Mary Ellen Duba, PhD candidate in Theology, was named the 2015 recipient of the Divinity School Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Swift Hall is undergoing construction this summer. We are updating our washrooms, renovating our coffeeshop, creating a Cloister garden, and tuckpointing our west wide. As a result, we have no water in our building, and Grounds of Being, our student-run coffeeshop, is closed for the summer. If you are visiting us, please note we do not have any water or washrooms.
Volume 95, No. 2 of The Journal of Religion, edited by Divinity School faculty and published by the University of Chicago Press, is now available.
We are pleased to announce that Aaron Hollander has received the Ellis Bonoff Kohs Award for Orchestral Excellence!
Volume 54 no. 4 of History of Religions, edited by Divinity School faculty and published by the University of Chicago Press, is now available.
"Diversifying Theological Education" – A public lecture by Stephen Lewis, President of the Forum for Theological Exploration (formerly the Fund for Theological Education).
A gift of $1,500,000 from Julie (Virgo) Noolan (AM ’68, PHD ’74, MBA ‘83) will endow the Daniel T. Carroll Fellowship in the University of Chicago Divinity School, a legacy that honors her late husband's life, accomplishments, and commitments.
The newly elected class of members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences includes five UChicago faculty members, including the Divinity School's Françoise Meltzer.
Senior fellows in the Marty Center are scholars from the United States and other countries throughout the world, on sabbatical leave from their home institutions. At the Marty Center, they situate their research within a broader cultural frame of reference, bringing their perspectives to bear on religious questions facing the wider public.