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    Dr. Uriah Y. Kim Named Ninth President of the Graduate Theological Union

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    Dr. Cecilia González-Andrieu Named 2020 GTU Alumna of the Year

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    The 6 things vulnerable immigrants need you to hear

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    Practicing What We Preach

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    A Pilgrim’s Perspective on a Spiritual Reboot

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    Why Black Lives Matter

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    Dismantling Racism Now: A Letter of Lament and Hope from Students, Faculty, and Staff of the Graduate Theological Union

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    Henry Luce Foundation Awards Urgent Needs Grant to the GTU

    The Graduate Theological Union gratefully acknowledges that it has received a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation as part of its initiative to provide rapid support for community-based responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects.

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Spiritual Care and Ethical Leadership for Our Times

In this new series, the GTU will present written reflections, video lectures, and online resources that offer inspiration, encouragement, and insights to speak to the current context. 

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Groundbreaking Religious Scholarship

The GTU is the most comprehensive center for the graduate study of religion in North America, bringing together scholars of the world’s great religions and wisdom traditions. Discover the more than twenty schools, centers, and affiliates that form this one-of-a-kind union.

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Pursue Your Deepest Intentions

The GTU supports intensive scholarly inquiry and deep personal engagement with religious tradition and practice. Students pursue their interests within a diverse community composed of many smaller communities, in an atmosphere of multi-religious freedom, curiosity, respect, and dialogue.

A Graduate School Where

Religion Engages the World

Whether your studies involve interreligious topics or in-depth inquiry within a particular tradition, the GTU offers exceptional opportunities for critical and creative scholarship. Through four interdisciplinary departments and more than thirty specific concentrations, our master’s and doctoral programs invite innovative study of religion in a twenty-first century context.

Trivia Tuesdays

Free and open to all. Join us for a trivia game in zoom. Every Tuesday at 3pm

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Surrogate, Partner, or Tool: How Autonomous Should Technology Be?

Dr. Noreen Herzfeld will present an online CTNS Public Forum on Artificial Intelligence and Theology

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The Spiritual Journey of Homo Sapiens

Dr. Jim Stump will present an online CTNS Public Forum on Human Evolution and Theology

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