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PSR Welcomes Visiting Professor in New Testament, Yii-Jan Lin

PSR is pleased to announce that Yii-Jan Lin has been hired as our 2013 Visiting Professor of New Testament.

Ms. Lin received her BA from Pomona College, an MA in English Literature from the ...

PSR Alumnae Honored at UCC General Synod 29

At the UCC General Synod this year, two PSR Alumnae were honored for their work. Rev.

PSR Alum’s African American Project Goes National

Reverend Roland Stringfellow (MDiv/CSR ‘06) began developing the Umoja Project in 2008, when he saw the need for a program that would facilitate reconciliation and healing between the African ...

Staff, Faculty, and Students Participate in Prop 8/DOMA Press Conference

In response to the SCOTUS decision announced Wednesday morning, the Coalition of Welcoming Congregations organized an Interfaith Religious Leaders Press Conference on the steps of Grace Cathedral. ...

Ray Welles (MDiv '55) Receives Grant for Eldering Ministries in Pleasant Hill

After a long and successful career, UCC Minister & 2013 Distinguished Alum Rev. Dr. Ray Welles (‘55) came out of retirement in 2010 to found an Eldering Ministries program at Hillcrest ...

PSR Community Says Farewell to Riess Potterveld & Kathi McShane

This past Wednesday, the PSR community gathered in D'Autremont to say goodbye to President Riess Potterveld and VP for Advancement Kathi McShane. Board member Stan Watson and new Dean Bernie ...

PSR at Wild Goose Festival, Aug 8-11

Admissions Associate Amy Moore is excited to travel to North Carolina in August for the Wild Goose Festival.  “Getting to spend four days in the mountains at an outdoor festival centered around ...

PSR's Board Chair's Letter to Broader Community

Over the last year, PSR has been working on a new vision for theological education.

PSR Announces Changemaker Fellowship Program

The PSR Board of Trustees has created the Changemaker Fellowship Program as one way of living into our new vision. Approved by the Board in April, our new vision states that PSR will equip leaders ...

PSR Faculty & Alum Honored at UMC Conference

Dr. Randall Miller, Assistant Professor of United Methodist Studies, Ethics, and Leadership & Executive Director of the Leadership Initiative and PSR alum Rev. Karen Oliveto (MDiv '83), ...