New York Times Religion Reporter Laurie Goodstein to Speak at SHU

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Sacred Heart University’s Core Curriculum will present a lecture by Laurie Goodstein, religion reporter for The New York Times. Her lecture, “Religion Hiding in the Headlines: How Religion Shapes the News (and how the news sometimes fails to notice),” will be held in SHU’s University Commons on Monday, April 28 at 3:30 p.m. The lecture is open to the public and admission is free.

Goodstein, who joined The New York Times, brings life to how Americans live out their faith in an age of increasing religious diversity and conflict over the limits of religious expression.  She has received the first place award for Best In-Depth New Reporting on Religion from the Academy of Religion, the nation’s largest academic association of religion scholars.