*This event has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience*
Join us on Thurs. Mar 21 at 2:30 pm in the Roger Epp Conference Room (Augustana Campus) for coffee, snacks, and a round-table discussion on religion and politics in Alberta, facilitated by Clark Banack and Jeffrey Behrens.
No registration required. Refreshments will be served. Free to attend and open to the public.
Dr. Clark Banack is an Adjunct Professor of Political Studies at the Augustana Campus of the University of Alberta and a Research Associate with the Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public Life. He is the author of God’s Province: Evangelical Christianity, Political Thought, and Conservatism in Alberta (McGill-Queen’s University Press), as well as several articles and book chapters related to Alberta politics.
As a political communications specialist, Jeffrey Behrens has worked for the Legislative Assembly of Alberta in numerous roles, most recently as Legislative Assistant to the Capital Region Caucus. After spending time as a stay-at-home parent, Jeff returned to the University of Alberta, and is now an Academic Advisor and the Convocation Lead for the Faculty of Arts. Jeff is also a community historian and genealogist who has worked with the Alberta Heritage Foundation, Alberta Culture, and was recently appointed to the Board of Directors for the Canadian Danish Museum.