October 13-14, 2017 | VHML Capstone Conference


Capstone Conference

University of Chicago | October 13-14, 2017

Join us for our capstone conference, which will feature discussions with the philosophers, religious thinkers, and psychologists who have been working together to investigate whether self-transcendence helps to make ordinary cultivation and exercise of virtue a source of deep happiness and meaning in human life.

The conference will be free and open to the public.


Online registration is open for attendence at each keynote talk (see links below).
We will update the conference schedule over the summer and make it available by mid-August. Registration will be required for the conference.

Join our email list to be notified when registration opens in August.


Jonathan Lear | October 13, 7 pm

For more information and to register for Jonathan Lear's talk, click here

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich | October 14, 6 pm

For more information and to register for Cardinal Cupich's talk, click here


This event is made possible by a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation.