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A special section on mergers, partnerships, and alliances; a focus on five-year B.A./M.Div. programs; teaching Islam at Christian seminaries; and more.
An overview of competency-based education, a small research project on people who considered seminary but chose other paths, a focus on interfaith relations at the Graduate Theological Union, and more.
Houses of studies, green revolving funds for sustainability initiatives, board formation, the board’s role in grant strategizing, and more.
New Year 2016
A special section on faculty in the governance matrix, an in-depth review of Glenn Miller's three-volume history of American Protestant theological education, Northwest Baptist Seminary begins a radically different program for M.Div. students, and more.
Strategies to combat deferred maintenance, career guidance for non-traditional students, communication with the library, and more.
More from the Auburn study of governance in theological schools; Baylor University's transformation; and presidential transition.
New Year 2015
Shared governance bearing fruit: new research on trustees from the Auburn Center; Multnomah University and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary define and clarify shared governance for their institutions.
Questions that a smart board asks the lead enrollment officer, the rise of alternate paths to ministry, and a detailed, step-by-step guide to preparing a theological school for future prosperity. Plus: a seminary’s spiritual “rule of life.”
New Year 2014
Latino/a Bible education is a fast-growing sector. The charitable-giving ground is shifting under theological schools. And, the recently retired head of the Catholic Theological Union shares what he learned during his 23-year presidency.
A seminary explores new ways to fulfill its mission of equipping leaders for church leadership, the latest research regarding declining enrollment, and theological education's role in bridging the faith-work gap in the business world.