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How to say 'I'm sorry'
Speaker to explore apology, forgiveness.
JACKSONVILLE, IL – Matt Waldschlagel, an ethicist in the Philosophy and Religion Department at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, will conclude the 2013-14 MacMurray Speaker Series with a talk about the elements of a proper apology and a true act of forgiveness.
The final event in the speakers series, “Perspectives on Social Justice,” will be 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11 at the Thoresen Recital Hall in the Putnam/Springer Center, located at the southeast corner of State and Clay streets, on the MacMurray College campus in Jacksonville.
Dr. Waldschlagel will explore a variety of questions surrounding a true apology and sincere forgiveness, such as: What is a genuine apology? Why do we forgive? How are apology and forgiveness connected?
The event is free and open to the public.