Union News


Hal Fales

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Haliburton Fales 2nd. Former UTS Board 1986-1994, Hal was a partner at White & Case 1959-1988 and Of Counsel 1988-1990 before retiring in 1991. Hal chaired the Nominating Committee of Union’s Board, which met at White & Case for several years. Here is the death notice from the New York Times, with info for memorial

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Maria Marta Arís-Paúl

Thursday, October 29, 2015

A memorial service will take place on Saturday, November 7th, beginning at 11 a.m., at Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 163 Main Street, New Paltz, NY. In lieu of flowers, the Maria Marta Arís-Paúl Fund has been established to assist the renovation efforts of the San Bartolome Church in Chichicastenango, Guatemala – a small Episcopal church

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Union Fellows 2015-2016

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

    REV. DR. WILLIAM BARBER, II is the President of the North Carolina State Conference of the NAACP (2005), and was re-elected National Board Member (2011) and appointed as the National NAACP Chair of the Legislative Political Action Committee. Under his leadership, the NAACP developed a new 21st Century voter registration/voter participation system. Nationwide

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Union Mourns Professor Lou Martyn

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Dr. James Louis Martyn, Edward Robinson Professor Emeritus of Biblical Theology at Union Theological Seminary, died at home on June 4, 2015 of congestive heart failure. He was 89 and lived in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. His beloved wife of 65 years, Dorothy Watkins Martyn, was with him to the very end. A Memorial Service

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2015 Commencement

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Union Celebrates Commencement Class of 2015 Friday, May 15, 2015, 4:00 p.m. Seminary Quadrangle (Rain: James Chapel) Commencement Event Schedule Watch Live! Monday, May 4th End-of-Semester Cookout 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Seminary Quadrangle Tuesday, May 12th Pentecostal/Charismatic/Evangelical Commissioning Lampman Chapel 3 – 4 pm Interfaith Commissioning McGiffert Roof 6:00 p.m. Reception Following Service  

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New Theological Voices at Union

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Andrea White and Pamela Cooper-White Bring Crucial Perspectives to Union The faculty has recommended, the president has appointed, and the board has approved two new professors who will join the Union community in the coming academic year. Each of these women is at the very top of their respective field, and their decision to come here speaks volumes about

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Holland Lee Hendrix, 14th President of Union, Dies at 66

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Union Theological Seminary mourns the loss of our esteemed President Emeritus, Holland Lee Hendrix.  He died on Wednesday, November 26, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, of lung cancer, according to his family. A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 20, at 10 a.m., at Chandler Memorial Cemetery, 620 Old Tyler Road, Chandler, Texas. Holland

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