2023 Alumni/ae Convocation

Event time: 
Thursday, October 12, 2023 - 8:30am to 8:15pm
Andover Newton Seminary at Yale Divinity School See map
409 Prospect St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Unable to join us in person? Stream opening worship here.

Registration for Alumni/ae Convocation is now closed, however there will be limited walk-in registrations available. For information about parking, and a full list of events open to all alumni/ae of the Partners on the Quad, visit the YDS Convocation Page. For other questions, contact Ned Allyn Parker.

Like last year, classes will be in session during this event, which will afford Alumni/ae more opportunities to interact with current students. Andover Newton Seminary’s Advisory Council will also be on campus for their October meeting, so we will all begin the day in worship together!

Schedule for Andover Newton Convocation 2023   

8:30 am - Registration desk opens to pick up name tags and room schedules.

9:30 am - Opening Worship with Founding Dean Sarah B. Drummond to speak, Mark Miller leading music, and the Rev. Dr. Yvonne Delk to receive the Spirit of the Hill Award. Worship will be livestreamed beginning at 9:30 am. Visit Yale Divinity School’s Livestream Page to watch!

11:30 am - Marquand Chapel and the Yale Divinity School Beecher Lecture offered this year by Prof. Dr.  Alexander Deeg.

12:30 pm - All community lunch with Alumni/ae from Yale Divinity School, Berkeley Divinity School, and Andover Newton coming together to break bread and fellowship.

1:30 pm - Join Mark Heim’s Theology of Medicine class, which will be hosting a conversation with Dr. Lydia Dugdale about her book The Lost Art of Dying.

3:30 pm - Workshop with Gregory Mobley focusing on his new book Judges: Once Upon a Time in Israel

4:15 pm - Break / Explore Campus

5:30 pm - Colloquium with current Andover Newton Seminary Students led by Ned Allyn Parker (ANTS MDiv ‘10), Dean Sarah B. Drummond, and S. Mark Heim (ANTS MDiv ‘76)

6:30 pm - Emmaus Dinner with Andover Newton alumni/ae, faculty, staff, and students

7:15 pm - Emmaus Worship