Claremont in the Media January 2013
Claremont School of Theology News
The 35th Anniversary of CST’s Annual King Celebration has been covered in: Cal-Pac Update – several issues, The Los Angeles Sentinel, Claremont UMC’s Window, Claremont UCC’s Fireseed, Boston University, the Claremont Colleges Calendar News, Eventful, MCC News, and more.
A clip of Professor Emeritus Cornish Rogers talking about attending school and shooting hoops with Martin Luther King, Jr. will be airing on NBA TV in February for Black History Month. They will alert us when they know the airdate.
Rachel Held Evans featured Monica A. Coleman on her blog – the subject: “Ask a Liberation Theologian”
Jack Jackson spoke at Tempe First UMC on “Evangelism after Hogwarts: Proclamation with the Never-Churched.”
Helene Slessarev-Jamir delivered a major speech on Christmas in Nagaland, Northeastern India to a huge crowd.
Alumnus Rev. Luke Nelson and his wife were featured in the Le Sueur News-Herald.
Claremont Lincoln University News
Tamar Frankiel’s Appointment as the First Orthodox Woman to Head a Rabbinical School received a flurry of media attention, including: Her Huffington Post essay, Inside Higher Ed, The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A., The Jewish Daily Forward, The JTA - Global News Service of the Jewish People, Haaretz, St. Louis Jewish Light, Ohalah, Your Jewish News, Jweekly.com, and more.
The Inauguration of the Center for Skih Studies (tonight, 7pm, Haddon) was featured in: India West, India Journal, Sikhsiyasat.net, American Turban - twice, Kirpan – The Sikh News Network, and Odyssey Networks and other news.
Bayan President-Designate Jihad Turk was recently invited to be one of nine American Muslim leaders to have a meet-and-greet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The Voices of Wisdom series continued with "To Have and To Hold" at ICSC. The next event will be in Claremont in March – details to come.
Islamic Society of North America featured the open plenary of Claremont Lincoln’s Muslim Perspectives on Peace Building Conference in its e-news.
PhD student Bhikshuni Lozang Trinlae had her practical theology research paper for the Memnosyne Foundation published in January’s Journal of Inter-Religious Dialogue.
CST, AJRCA, and other Claremont Lincoln students participated in InterSem 2013 to build relationships between Jewish and Christian seminarians.
Claremont Lincoln is now accepting applications for our first online M.A. in Ethical Leadership – see www.ClaremontLincoln.org/leadership.