Sister Helen Prejean Core Convocation

Event Date
Feb 27, 2020
7:00 pm
9:00 pm
Rauenhorst Ballroom

Dead Man Walking: The Journey Continues

Core Convocation and Lecture with Sister Helen Prejean

Sister Helen Prejean will discuss her life’s work and sign copies of her books, including her new memoir, River of Fire: My Spiritual Journey. 

Known around the world for her tireless work against the death penalty, Sister Helen Prejean has been instrumental in sparking national dialogue on capital punishment and in shaping the Catholic Church’s vigorous opposition to all executions. Please join us for this lecture and additional events that can deepen individual understanding of the many issues connected with capital punishment, as part of this integrated learning series. For more information, visit

Other events in this integrated learning series:

  • February 2020
    Library exhibit, St. Kate's Library
    "The Killing State: Extra-judicial Police Killings and Capital Punishment"
  • February 7, 12–1:30 p.m.
    "The Killing State: Extra-judicial Police Killings and Capital Punishment"
    Brown Bag Lunch, Center for Women (CdC 230)
    Center for Women, CdC 230
  • February 18, 4 p.m.
    Film screening, The Pulse (CdC)
    Dead Man Walking