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Conference Registration


Registration Fees

There is a $25 registration fee for the 2020 Cátedra Paulo Freire. The registration fee will be waived for prospective Garrett-Evangelical students as well as Garrett-Evangelical and Northwestern University students, faculty, and staff. 


Participants have the option to pay for a Garrett-Evangelical Visitor's Lot parking pass ahead of time using the registration form. Parking passes are $8. You will be able to pick up your parking pass at the seminary's front desk.

Continuing Education Units

Garrett-Evangelica's Connectional Learning Office will provide 1 CEU to participants who attend both days of the Cátedra. For more information on CEU's, please contact Connectional Learning at or 847.866.3876.

Who is Paulo Freire?

Paulo Freire

Paulo Reglus Neves Freire was born in Recife- Brazil, on September 19, 1921. He died on May 2, 1997 in São Paulo leaving an academic legacy as a public and social intellectual who cared deeply “for the oppressed” and “the wretched of the earth.”

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What is a Cathedra (Cátedra)?

The Latin word cathedra (which originates from the Greek word for “seat”) refers to a particular discipline that an outstanding professor teaches within an educational institution.

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Mailing Address
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
2121 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60201

Phone: (847) 866-3871
Toll-Free: (800) SEMINARY
Fax: (847) 866-3884