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Understanding Aztec Discoveries in Mexico City

July 7, 2017

Professor Davíd Carrasco explains the spiritual meaning of items recently found in Mexico City, once home to the Aztec empire's holiest shrines, and believed buried there 500 yearrs ago.

Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray. Photo by Nancy Pierce

HDS Alum Susan Frederick-Gray Elected UUA President

June 26, 2017
The Unitarian Universalist Association elected the Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, MDiv '01, as its ninth president on June 24. Frederick-Gray is the first woman elected to lead the liberal religious movement, which includes approximately 1,000 congregations with 200,000 adults and children in the United States.
Withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord: A Perilous Opportunity

Withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord: A Perilous Opportunity

June 13, 2017

On Thursday, June 1, President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. In December 2015, nearly every country in the world agreed to the first global pact aimed at reducing emissions of planet-warming greenhouse gases. Dan McKanan, Ralph Waldo Emerson Unitarian Universalist Association Senior Lecturer in Divinity, wrote a commentary following Trump's controversial announcement.