Episcopal Divinity School

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November 15, 2010

Episcopal Divinity School announced Nov. 15 that Charlene L. Smith will be the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based seminary's new director of communications and marketing, beginning Dec. 1, according to a press release. "Her enthusiasm and optimism are inspirational," said William Vaughan, EDS vice...

April 29, 2010

Episcopal Divinity School (EDS) will present honorary doctor of divinity degrees to the Honorable E. Denise Simmons, the Rt. Rev. Ian T. Douglas, and Dr. Marshall Ganz at its 2010 commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. on May 20. The commencement address will be delivered by Dr. Ganz.

All three...

March 2, 2010

The trustees of Episcopal Divinity School have announced the appointment of the Rev. Dr. Patrick S. Cheng and the Rev. Dr. Susanna J. Snyder as junior faculty members with initial three-year contracts commencing July 1, 2010.

"The combined qualifications of these two theologians, who are...

December 10, 2009

Dr. Kwok Pui Lan, William F. Cole Professor of Christian Theology and Spirituality at Episcopal Divinity School, received the American Academy of Religion (AAR) Excellence in Teaching Award at the organization's 2009 Annual Meeting in Montréal.

Kwok, who is president-elect of the AAR,...

October 28, 2009

Led by the swirling flight of a white dove, a procession clad in a rainbow of academic gowns and ecclesial vestments made its way down Brattle Street on Friday, Oct. 23, for the installation of the Very Rev. Dr. Katherine Hancock Ragsdale as the fifth president and dean of Episcopal Divinity...

August 4, 2009

William Vaughan has been named director of institutional advancement at Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, according to a release from the seminary.

Vaughan has 30 years of experience in the development field, most recently at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, where for...

May 15, 2009

Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts conferred honorary degrees (doctor of divinity, honoris causa) on three individuals "with distinguished and faithful ministries in social justice": Bishop Michael Ingham of the Diocese of New Westminster in the Anglican Church of Canada; the...

March 30, 2009

The Rev. Dr. Katherine Hancock Ragsdale, president and executive director of Political Research Associates and vicar of St. David's Episcopal Church, Pepperell, Mass., has been named the new president and dean of Episcopal Divinity School, according to an announcement by Brett Donham, chair of...

December 11, 2008

Dr. Kwok Pui Lan, William F. Cole Professor of Christian Theology and Spirituality at Episcopal Divinity School, has been elected vice-president of the American Academy of Religion (AAR). She is the first Asian scholar in Christian studies to be elected to the position and will begin her term...

August 11, 2008

The Rev. Dr. Ian Douglas, Episcopal Divinity School (EDS) faculty and member of the Design Group for the 2008 Lambeth Conference, will facilitate a panel discussion on the Lambeth Conference on September 25, from 6-8 p.m., at the Cambridge, Massachusetts seminary.

The intent of the...

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