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PSR Student Receives Merit Scholarship for Leadership and Service

We are proud to announce that Demitrius Burnett has been selected to receive to receive a Merit Scholarship from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Announcing the Jeanne Audrey Powers Leadership for Change Scholarship

The Jeanne Audrey Powers Leadership for Change Scholarship is an innovative program for United Methodist seminarians studying at any one of the thirteen United Methodist seminaries in the United St

Schlager Completes Term as Interim President; Returns to Extended Appointment as Vice President & Dean

Incoming President David Vásquez-Levy and Pacific School of Religion’s Board of Trustees announced today that Bernard Schlager, PhD, has been re-a

Activist Andrea Smith Speaks at PSR

On December 11th, anti-violence activist and educator Andrea Smith braved the rain to visit PSR for a public lecture entitled "Decolonizing Spirituality." As she shared her scholarship ...

An Open Letter from Students and Faculty Arrested During Protests

On the night of December 8th, a group of GTU students and faculty were participating in a protest that marched through Berkeley and Emeryville.

Students and Faculty Participate in Millions March Oakland

This past Saturday, a group of students and instructors returned to the streets to be a part of Millions March Oakland.

Students and Faculty Arrested During Berkeley Protests

Berkeley, CA – Hungry and exhausted, 10 students and faculty from Pacific School of Religion returned to campus Tuesday afternoon after being arrested Monday night while peacefully protest

"The day when Love is made flesh among us": A Faculty Member on the Recent Berkeley Protests

First Night Reflections 

As I walked back to my apartment from downtown Berkeley and now sit at my desk, I can hear the helicopters still flying overhead, shining spotlights on protests ...

"Welcome, Rev. David": A PSR Student Interviews Our Next President

As 2015 swiftly approaches, Pacific School of Religion is preparing to celebrate the inauguration of Rev. David Vásquez-Levy. I was given the distinct honor of sitting down with him to ...

PSR Alum Kittredge Cherry ('90) Publishes Modern Passion of Christ

Alumna Rev. Kittredge Cherry (MDiv '90) and artist Douglas Blanchard invite us to meet Jesus as a gay man of today in a contemporary city with a new book, "The Passion of Christ: A Gay ...