference

OGDEN — "Spirituality and Religion in the Pluralistic Community" will be addressed at Weber State University's sixth annual diversity conference, Thursday and Friday in the Shepherd Union Building.

This conference is designed to create better understanding of religious diversity. The three main speakers will be Diana Eck, Chieko Okazaki and the Right Rev. Carolyn Tanner Irish.

Eck is the professor of comparative religion and Indian studies at Harvard University and will speak on Friday at both 9 and 10 a.m.

Okazaki is a lecturer, educator and author who served as a counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She speaks on Thursday at 8:30 a.m.

Irish, the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah, will speak at 10 a.m. Thursday.

Conference events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 801-626-6103.