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Malaysian scholar offers class and Earl Lecture

Malaysian scholar and environmental activist Chandra Muzaffar, president of International Movement for a Just World (JUST), will teach a four-day course and deliver two free public lectures at the Pac

Pacific School of Religion Earl Lectures to address religion, environment, and social justice

Held at First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA, January 22-24, 2008

PSR Alum Evelyn Kendall dies

PSR alumnus Evelyn Lucille Davis Kendall passed away on Nov. 30, 2007 at her home.

Joining the PSR Family

Three new faculty members joined Pacific School of Religion last year.

Doug Adams memorial: A wild, creative celebration of a dynamic professor

The book of Ecclesiastes says, "For everything there is a season...a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance" (Eccles. 3:1, 4).

PSR mourns former trustee Robert Riddell

Robert James Riddell, Jr., PhD, former chair of the Board of Trustees of Pacific School of Religion, died August 16, 2007, at his home in Oakland, CA. Dr.

Tribute to Robert James Riddell from son James Riddell

A man of ideas, caring, vision, and action, he didn't do anything halfway.

At the age of 84, Bob breathed his last breath with his wife Kay at his side, August 16, 2007.

Doug Adams, pioneering professor in religion and the arts, dies

Doug Adams, professor of Christianity and the arts at Pacific School of Religion for 31 years, died at the home of friends in Jackson, CA on July 24, 2007.

Former PSR President Neely McCarter dies

Neely Dixon McCarter, president of Pacific School of Religion from 1979 to 1991, died May 10, 2006, in Xi'an, China, where he and his wife, Jean, had been touring. He was 77 years old.