10 News Items Tagged 'Jacob K. Olupona'

Olupona on Mandela: 'Man of the People'
12.13.2013 News Story

HDS professor Jacob Olupona writes about Nelson Mandela's impact on Harvard, Nigeria, and the wider world.

Jacob Olupona: A Mentor Making a Difference
04.24.2013 News Story Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

HDS professor Jacob Olupona, who holds a joint appointment in FAS, has been named an Everett Mendelsohn Excellence in Mentoring Award winner by Harvard's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

City of 201 Gods: Ilé-Ifè in Time, Space, and the Imagination
04.11.2013 Video

A panel discussion held April 11 on the book City of 201 Gods: Ilé-Ifè in Time, Space, and the Imagination, by HDS professor Jacob Olupona.

Nigeria and the World Seminar: The Role of Traditional Nigerian Leaders in Governance
10.05.2011 Video

On October 3, the Sultan of Sokoto spoke on the role of traditional Nigerian leaders in governance.

Exploring Islam in Nigeria
09.27.2011 News Story Harvard Gazette

A panel of experts convened at HDS for a discussion on Islam in central Africa in preparation for the visit the Sultan of Sokoto.

Convocation 2011: Diversity Troubles: Difference, Privilege, and Power
09.14.2011 Video

Convocation opened the 2011-12 academic year at Harvard Divinity School.

Convocation 2009-10
09.01.2009 Video

On September 1, Jacob K. Olupona delivered the 2009-10 Convocation Address, "Africa Matters: Religious Creativity and Africa's Encounters With the World." Kimberley C. Patton, Professor of the...

02.20.2008 News Story

On December 6, 2007, in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, Jacob Olupona was awarded with the Nigerian National Order of Merit.

From Periphery to Center: Pentecostal Christianity and the Retreat of the Secular State in Africa
04.16.2007 Audio

A luncheon seminar with Simeon Ilesanmi, Associate Professor and director of graduate studies, Wake Forest University

04.12.2006 News Story Harvard Gazette

Jacob K. Olupona has been appointed professor of African and African-American studies and religion in Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Harvard Divinity School.