HDS in the News

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."

Faith Healing

June 8, 2006

Watching her grandfather struggle with diabetes late in life, Enesha Cobb became convinced that the medical profession can do better.

Divine Progress

Divine Progress

September 22, 2005

Divinity School convocation marks a half-century of School's admission of women.

On God and Walmart

On God and Walmart

November 19, 2009

What has made Walmart the world's largest corporation? According to scholar Bethany Moreton, the reason largely is a strong religious base.

Youth Talk Peace For Middle East

February 26, 2009

An Israeli and a Palestinian came together yesterday afternoon to discuss compromise and joint action in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at an event held at HDS.

Making Music and Keeping the Faith

Making Music and Keeping the Faith

August 19, 2009

A blossoming musical career and a career dedicated to exploring religion go hand in hand for one talented Harvard Divinity School professor.

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