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2013-06 Archive

SANTA BARBARA, CA  ‐ The Beatitudes Society has announced that Neichelle Guidry Jones, Yale Divinity School `10 and current Ph.D. student at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, has been awarded a $10,000 Beatitudes Fellowship. She is one of eight emerging faith leaders from across the United States selected for the annual award.

Dr. Frederick W. Schmidt will join the faculty of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary as the Rueben P. Job Associate Professor of Spiritual Formation effective July 1, 2013. Schmidt is the first to hold the newly endowed Rueben P. Job Chair in Spiritual Formation. He will begin teaching in the fall of 2013 and will also oversee the Rueben Job Institute for Spiritual Formation.

Garrett-Evangelical is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jaeyeon Lucy Chung as director of the United Library and Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology, effective July 1, 2013. With approximately 515,000 volumes in the collection, including a rare book collection of over 7,000, Chung will oversee the ninth largest theological library in the United States and the largest theological library in the Chicagoland area. In addition, Chung will join the distinguished faculty of Garrett-Evangelical and begin teaching in the fall of 2013.