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Rev. Greggory L. Brown, M.Div. ’80

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

  Rev. Greggory L. Brown, M.Div. ’80 What do you do? I am Senior Pastor at Miracles of Faith Community Church (ELCA). I am blessed to serve a wonderful and diverse community in East Oakland, CA, with loving support and practical services that include, uplift, and unify all of God’s people. What’s the best thing

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Union Mourns George Landes

Monday, April 18, 2016

Union Mourns the Rev. Dr. George M. Landes, Sr. Davenport Professor Emeritus of Hebrew and Cognate Languages When he retired in 1995 he had taught at Union for 39 years.  He is remembered with admiration and affection by countless alumni/ae, particularly for his Dead Sea Scrolls course.  He was also Assistant Dean of Auburn Theological

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Union Mourns David Parker

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

David Lecour Parker lived a life filled with faith, music, and love. Along with his twin brother, he was born on December 20, 1923. David and Allan lived with their older sister, Eleanor, and their parents, Eleanor and James, in Brooklyn and then moved to Ridgewood, N.J., when he was 7. Music was always central

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Katie Cannon and C.T. Vivian to Receive Union Medal

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

This year’s Commencement Union Medal recipients will be Katie Cannon ’83 and C.T. Vivian. Both Cannon and Vivian will give a short charge to our graduates at Commencement. You can find short bios of both Cannon and Vivian below. Click the links to read more of their bios. The first African-American woman ordained in the

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Union Welcomes Allan Golden

Thursday, March 31, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joey Longley, jlongley@uts.columbia.edu, 419-953-5495 Union Welcomes Allan Golden Read Allan’s resume A statement from Union’s Executive Vice President Fred Davie: “I’m pleased to announce that Union has hired Allan Golden to serve as our interimVP for Finance and Operations. Allan is a seasoned professional with decades of experience in higher education

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Katie Cannon and C.T. Vivian to Receive Union Medal

Thursday, March 31, 2016

KATIE CANNON AND C.T. VIVIAN TO RECEIVE UNION MEDAL  This year’s Commencement Union Medal recipients will be Katie Cannon ’83 and C.T. Vivian. Both Cannon and Vivian will give a short charge to our graduates at Commencement. You can find short bios of both Cannon and Vivian below. Click the links to read more of their bios.

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Prominent Climate Scientist Katharine Hayhoe to Speak at Moyers Lecture at Union Seminary

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joey Longley, jlongley@uts.columbia.edu, 419-953-5495 Prominent Climate Scientist Katharine Hayhoe to Speak at Moyers Lecture at Union Seminary NEW YORK, NY—Katharine Hayhoe, a climate scientist, a professor at Texas Tech University, evangelical Christian, and a TIME 100 Most Influential People honoree, will give the Sixth Annual Judith Davidson Moyers Women of Spirit

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Serene Jones on President Obama’s Nomination of Merrick Garland

Friday, March 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Joey Longley, jlongley@uts.columbia.edu, 419-953-5495 Union Theological Seminary President Serene Jones released the following statement after President Obama nominated Chief Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court “President Obama has done his job. Now the Senate needs to do theirs. Considering Judge Garland is the right thing to do. The Senate does

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