Toward Global Mormon Studies Conference 2018
Friday and Saturday, March 9 and 10, 2018
Sponsored by the Mormon Studies Council at Claremont Graduate University and the Howard W. Hunter Foundation
The conference featured a series of panels with leading scholars on the Mormon experience around the world and the challenges and opportunities posed by studying Mormonism from a global perspective.
The conference’s keynote speaker was Elder Patrick Kearon, a member of the Presidency of the Seventy of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Elder Kearon formerly served as the area president over the LDS Church in Europe when it engaged in humanitarian assistance for refugees coming from the Middle East and Africa.
Chiung Hwang Chen