Udo Middelmann Returns to Nyack College for Colloquium on Civic Engagement

Posted by Deborah.Walker on Thursday March 16, 2017


Nyack College will welcome Mr. Udo Middelmann, president of the Francis Schaeffer Foundation and former Center for Scholarship and Global Engagement (CSGE) Fellow to the Manhattan campus (2 Washington Street in Battery Park) as the keynote speaker for its spring Critical Reads on Civic Engagement Colloquium today, Thursday, March 16. This brown-bag lunch session will take place in The Pavilion on the 21st floor from 12:30 to 1:45pm.

Mr. Middelmann will share his reflections on Eric Liu and Nick Hanahuer's book, "The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government" (2011).

About Our Speaker 

Udo Middelmann holds degrees in law from Freiburg University, Germany and in theology from Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO. He has published and lectured widely on ethics and society around the globe and regularly publishes Footnotes.

Udo and his wife Deborah divide their time between the US and Switzerland. They have five children and seven grandchildren.

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