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Office of Contextual Learning Announces Immersion Courses in 2015 and 2016

Pacific School of Religion’s Office of Contextual Learning is excited to announce upcoming Immersion courses in 2015 and 2016.

#BlackLivesMatter: Ferguson/Bay Area Activism Immersion, ...

New PSR Micro-Certificate in Transformative Community Building

Would you like to integrate you spirituality with your commitment to social justice?

Then PSR’s new Micro-Certificate in Transformative Community Building is for ...

PSR Students Speak about Transgender Inclusion on Church-Sponsored Panel

On Sunday, March 1st, PSR students Sonny Graves, Schmian Evans, and Jamie Lee Sprague-Ballou spoke on at “Room at the Table: Transgender Inclusion,” a panel discussion hosted by First ...

Dr. Justin Tanis Reflects on "Religious Liberty" Laws

CLGS managing director and PSR Adjunct Faculty member Dr. Justin Tanis reflected upon the surge of "Religious Liberty" laws in across the United States in a blog post, "Liberating Religious ...

PSR Expresses Support for Bishop Yvette Flunder

American Baptist College invited PSR alumna Bishop Yvette Flunder (MA '97) as a featured speaker at its 58th Annual Garnett-Nabrit Lecture Series. The Washington Post describes Flunder as "a ...

PSR Alumnus Bob Peters Returns to March in Selma

PSR alumnus Bob Peters (BDiv '55) returned to Selma, Ala., to commemorate the historic Civil Rights marches from Selma to Montgomery, a 54-mile journey that took place from March 21-25, 1965. ...

PSR Alumnus John Steinitz Passes Away at 86

John William Steinitz (MDiv '58) was born October 28, 1928, in Newark, New Jersey, to John and Margaret Steinitz and passed away peacefully on February 26, 2015, at La Jolla Medical Center due to ...

PSR Distinguished Alumnus Terry Messman reflects on PSR and the founding of Street Spirit

In 1995, PSR Distinguished Alumnus Terry Messman (MDiv ’85) worked with fellow PSR graduate Sally Hindman (MDiv ’90) to launch Street Spirit, a publication of the AFSC that reports on poverty, ...

PSR Alumna Evelyn Vigil Featured in Documentary Film

PSR graduate Evelyn Vigil (MDiv '00) was featured in a documentary film created by independent student filmmaker Kyle Knochenhauer.

Knochenhauer interviewed Vigil and her friends, family, ...

PSR Students Visit Alzheimers Services of the East Bay

On Monday, March 16th, Dr. Sharon Fennema and twenty-six students in her Introduction to Christian Worship class took a learning journey to visit Alzheimer's Services of the East Bay ...