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    Pathways to an Interreligious Future

    From the Fall 2019 edition of Skylight Read President Lehmann's vision for advancing the GTU as a leading laboratory for interreligious life and learning.

    Apply Now for Fall 2020

    Interreligious Chaplaincy Program

    The first of its kind, the GTU's Interreligious Chaplaincy Program equips professionals with the skills to offer spiritual care among diverse populations and in multireligious contexts. Discover how you can be part of the initial cohort of students in this program.

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    AFTER/LIFE Opening Reception

    Please join CARe for the opening of our Spring 2020 exhibition, AFTER/LIFE. The artist Mark Mitchell will be in attendance, and there will be refreshments and live music to enjoy!

    Rituals for dealing with death and remembrance reflect a wide spread of beliefs. AFTER/LIFE presents two such expressions in the contemporary arts community. The lives of artists Ed Aulerich-Sugai and Mark Mitchell, both affected by HIV/AIDS, reverberated in radical acts of love. Aulerich-Sugai succumbed to AIDS-related complications while Mitchell’s life was saved by antiretroviral drugs.

    Aulerich-Sugai’s legacy...

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    Application Info Session and Statement of Purpose Workshop

    Whether you're interested in pursuing a PhD, an MA, or a certificate, join GTU admission staff to further clarify your vision and submit the strongest application possible. Join us by livestream or in person for this special event. 

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    GTU Students Discuss Their Work in Our Webinar

    Thinking about applying to the GTU? Then check out the replay of this twenty-minute webinar from the spring in which three current doctoral students--Matthew Hartman, Laura Dunn, and Myoung-Ho Sin--join Assistant Director of Admissions Kelly Colwell to share briefly about their studies and experiences at the GTU. Hear from the people who REALLY know what it’s like to study at the GTU!

    GTU Alumni and Faculty Books

    Nominate 2019 GTU Books for the $10,000 Borsch-Rast Book Prize

    It's a new year, and time to nominate 2019 books written by GTU alumni or current faculty for the $10,000 Borsch-Rast Book Prize. Find contest guidelines and online nomination form here. Nominations close the final Wednesday of April. 

    Democracy and Dialogue

    Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Peace

    “Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Peace” is a year-long GTU consortial initiative exploring the connections between interreligious dialogue, spirituality, and civic engagement in our contemporary democracy. Get the latest updates about courses, public events, and news associated with this election-year effort. 

    Featured Event

    Application Info Session and Statement of Purpose Workshop

    Whether you're interested in pursuing a PhD, an MA, or a certificate, join GTU admission staff to further clarify your vision and submit the strongest application possible. Join us by livestream or in person for this special event. 

    Watch Our Webinar

    GTU Students Discuss Their Work in Our Webinar

    Thinking about applying to the GTU? Then check out the replay of this twenty-minute webinar from the spring in which three current doctoral students--Matthew Hartman, Laura Dunn, and Myoung-Ho Sin--join Assistant Director of Admissions Kelly Colwell to share briefly about their studies and experiences at the GTU. Hear from the people who REALLY know what it’s like to study at the GTU!

    GTU Alumni and Faculty Books

    Nominate 2019 GTU Books for the $10,000 Borsch-Rast Book Prize

    It's a new year, and time to nominate 2019 books written by GTU alumni or current faculty for the $10,000 Borsch-Rast Book Prize. Find contest guidelines and online nomination form here. Nominations close the final Wednesday of April. 

    Democracy and Dialogue

    Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Peace

    “Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Peace” is a year-long GTU consortial initiative exploring the connections between interreligious dialogue, spirituality, and civic engagement in our contemporary democracy. Get the latest updates about courses, public events, and news associated with this election-year effort. 

    Featured News

    Pathways to an Interreligious Future

    From the Fall 2019 edition of Skylight Read President Lehmann's vision for advancing the GTU as a leading laboratory for interreligious life and learning.

Featured News

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Insight is the e-newsletter of the GTU featuring news, upcoming events, and more. Read recent editions here, or sign-up to receive INSIGHT and other news from the GTU.

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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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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.

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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.

Application Info Session and Statement of Purpose Workshop

Whether you're interested in pursuing a PhD, an MA, or a certificate, join GTU admission staff to further clarify your vision and submit the strongest application possible. Join us by livestream or in person for this special event. 

GTU Student Lounge
10:30am to 12:00pm

Every Image a Prayer - Photographic Revelations by Alessandro Baccari

The DSPT invites you to celebrate the opening of a new Blackfriars Gallery Exhibit entitled: Every Image a Prayer - Photographic Revelations by Alessandro Baccari.

DSPT
3:00pm

Doing Library Research from a Distance:

Online in Zoom. Are you away from the Bay Area, but want to do library research? Learn about options for accessing electronic sources and print near you.

10:00am