Conferences University Faculty for Life

Speakers for O’Connor Conference

The speakers list is now posted for the 2015 Cardinal O’Connor Conference on Life on January 24 at Georgetown University, in conjunction with the March for Life. The conference is co-sponsored by UFL.

The keynote speaker will be Cardinal Sean O’Malley, of Boston.

Among the other speakers will be:

  • Panel: “The End of Intelligent Debate”
    • Mona Charen, syndicated columnist and political analyst
    • Mary Hasson, EPPC Senior Fellow
  • Jennifer Lahl, founder and president of The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network: “The Ethics of the New Modern Family



Robert Gotcher is a dogmatic and moral theologian and long-time member of UFL who received his Ph.D. from Marquette University. He and his wife, Kathy, are raising their seven children in Franklin, Wisconsin.