Press Clippings

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PSR Alum featured in article

AOL News
January 5, 2011

PSR alum Victoria Kolakowski is highlighted in this article titled: "Victoria Kolakowski: 5 Facts About America's First Transgender Superior Court Judge"

PSR mentioned in a blog posting

Sexuality and Religion: What's the Connection? Blog
December 31, 2010

Rev.Debra W. Haffner of the Religious Institute mentions PSR in her year-end blog posting.

Alum Laura Adelia, first woman chaplain in Antarctica

Armed with Science, Dispatches from Antarctica
December 22, 2010

Alum Laura Adelia, first woman chaplain to serve in Antarctica, was pinned to Lt. Colonel in a service promoted in this news announcement as "The Coolest Promotion Ever!"

PSR alum advocates for pedestrian safety

San Francisco Chronicle
December 20, 2010

PSR alum John Alex Lowell (MDiv 2010) is featured in an article about the dangers for pedestrians on the streets of San Francisco.

PSR Faculty Member's article posted on website

Biblical Archaeology Review, Washington, DC
December 18, 2010

Aaron Brody, the Diretor of the Badè Museum of Biblical Archaeology at PSR wrote an article regarding his work at the museum.

PSR student named to the board of SAVE

"dBusinessNews," Raleigh-Durham, NC
December 10, 2010

PSR MDiv student Kit Evans has been named to the National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere (SAVE) Board of Directors.

PSR Faculty Member's Book is Reviewed

Journal of Postcolonial Theory and Theology
December 1, 2010

A review of the book They Were All Together in One Place? Toward Minority Biblical Criticism, edited by PSR faculty member Tat-siong Benny Liew, along with friends of CLGS Randall C. Bailey and Fernando F. Segovia is published in the December 2010 edition of Journal of Postcolonial Theory and Theology.

PSR trustee now UC Davis provost and executive vice chancellor

University of California, Davis
November 23, 2010

PSR Trustee Ralph J. Hexter, a respected university administrator, scholar in classics and comparative literature, and former executive dean at UC Berkeley, is leaving the presidency of Hampshire College and returning to California to become the provost and executive vice chancellor at UC Davis.

PSR alumna to present a book reading

Camarillo Acorn Online
November 19, 2010

Jan Christian (MDiv 2002) will present a reading of her book Leave No Brother Behind: A Sister’s War Memoir on December 5, 2010 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, CA.

For more information on her book, please visit

PSR alum is the new pastor at a UCC church

Whittier Daily News, Whittier, CA
November 18, 2010

PSR alum Rev. Paul Clay (MDiv 1988) is the new pastor at Hillcrest Congregational Church in Whittier, CA.