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  • Date(s): Thursday, 10/26 11:30 AM to Thursday, 10/26 1:00 PM
  • Campus Address: 4289 SEL Building
  • Street Address: 950 S. Halsted St.
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Contact: Hormoz BassiriRad
  • Email: hormoz@uic.edu

The University of Illinois at Chicago
Department. of Biological Sciences
and
Ecology and Evolution Group
present:

A Faith in Place: Working with Faith Communities for Environmental Justice

Rev. Brian Sauder
President & Executive Director

Refreshments @ 11:30 am
Seminar @ 12:00 pm

Rev. Sauder grew up in Illinois in rural Tazewell County and received his B.S. from the U of I in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, M.A. in Religion from Urbana Theological Seminary, and M.B.A. from the University of Illinois. Rev. Sauder became the President & Executive Director of Faith in Place out of the Chicago office in June 2014. He is also an Adjunct Professor at McCormick Theological Seminary, serves on the Board of the Illinois Environmental Council, and his work has been recognized as a 2012 award recipient of the University of Illinois's Business School's Community Scholar and as a 2013 Central IL Business 40 Under 40 winner. Rev. Sauder is ordained by the Mennonite Church U.S.A. and worships with Chicago Community Mennonite Church in East Garfield Park.