Serving the Community

Each year, a dozen volunteers grow vegetables and herbs in the HDS garden to share with the Faith Kitchen, which serves free meals twice a month in Cambridge.

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Diversity and Explorations

DivEx 2017

Join us for DivEx November 7–9, 2017, and spend three days exploring everything HDS has to offer. And it's on us!

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Diversity is an important value and a growing reality at HDS: greater diversity among students and faculty and a broad, expansive curriculum.

Faculty and Research

More information on public events will be posted here in late August. Until then, enjoy your summer!

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2017 Commencement

Walter Smelt III, MTS '17, spoke on behalf of Harvard graduate students on recognizing the limits of knowledge and engaging with the wider world.

Sick visit illustration by Saffa Khan

Illness and Identity

A writer examines how visiting the sick helps to combat the loss of identity they may experience in the hospital.

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Professor Jacob Olupona

Advancing Studies in Nigeria

Professor Jacob Olupona is spearheading the Institute of Advanced Studies in Nigeria.

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HDS student Sally Fritsche

An Atheist's Prayer

MDiv candidate and humanist chaplain Sally Fritsche speaks about her experience praying with hospital patients.

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