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Kathleen Hamilton
February 14, 2020
This afternoon (February 14, 2020), the Andover Newton community bids a fond farewell to our Senior Executive Administrator Kathleen Hamilton.    Founding Dean Sarah Drummond...
Rev. Dr. Debora Jackson
February 12, 2020
“If we cannot teach slavery, which was irrefutably core to our history, how will we ever teach or face this country’s racist past? And if we cannot face our racism, how will...
Some of the Andover Newton runners and walkers
February 10, 2020
By: Melissa Heim, Associate for Community Formation Andover Newton Seminary students, faculty, staff, and friends joined others from Yale Divinity School for the 13th annual...
Founding Dean Sarah B. Drummond
February 4, 2020
“Since Andover Newton launched its diploma program at YDS, diploma seekers have been required to take two or three courses in leadership, including at least one course at the...
Valentin Book Cover
February 3, 2020
A new book edited by Prof. Benjamin Valentin about the future of theological education is reviewed in brief in the Christian Century. From the review: “In Looking Forward...
Ali Hillman (MDiv 2021) Photo: Mara Lavitt 2020
January 31, 2020
Ali Hillman (MDiv ‘21) had the opportunity to introduce Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Marilynne Robinson during Andover Newton’s Simpson-Hewett Lecture in...
Rev. Dr. Debora Jackson
January 30, 2020
“Of particular interest to womanist theory scholars, pastors, faith-based leaders and other leaders seeking new strategies for organizational transformation, this book...
Roberto Ochoa (MDiv '17) and Ned Allyn Parker (MDiv '10)
January 23, 2020
“Several years ago, I had an opportunity to participate in an immersion program at the Sonora/Arizona border between Mexico and the United States…” Roberto Ochoa (MDiv...
Gordon Rankin (MDiv '91) at Standing Rock
January 22, 2020
“For a long time, the idea of being “always angry” made no sense to me. If I am totally honest, I am not one who does anger a lot. Sure, I can get frustrated or upset. But as...
Student Retreat 2020
January 21, 2020
Our Andover Newton retreat started and finished with yarn! On our first day together we used yarn for an icebreaker as a way to get to know one another better. Fourteen...