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In memoriam: Rev. Daniel Livingston Aprá (1915-2010)

Reverend Dan Aprá, retired United Church of Christ minister, died at the age of 94 on June 11, 2010 at Piedmont Gardens in Oakland. Aprá graduated from seminary at Colgate-Rochester Divinity ...

Jeffrey Kuan named dean of Drew Theological School

Associate Professor Jeffrey Kuan has been appointed dean of the theological school at Drew University, a United Methodist institution in Madison, New Jersey and will be leaving PSR at the end of the f

Board launches McKinney Endowment

Pacific School of Religion’s Board of Trustees announces the creation of the William McKinney Endowment for Innovation and Leadership to honor his devotion to and accomplishments for the school. ...

Six students honored at PSR’s 143rd commencement

PSR held its 143rd commencement on May 23 at First Congregational Church of Oakland.

Hubert Locke named acting president of PSR

Pacific School of Religion’s Board of Trustees has announced that Hubert G. Locke, professor and dean emeritus of public affairs at the University of Washington, will serve as acting president ...

PSR and CDSP to explore the possibility of further integration

For more than a century, Pacific School of Religion (PSR) and the Church Divinity School of the Pacific (CDSP) have enjoyed a close working relationship, for much of this time in partnership with othe

Board elects four new members

At its May 2010 meeting, Pacific School of Religion’s Board of Trustees elected four new members. Three will serve for three years; the student trustee will serve for two years.

Free Tuesday Night Talks to feature renowned authors and scholars

Pacific School of Religion is pleased to offer a series of free talks by its most recognized Summer Session teachers. Attendees will soak up wisdom from some of the premiere authors and scholars ...

McKinney delivers final chapel sermon as PSR president

Retiring PSR president Bill McKinney, and chair of the PSR board of trustees Sharon MacArthur delivered a dialogue sermon reflecting on the past, present, and future of PSR.

PSR now composting dining hall food waste

Pacific School of Religion is now composting food scraps in D’Autremont Dining Hall.