News

President's blog reports on spring 2009 highlights

The most recent entry to Bill's Blog posts the president's report to the board of trustees at the May 2009 board meeting.

"This is my 26th report to the board of trustees and it comes ...

PSR faculty and staff in the news

Current faculty and staff, as well as one former faculty member, have made their voices heard in recent media stories.

PSR welcomes new trustees

Six new trustees were elected at the May meeting of the PSR Board of Trustees. Five will serve for three years; student trustees serve for two years. (Pictured from left: Dick Hom, ML Daniel, ...

Seven students honored at PSR's 142nd commencement

PSR held its 142nd commencement on May 24 at First Congregational Church of Oakland.

Graduation Week Album

PSR celebrated Commencement 2009 with a week of festivities.

Incoming Merit Scholar receives FTE Award

Staci Imes, incoming PSR Merit Scholar in Fall 2009, has been awarded a Congregational Fellowship by the Fund for Theological Education (FTE).

PSR faculty and staff arrested following Prop 8 decision

Four clergy members on the faculty and staff of Pacific School of Religion (PSR) were arrested near City Hall in San Francisco in acts of civil disobedience following the California Supreme Court’s

Distinguished alum Shiego Tanabe dies

Shiego Tanabe, who received a Distinguished Alumni/ae Award from PSR in 2008, died on May 6 in Honolulu, HI. Born in Fort Thompson, WA in 1908, he received the MDiv from PSR in 1937. Shortly after ...

PSR improves access for hearing impaired

IT systems administrator Jeffrey DiGregorio announced this week that PSR has installed an induction loop system in the Chapel of the Great Commission.

PSR celebrates Dance Anywhere Day

On April 24 PSR celebrated Dance Anywhere Day, which kicked off National Dance Week. Students, faculty, staff, and family members joined in a dance to live music on the quad. The event was ...