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Center for Lifelong Learning presents ‘Spotlight on Religion: Islam’



Center for Lifelong Learning at Central Lakes College in Brainerd will

host “Spotlight on Religion: Islam” with Robert Kapitzke from 6:30 to 8


p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 19 in E208 of the Business and Industry Center.


graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Kapitzke attained a master’s

degree in Religious Studies from the University of Florida, and a Ph.D.

in Religious Studies at Indiana University. He is a former instructor

at Central Lakes College and currently teaches religion and philosophy

at St. Cloud Technical and Community College.

The program will

address the beliefs of this major world religion and what it has to

offer on ideas such as origin of the universe, omnipotent power, role

of human beings and basis of morality and nature of death.


for the event is free for CLL members and $6 for non-members. For

information and membership sign-up, call 218-855-8142 or email

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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