Graduate Theological Union

Contents

Spring 2007 snapshotEngaging Difference: Pilgrimage as Path to Connection and Compassion
Joanne Doi explores universal connection of heritage and history.

From the President's Desk

Authentic Voice: In Ttlaneztia In Tonatiuh (Nahuatl Translation: "May Your Sun Shine Brightly")
Marta Vides Saade shares her insight into personal growth and exploration while at GTU.

A Dream in the Making
The vision of a Center for Islamic Studies becomes a reality.

Sarlo Excellence in Teaching Award Goes to Hens-Piazza
OT professor awarded honor for teaching scripture within a global, communal context.

Students Speak
Ricky Manalo and Cecilia Gonzalez-Andrieu reflect on how GTU has prepared them to engage difference.

Of Note
CJS gains new faculty member, GTU has first Alum Day, Dean Holder takes Sabbatical, Library announces acquisitions

Engaging the "Other": Paradox and Mystery
Matthew Haar Farris recounts experience in New Zealand and how it has impacted his approach to scholarship and teaching.

Robert Bellah Speaks on Religion and Power
Elliot Professor of Sociology Emeritus Robert Bellah delivers fourth annual McCoy Lecture.

Weiser's Wisdom
Perennial leader John Weiser steps down as Chairman of the Board of Trustees.

Supporting the GTU

Ingredients for Leadership
Philip Butin (SFTS) and Phyllis Anderson (PLTS) share two points of view regarding GTU's impact in shaping leaders.

Commencement 2007
Congratulations to the graduates of 2007.