Saturday, January 16, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, March 20, 2016 (All day)
From January 16th through March 20th, the San Francisco Library and the Islamic Art Exhibit will present Arabic: Language of the Quran. This exhibit and related programs are supported by many institutions, including GTU's Center for Islamic Studies.
Friday, February 5, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, February 6, 2016 (All day)
The Center for Islamic Studies at Graduate Theological Union invites you to attend an important upcoming conference, Institutionalizing Islamophobia: Critiquing the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Framework and Emerging Programs.
San Francisco Theological Seminary, located on the skirts of downtown San Anselmo, is pleased and excited to host Core Ensemble’s presentation of “Ain’t I a Woman“ on Thursday, February 18, 7:00 pm in historic Montgomery Chapel, 5 Richmond Road, San Anselmo.
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 6:00pm to Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
Sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at UC Berkeley, with support from the Bade Museum of Biblical Archaeology.
6:00 pm keynote by Dr. Patty Gerstenblith of DePaul University with Reception and Tours to follow at Bade Museum of Biblical Archaeology. Location: Bade Museum, Pacific School of Religion, 1798 Scenic Ave., Berkeley.
Further details on ticket information and schedule forthcoming. Please follow us on Facebook for the most accurate and quick updates on this event. Sunday, April 3rd, 2016, 11am Film Showing at Landmark Shattuck Theater 2230 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704
Lunch and Lectures to follow at the Magnes Collection 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94720
Naomi Seidman will conduct an interview with Susannah Heschel about the life and legacy of her father, Abraham Joshua Heschel. Rabbi Heschel (1907-1972) was a prolific scholar, philosopher, and Civil Rights activist who worked closely with Martin Luther King, Jr.
Wednesday May 11th, CJS Commencement Reception 3:30pm 2465 Le Conte Avenue | HEDCO Room| Berkeley, CA 94709 Prior to the GTU-wide commencement reception, CJS will gather to celebrate the accomplishments of graduating students. Following the CJS reception, the festivities will continue across the street at:
After the Revelation at Sinai, civil laws are given – many of them in the form of short narratives that describe how the violence of human aggression is to be met by the violence of the law. We will explore midrashic, hassidic and psychoanalytic sources that deal with the problem of integrating aggression and empathy.
Friday, May 13th, 2016 9:00am | Pacific School of Religion, Mudd 100 1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley CA 94709
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, May 26, 2016 (All day)
On May 25-26, 2016, the GTU will be holding a two-day symposium celebrating the scholarship of Dr. Judith Berling and her 28 years of service as a faculty member and administrator with the GTU consortium.