Response to Violence in Gaza

A Joint Statement from the Presidents of Claremont School of Theology and Bayan Claremont: We are saddened and dismayed by the recent killing of more than 60 Palestinians and the injuring of hundreds more by the Israeli military, and we are appalled by the worldwide, and especially US, failure to oppose such indiscriminate violence [...]

2018-05-18T05:51:32+00:00 May 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Mrs. Elsie Daniels Rogers

It is with deep sadness that CST shares news of the passing of Elsie Daniels Rogers. Born October 24, 1929, Mrs. Rogers passed away at home on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Mrs. Rogers genuinely believed in the mission of Claremont School of Theology, and her commitment to the School was evident in numerous ways for [...]

2018-05-15T18:18:03+00:00 May 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

My Research Changed Me

I am the daughter of a Cuban single parent refugee mother. I am bilingual and bi-cultural. I am a translator, not by choice but by necessity. From birth I've traveled between the world of mi familia to school, the marketplace, and the church. I am an ordained Seventh-day Adventist minister with an undergraduate degree [...]

2018-05-10T19:18:39+00:00 May 10th, 2018|News, Student Stories|0 Comments

CST Welcomes New Database Manager

#WeAreCST Dmitri Potemkin now serves as our Alumni and Donor Database Manager. Dmitri comes to us after working nine years in private day school advancement, most recently with San Diego Jewish Academy, where he spent five years, first coordinating events and then the latter 3.5 years as the school’s Advancement Database Manager. Dmitri is grateful [...]

2018-04-09T22:29:38+00:00 April 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

CST Attends Black Methodists for Church Renewal’s 51st Annual Meeting in Sacramento

#CSTOnTheRoad Last month, CST alumni/ae and staff participated in Black Methodists for Church Renewal’s (BMCR) 51st Annual Meeting in Sacramento, with the theme “The Journey Continues: Celebrating Our Faith, Hope and Renewal.” Allura Davis, one of CST’s Admissions Recruiters enthusiastically said, “I love BMCR! From the first General Meeting I attended I've always felt right [...]

2018-04-16T18:43:42+00:00 April 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Students, Alumni/ae, Faculty, and Staff Joined National March for Our Lives

Many CST students, alumni/ae, faculty, and staff took to the streets on Saturday, March 24 joining in the National March for Our Lives led by our nation’s youth as they call for an end to gun violence and the enactment of sensible gun laws. Some took the stage as speakers in major cities, others organized [...]

2018-04-13T15:05:13+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments

The scholarship of CST students and alumni/ae continues to be recognized

The scholarship of CST students and alumni/ae continues to be recognized. Last month nearly 20 CST scholars presented and moderated panels at regional and international conferences. AARWR CST doctoral student JP Paxton managed this year’s American Academy of Religion Western Region (AARWR) conference held in Berkley at the Institute of Buddhist Studies. This year’s theme [...]

2018-04-16T18:32:49+00:00 April 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Father-Daughter Writing Duo

Rev. Hannah Dreitcer and her father, CST Professor Andrew Dreitcer, partnered to write a week of devotions titled “An Easter People” for The Upper Room’s Disciplines: A Book of Daily Devotions 2018. One reader, so encouraged by one of the readings sought out Hannah, writing her saying, “I have never searched for a Disciplines author [...]

2018-04-16T18:22:32+00:00 April 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Professor Coleman Named as One of Sojourners 10 Christian Women to Watch in 2018

#CSTProfessors Last month, Sojourners told us what we already know: Rev. Dr. Monica Coleman is a woman to watch! Sojourners, a publication dedicated to the relationship between faith and politics, social justice, and peace, named Dr. Coleman one of ten Christian women to watch in 2018. Every International Women’s Day, Sojourners publishes a list of women [...]

2018-04-16T18:10:16+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Alumni/ae News, CST in The World, News|0 Comments