News

The 530th Convocation took place on Saturday, June 10, 2017. Video of the convocation and a photo album of our diploma ceremony and reception are now available. Enjoy! 
James T. Robinson received a 2017 Faculty Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching and Mentoring.  This annual award recognizes and honors sustained exemplary graduate student teaching and mentoring and is presented at the Spring Convocation.  Read more.
Two Divinity School students were presented with Student Leader Awards. Read more.   
Martin E. Marty, Fairfax M. Cone Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, was honored at the 2017 Newberry Library Award Dinner. Read more.    
The Craft of Teaching in the Academic Study of Religion – our program of pedagogical development for graduate students – continues programming with "Building a Teaching Career in Constructive Studies" and the Annual "Philosophy of Teaching" Workshop.  
Our third-year Master of Divinity students are giving their Senior Ministry Thesis presentations – demonstrating thoughtful, rigorous and relevant dialogue between university, faith community, and society – this quarter.    
Geneviève Zubrzycki (PhD'02) Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Michigan, on "Beheading the Saint: Aesthetic Revolt and National Identity in Quebec, 1959-69." Click for details. 
"State of the Garden: Womanism in the Post-Obama Era": hear from and converse with those who helped define the womanist methodology, with speakers including Dean Emilie M. Townes, DMin'82. 
Prof. Sarah E. Fredericks will partner with colleagues from three other universities to better understand the impact of climate change from a humanities perspective among other theological, philosophical and religious inquiries.
Open Space, our weekly community opportunity for conversation, reflection, and fellowship, takes What do/will you remember? as the theme for the Spring 2017 Quarter.   

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