| Albert the Great topic of lecture at DSPT
Michael Tkacz, an associate professor of philosophy at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, will deliver the 2012 Aquinas Lecture entitled "Albert the Great and the New Aristotelianism: A Turning Point in the Western Intellectual Tradition," at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology in Berkeley at 7:30 p.m. March 6.
The DSPT is located at 2301 Vine St. in Berkeley. A reception will follow. For more information visit the website dspt.edu or phone 888-450-3778.
St. Albert (1206-1280) was a German Dominican friar, bishop and celebrated educator — best known for his knowledge of the physical sciences. His work helped set the foundation for scientific research in nature.