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Is Immortality Important?

November 10, 2005

Karen Armstrong, author of The Spiral Staircase: My Climb Out of Darkness and A History of God, delivered the 2005 Ingersoll Lecture on November 10, 2005.

Divine Progress

Divine Progress

September 22, 2005

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

Jocelyne Cesari

Q&A With Jocelyne Cesari: Islam and Democracy

February 3, 2005

Jocelyne Cesari was Visiting Associate Professor of Islamic Studies at HDS for the 2004-05 academic year and has served as a research associate in the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University since spring 2001.

Jennings Practices the 'Theology of Doing'

Jennings Practices the 'Theology of Doing'

June 10, 2004

After Mark Jennings receives his M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School (HDS) today, he'll end up right where he started: on the mean streets of one of the nation's toughest cities.

Seeing the 'Other' With Clarity

Seeing the 'Other' With Clarity

June 10, 2004

Stephanie Saldana, who graduates with a master of theological studies (M.T.S.) degree from Harvard Divinity School today, recently heard that she was chosen to be a Fulbright scholar next year in Damascus, Syria, where she will research "the Muslim Jesus" both historically and in the current moment, focusing on how the figure of Jesus has provided and can provide a springboard for interfaith dialogue.

Dean Graham Receives Honorary Doctorate From UNC

Dean Graham Receives Honorary Doctorate From UNC

May 15, 2004

William A. Graham, Dean of Harvard Divinity School, Murray A. Albertson Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, and John Lord O'Brian Professor of Divinity, received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree from the University of North Carolina on Sunday, May 9, 2004,at commencement exercises in Chapel Hill.

Q&A with François Bovon

Q&A with François Bovon

April 29, 2004

François Bovon, Frothingham Professor of the History of Religion, began teaching New Testament and early Christian literature at Harvard Divinity School in 1993, and was chair of the New Testament Department from 1993-98 and again in 2001-02.