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. ATS Graduating Student Questionnaire   Deadline: May 1, 2017 Please [...]

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

KSA Worship Featuring Soon-Gwan Hong

The Korean Student Association of Claremont School of Theology invites CST faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends to a worship service and concert, “Dasherauskommende Wind.” Soon-Gwan Hong, a South Korean singer, will be performing his songs and stories of peace and justice during the closing worship service as the main part at Kresge Chapel, Claremont School [...]

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology President Pained and Disappointed by UMC Judicial Council Ruling

Dear Friends, Like many of you, I have been waiting anxiously for the Judicial Council’s decision on the election of our first openly gay United Methodist bishop, Bishop Karen Oliveto. Having been at the hearing on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, I wasn’t sure how the Judicial Council would rule on the matter. Unfortunately, I am [...]

April 29th, 2017|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

President Stands, Again, for LGBTQIA Rights and Equality

Claremont School of Theology’s President Stands, Again, for LGBTQIA Rights and Equality in The Church and Around the World Claremont School of Theology’s President, the Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan, is one of hundreds of thousands of clergy and laity of The United Methodist Church watching what is happening in the UMC regarding its views [...]

April 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Celebrating CPS: One Woman. One Guitar. Vivid Stories. Original Music.

CST Post-Doc & Process Theologian holds benefit concert for Center for Process Studies Claremont School of Theology post-doctoral student, Sheri Kling, Ph.D., is performing a benefit concert for the Center for Process Studies (CPS) on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in Mudd Theater on the CST campus. The event is open to the [...]

April 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology and University of the Pacific Working Together

Schools Sign Cooperative Agreement Re: Religious Education Continuing its dedication to creating a difference for the world we live in, Claremont School of Theology announced its latest cooperative agreement in theological education. The agreement will allow Religious Studies majors at University of the Pacific (UOP), in Stockton, California, to complete a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree [...]

April 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CST Student Featured in Documentary & Discussion at Chapman University

Lara McKinley & her dog, Corpsman, leading, learning, and loving Claremont School of Theology is honored to support our student, Lara McKinley, as she is profiled in the documentary, Corpsman, a senior thesis work of Chapman University student Amanda Larsh. The Documentary Senior Thesis Screening – Wednesday, April 26, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at [...]

April 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

Additional Insight from CST Alumni/ae Leading Social Justice Actions in Southern California

Last week, Claremont School of Theology alumni/ae, clergy, and students participated in the Interfaith Day of Prophetic Action on Maundy Thursday, April 13, 2017. Fr. Francisco Garcia, CST ’13, helped organize the event and, in this statement, explained why he felt it important to risk being arrested. Below, two of his fellow alums shared their [...]

April 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Symposium 2017

End-of-Life Options: Reconciling Patient Preferences with Clinicians’ Values 2017 Interreligious Symposium on the Ethics of Death, Dying and Grief CEU’s Offered Presented by Claremont School of Theology Sponsored by Forest Lawn Keynote Speaker- Louis A. Gamino, PhD, ABPP, FT Panelist: Kamal Abu-Shamsieh, Ph.D. Candidate Anne Brener, LCSW Rev. Dr. Tina Jitsujo Gauthier Fr. Chris Ponnet [...]

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

CST Alumnus/Doctoral Student Chosen for International Ethics Program

Andrew M. Davis (CST '13), Ph.D. Candidate, Joins Groundbreaking Program for Seminary and Divinity School Students Andrew M. Davis, a Ph.D. student at Claremont School of Theology, is one of 12 seminary and divinity school students, and early-career clergy, chosen by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) to participate in a two-week program [...]

April 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments