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Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary takes great pride in offering a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program that not only equips graduates to be exceptional scholars but also outstanding educators. Now, Garrett-Evangelical PhD students will have the opportunity to earn a PhD Teaching Certificate as a part of their degree program.
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November 5, 2015 — In the spirit of Jesus the Christ, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary seeks to be a servant seminary responsive to the needs of the church and the world. To that end, I am pleased to present our 2016-2021 Strategic Plan, which was approved by the Board of Trustees on October 22, 2015.
November 4, 2015 — Dr. Leah Gunning Francis (G-ETS 2009) has been named Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty at Christian Theological Seminary. Dr. Gunning Francis is currently on the faculty at Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, where she also serves as Associate Dean of Contextual Education. That unique vantage point on the events in Ferguson, Missouri, enabled her to write the well-received Ferguson and Faith: Sparking Leadership & Awakening Community (Chalice Press, 2015).
October 16, 2015 — On September 26, 2015 the Young Clergy Initiative (YCI) at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary hosted a fellowship and mentoring session with Hispanic/Latino(a) high school students, pastors, and Garrett-Evangelical seminarians. With support from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of The United Methodist Church, the YCI at Garrett-Evangelical seeks to help Hispanic/Latino(a) high school youth and college young adults explore their call to ministry
September 29, 2015 — Dr. Phyllis A. Bird, Professor Emerita of Old Testament Interpretation at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, will inaugurate the newly established McCarthy Chair in Biblical Studies at the Pontifical Biblical Institute (PBI) in Rome, beginning October 2015.
Dr. Reginald Blount of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
August 20, 2015 — "I am excited to be a contributor to the new CEB Student Bible,” said Blount. “It is a great, critically engaging biblical resource that takes youth and their encounter with the Bible seriously. My greatest joy is that my teenage daughter Deborah is also a contributor!"