Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Todne Thomas, Assistant Professor of African American Religions, who was named the 2017-18 Outstanding Teacher of the Year! Each spring, students are asked to submit the name of a faculty member who has taught, advised, and inspired them throughout the year. Dean Hempton presented Thomas with the award during the Dean's Tea on April 24.
The Liturgy of Home
Writer and activist Terry Tempest Williams delivered the Ingersoll Lecture on Immortality at Harvard Divinity School on April 12, 2018. She is the author of several books and is a writer-in-residence at HDS for the 2017-18 academic year.
Spotlight on WomenCircle
MTS candidate K.C. McConnell writes that her experience in WomenCircle demonstrates two unique facets of life at HDS—the active student body both within and outside the classroom, and the ample opportunities for exploration found in the most unexpected places.
Meir Seidler explores two major Jewish attempts at a largely positive reevaluation of Christianity in “Eliah Benamozegh, Franz Rosenzweig and Their Blueprint of a Jewish Theology of Christianity." Access for free in Harvard Theological Review until 6/14. t.co/Pk2lPOV76o t.co/JoB38pMqgp
- "Estimated Prophet" 😎😎 t.co/5MzIo8raB2
"What Jesuits Do, and What Ross Douthat Is Missing" t.co/0SSievxUK4 @DouthatNYT, @Pontifex t.co/BpNMygmWrs