The St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center will sponsor guest speaker Cardinal Pio Laghi, former Ambassador of the Vatican to the United States, Cyprus, Greece, Argentina and Palestine, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the ballroom of the Kansas Union.
Cardinal Laghi, currently Prefect of the Congregation for Education at the Vatican in Rome, will address the significance of higher education from the perspective of the Vatican document, "The Presence of the Church in the University and in University Culture."
After his lecture at KU, the St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center will hold a reception for the cardinal in the Parlors of the Kansas Union.
The cardinal will open his visit with the celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit at the St. Lawrence Center at 3 p.m.
For more information, contact the Rev. Vince Krische, 843-0357.