U.S. Rep. Bilirakis to host college financial aid fair
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis will host a college and financial aid fair from 10 a.m. to noon March 17 at Palm Harbor University High School, 1900 Omaha St. The free event will feature representatives from regional colleges, local career education and technical training schools and the service academies. For information and to RSVP, contact Bilirakis' Palm Harbor office at (727) 773-2871.
Panel to discuss faith and American life
The Center for Catholic-Jewish Studies at Saint Leo University will host a panel discussion at 2 p.m. March 20 to discuss "Religion and the Challenge of America: Judaism, Christianity and Islam." The discussion will look at the integration of various faith communities into American life, and whether the experience of Jews and Catholics could serve as a model for Islam. The panel will include Rabbi A. James Rudin, a distinguished visiting professor and senior interreligious advisor with the American Jewish Committee; Professor Eugene Fisher, former associate director of the Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops; and Daisy Khan, executive director of the American Society for Muslim Advancement. The discussion will be in the Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardroom of the Student Community Center at Saint Leo University, 33701 State Road 52, 4 miles east of Interstate 75. The event is free and open to the public.
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