HDS in the News

Diplomacy, Diversity, and Humanity in Action

Diplomacy, Diversity, and Humanity in Action

February 20, 2015

Selected as a 2015 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellow by Humanity in Action, Usra Ghazi, MTS '15, will explore the changing international dynamics of diplomacy and diversity.

Harry Potter, Good, and Evil

Harry Potter, Good, and Evil

January 31, 2015

HDS student Casper ter Kuile examines, in a piece for On Being, what the Harry Potter book series can teach people about evil.

Nigeria's Time of Uncertainty

Nigeria's Time of Uncertainty

January 30, 2015

With the presidential election looming on February 14, Nigeria is at a crossroads, writes Professor Jacob Olupona.

HDS Alumna Named 'One to Watch'

HDS Alumna Named 'One to Watch'

January 28, 2015

The Center for American Progress named the Rev. Jasmine Beach-Ferrara, MDiv '10, one of the 15 faith leaders to watch in 2015.

Peggy Huddleston

Modern Ministry in Action

January 9, 2015

HDS grad Peggy Huddleston works with patients to help their whole selves healbody, mind, and spirit.

Lion

Clooney on Animals in Heaven

December 15, 2014

HDS professor Francis X. Clooney weighs in on the debate over Pope Francis's recent comments that "Paradise is open to all of God's creatures."

Why We Can't Wait

Why We Can't Wait

December 10, 2014

"We must awaken from our false sense of comfort, and prepare the way for the one who seeks to deliver and set free. To repent is to acknowledge that something has gone awry, and we have a responsibility to confront it," HDS Professor and Minister Jonathan L. Walton says in his sermon on Mark 1:3 and racism.

Islam's Reformation

Islam's Reformation

December 5, 2014

Krista Tippett of On Being talks to Reza Aslan, MTS '99, about Islam's reformation, and putting ISIS, and more, in perspective.

New England's Largest Mosque Seeks Imam

New England's Largest Mosque Seeks Imam

December 5, 2014

William Suhaib Webb, HDS counselor to Muslim students, is leaving his role as the first-ever cleric of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center in Roxbury. HDS Lecturer on Islamic Studies, Jocelyne Cesari, comments on the growing number of US mosques scrambling to find qualified leaders.

Jimmy Carter: Still Driven

Jimmy Carter: Still Driven

November 18, 2014

HDS hosted former U.S. President Jimmy Carter on November 19 at Memorial Church where he spoke about his new book. Before his visit to campus, he spoke at length with the Harvard Gazette about women, religion, violence, and power.

A Separate Peace

A Separate Peace

November 21, 2014

What really goes on inside Harvard Divinity School? Boston Common magazine takes a look in an article that describes the School as a gem "not just in Boston but for the world."

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