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A Welcome Return

A Welcome Return

July 10, 2008

After 22 years of teaching, writing and publishing, and serving in various academic and administrative roles from Colorado to Connecticut, Jane I. Smith returned to Harvard Divinity School on July 1 to serve as its new associate dean for faculty and academic affairs and Senior Lecturer in Divinity.

Kristier Stendahl

Krister Stendahl, 1921-2008

April 16, 2008

Krister Stendahl, who played a crucial role in shaping the life and work of Harvard Divinity School, just as he was also a pioneer in the broader realm of ecumenical relations, died on Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at the age of 86. He had been in failing health for several years.