2017 Claremont School of Theology Commencement Events

2017 Claremont School of Theology Commencement Events

Claremont School of Theology will celebrate commencement 2017 over a two-day period, Monday, May 15, through Tuesday, May 16. Graduating students may download a brochure and graduation checklist here, detailing such things as fees, clearance to graduate, academic regalia, and events.   Deadline: May 1, 2017 Please let the Office of [...]

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Rev. Dr. Yolanda Smith

It is with great sadness that Claremont School of Theology (CST) acknowledges the death of our alumna, Dr. Yolanda Smith, on November 9, 2016, after a long battle with cancer. Yolanda earned her M.A. (1997) and Ph.D. (1998) at CST. In 2000, she joined Yale Divinity School (YDS) as a visiting assistant professor in Christian [...]

February 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

2017 The Common Good International Film Festival

February 17 – 20, 2017: The Common Good International Film Festival The Common Good International Film Festival (previously known as the Whitehead International Film Festival) meets annually to celebrate films that foster social and personal responsibility to others and the earth–films that represent the spirit of Whiteheadian thought – a worldview that focuses on the [...]

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

CST & CTR4Process to Host New Frontiers in Theology Conference

The Center for Process Studies at Claremont School of Theology is hosting a conference called New Frontiers in Theology: The Most Important Schools and Innovations for the Future of Theology from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 18, 2017. Nearly 30 renowned speakers/keynotes will aim to identify the future(s) of theology, addressing through discussion questions [...]

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology Supports Decision to Decline $800,000 DHS Grant

Claremont, CA – February 10, 2017 – The Board of Trustees of Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School – a division of Claremont School of Theology – tonight resolved to decline an $800,000 grant from the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Community Partnerships, awarded last month. Claremont School of Theology stands with the Bayan Board [...]

February 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology Breaks Major Milestone: Largest Enrollment in 35 Years, 30 Months Ahead of Schedule

Claremont School of Theology Breaks Major Milestone: Largest Enrollment in 35 Years, 30 Months Ahead of Schedule With the arrival of President Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan in 2013, Claremont School of Theology (CST) mapped out a timeline of ambitious goals, which included breaking the mark of “400 students enrolled” by Fall, 2019. CST reached that milestone 30 [...]

February 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST’s Board Chair Returns to Ministry Roots in Arizona,

Strengthens School Ties to Desert Southwest Conference and Churches Rev. Patricia Farris – senior pastor at First United Methodist Church, Santa Monica, CA and Chair of the Claremont School of Theology Board of Trustees – first heard and answered the call to ministry at her childhood church, First UMC, Phoenix, AZ. Last month, Rev. Farris [...]

February 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Thank You, Arizona!

On January 21, 2017, leadership from Claremont School of Theology – including Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan, CST President; Rev. Sharalyn Hamilton, Vice President for Advancement and Communications; and Rev. Patricia Farris, Senior Pastor at Santa Monica, UMC, and CST Board Chair – set out to visit churches, alumni/ae, friends, and supporters in the Desert [...]

February 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Common Good International Film Festival at Claremont School of Theology

Annual Whitehead Gathering Changes Name, for the Common Good Claremont School of Theology – the founding home of the Center for Process Studies – recently changed the name of its annual, four-day cinema celebration to The Common Good International Film Festival. The event continues to honor Alfred North Whitehead. In 2001, the initial impetus for [...]

February 7th, 2017|News|0 Comments