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Events and Projects

Native American Environmental Justice in New Jersey

Mann v. Ford flyer

In collaboration with several other departments, the department of Religion presented the HBO Documentary Mann v. Ford which examined the battle of Native communities with the Ford Motor Company over the latter’s dumping of toxic chemicals on Native land. Following the film the filmmakers along with members of the New Jersey Ramapough Nation and MSU scholars conducted a panel discussion on the events shown in the film.

Religion Now!

Religion Now! Is a student-led club that meets weekly to discussion topics related to religious studies, to share snacks, and to socialize. Often a student or faculty presenter kicks off the discussion. Past topics have included religion in American politics, Scientology, the origins of Halloween and religion and ecology, among many others.

Club schedule:

Club meets Thursdays at 4 p.m. in Dickson 430, unless otherwise noted.