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Archbishop Desmond Tutu Receives LGBT Human Rights Award; thanks LGBT People and Asks for Forgiveness

Archbishop Desmond Tutu once again set a stellar example for religious leaders and faith communities with this outspoken and unrelenting stand for justice and human dignity.

King commemorated on eve of 40th anniversary of assassination

Pacific School of Religion commemorated the life and teaching of Martin Luther King, Jr. on Thursday, April 3, the eve of the 40th anniversary of his assassination.

Oscar Romero Tribute April 7-29

A month of events honoring the life and struggle of Archbishop Romero and peoples of Latin American Descent.

Proclaiming "Advancing Racial Justice Month" this April at PSR

On behalf of the Pacific School of Religion community and its Dismantling Racism Committee, I am pleased to announce that we are proclaiming April 2008 as "Advancing Racial Justice Month" on Holy H

In Memoriam: Milton Wolff (1915–2008)

Milton Wolff died on January 14, 2008. Formerly a bookbinder for the PSR Library, Wolff was famous for his leftist politics and for volunteering to fight against Franco in Spain.

Boyung Lee first woman of color to receive tenure at PSR

At the close of 2007, PSR faculty member Boyung Lee was promoted to associate professor of educational ministries. What was extraordinary about the promotion of ...

In Memoriam: Sybil Jean Logan, former trustee

Sybil Jean Logan, former PSR trustee, recently died. Her donations helped create the media facilities and special dance floor for art and religion studies at PSR.

In Memoriam: PSR alum Arthur Eaton

Arthur Eaton died February 11, 2008. He was a PSR alum and husband of beloved PSR dance instructor Carla de Sola.

In Memoriam: GTU leader John Dillenberger

John Dillenberger, who was instrumental in founding the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, died Thursday February 7, 2008 of complications from Parkinson's disease at his El Cerrito home.

PSR honors distinguished alums for 2008

Since 1995, Pacific School of Religion (PSR) Alumni/ae Council has presented its annual Distinguished Alumni/ae Awards to graduates who have provided outstanding service in their ministry or ...