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CST President Supports Women’s March

Dear Friends, Today we witnessed the transfer of power upon which this nation is built. I pray that our Creator will guide our 45th President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, and shower our political leadership – at all levels – with wisdom. On Saturday, January 21, 2017, members of our Claremont [...]

January 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

We Stand with the Jewish Community, Firmly Against Hate of Any Kind

The leaders, staff, students, and faculty at Claremont School of Theology and Bayan Claremont were deeply saddened to learn that yesterday, January 18, 2017, more than 30 Jewish organizations across the country – including Southern California – received bomb threats, making this the second week in a row of anonymous anti-Semitic actions. (Read more details [...]

January 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

In Memoriam: Dr. David Bruce Rogers

With deep sadness, Claremont School of Theology shares that Dr. David Bruce Rogers – son of longtime CST professor, the late Rev. Dr. Cornish R. Rogers, and his wife, Elsie – died Thursday, December 8, 2016. “The Rogers family is part of our legacy,” said CST President, the Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan. “Our hearts [...]

January 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology & Bayan Claremont Announce Grant to Build Community through Interfaith Understanding at the Local Level

Through its partnership with Claremont School of Theology, Bayan Claremont, an Islamic graduate school, has received one of 31 federal grants to support the expansion of educational and training programs for faith leaders, community activists, non-profit managers, and others involved in community engagement. The grant, provided by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as part [...]

January 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Claremont School of Theology Welcomes Largest-Ever Incoming Spring Class; 30 Percent Larger than Spring 2016

Claremont School of Theology is thrilled to welcome its largest-ever incoming Spring Class of students. The School expects 55+ new students to matriculate this month – that is a 30 percent increase in just one year and a 168 percent increase since 2015. “We have some really strong momentum going and it’s building each semester,” [...]

January 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

An Evening with the Filmmaker: CST & DSF Host National Recovery Expert & Movie Screening

On Wednesday, January 25, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Claremont School of Theology and Disciples Seminary Foundation will host An Evening with the Filmmaker, giving the campus and the greater community an opportunity to meet documentarian Greg Williams after a screening of his film The Anonymous People. The event is free but registration is required, [...]

January 5th, 2017|News|0 Comments

President’s Statement in Support of the Sanctuary Movement

In the midst of hateful and hurtful rhetoric that puts members of our academic community at CST and Bayan at risk, we will continue to provide a place where people can come together to be agents of transformation and healing. In particular, we stand within the historical sanctuary movement, begun in the United States by [...]

December 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Please, Don’t Hate What You Don’t Understand: Claremont School of Theology and Bayan Claremont Campus Mobilizing

We at Claremont School of Theology and Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School strongly, definitively, and unabashedly support and stand with our local mosque, the Islamic Center of Claremont, as well as the other California mosques recently targeted by a hate-filled letter. The letter itself is a crude, profanity-laced missive which we will not detail here. [...]

November 30th, 2016|CST in The World, News|0 Comments

Standing with Standing Rock: CST Connections Creating a Difference

In the wee hours of Thursday, November 17, Jana Milhon-Martin – CST ’16, and mother of three middle-school and high-school aged boys – loaded her crew into the family van and headed for Standing Rock. Milhon-Martin, her husband Victor, and the boys are standing with the indigenous peoples of Standing Rock, North Dakota, and against [...]

November 18th, 2016|CST in The World, News|0 Comments