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News & Events

Photo Gallery: Convocation 2013
09.09.2013 Slideshow

View a selection of images from HDS Convocation, held on August 29.

Convocation 2013: Devotion in the Study of Religion (Full Video)
09.05.2013 Video

View Stephanie Paulsell's 2013 Convocation address, "Devotion in the Study of Religion," in its entirety.

Convocation 2013: Devotion in the Study of Religion (Video)
09.04.2013 News Story

Watch the 2013 HDS Convocation, including an address by Houghton Professor of the Practice of Ministry Studies Stephanie Paulsell.

Seamus Heaney's Death Caught 'the Heart Off Guard'
09.03.2013 News Story Harvard Gazette

Dean David Hempton explains that reading Heaney's poetry was "a unifying Irish literary experience."

Deep Devotion, Explored
09.01.2013 News Story Harvard Gazette

HDS professor Stephanie Paulsell spans centuries, from Bible to Woolf, in annual Convocation address.

Ways of Knowing: Graduate Conference on Religion 2013
08.29.2013 News Story

Graduate students and early-career scholars will gather at HDS to present their research at the second annual Ways of Knowing Conference, Oct. 25-26.

Buddhist Ministry Initiative at HDS
08.23.2013 News Story Ho Family Foundation

HDS professor Janet Gyatso is helping to redefine Buddhist studies for a new generation, while deepening Buddhism's engagement with contemporary society.

Alumnus Helps Youth Nurture a Passion for Music
08.22.2013 News Story KoreAm Magazine

Recent HDS grad Charles Kim is helping underserved youth in South L.A. retune their lives through music education.

HDS Grad Named University Chaplain at Tufts
08.20.2013 News Story Tufts University

The Rev. Gregory McGonigle, MDiv '04, is a Unitarian minister with a focus on "lived religion."

HDS Grad Named First Female Presiding Bishop of ELCA
08.15.2013 News Story Religion News Service

Elizabeth Eaton, MDiv '80, has been named the first female presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.