Press Clippings

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Alums featured in article on 9/11 tolerance rally

San Francisco Bay Times
September 16, 2010

PSR alums Rev. Karen Oliveto of Glide Memorial Methodist Church and Rev. Roland Stringfellow, Director of Ministerial Outreach at the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry, are featured in this article about the Show Tolerance and Not Hate Rally that was held in San Francisco on September 11, 2010.

Making faith gay-friendly with Bernard Schlager

East Bay Express, Oakland, CA
September 15, 2010

The mission and anniversary week of the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry (CLGS) is highlighted in the article Making Faith Gay-Friendly With Bernard Schlager. CLGS executive director Bernard Schlager is quoted in the article.

PSR acting president quoted in newspaper article

San Francisco Chronicle
September 11, 2010

Rev. Hubert G. Locke, acting president of the Pacific School of Religion, is quoted in an article about the increasing of anti-Muslim sentiments since September 11, 2001. 

PSR Alum/Staff Member Awarded Horizons Foundation Grant

San Francisco Bay Times
September 9, 2010

PSR alum Reverend Roland Stringfellow of the Center for Lesbian/Gay Studies in Religious Ministry (CLGS) will receive $25,000 from the Horizons Foundation to help create curriculum that will be used for African-American faith community audiences to educate on theological rationales for marriage equality and the inclusion of LGBT members in their congregations.

PSR Alum Welcomed as Transitional Pastor

Kirksville Daily Express, Kirksville, Mo.
September 9, 2010

PSR DMin alum Rev. Dr. Steve McDuff is welcomed as the new transitional minister at The Kirksville First Christian Church.

PSR almuna mentioned in article

The Oakland Tribute, Oakland, CA
August 23, 2010

PSR alumna Rev. Curran Reichert (MDiv 2000) was mentioned in this article about Rev. Jane Adams Spahr.

PSR faculty member quoted in blog posting
August 11, 2010

PSR faculty member and CLGS Executive Director Bernard Schlager was quoted in the blog posting about the Cathedral of Hope in Dallas, TX and the "gay church."

PSR alum highlighed on historical Web site
August 9, 2010

PSR alum Pythagoras Caravellas (MA 1927) is lifted up in the story "From Harvard MD to Orthodox priest: the Fr. Pythagoras Caravellas story" published on the Web site for the Society for Orthodox Christian History in the Americas. (Although not mentioned in this story, his thesis title is listed as “The Hellenistic Element in the Religion of Paul.”)

Doug Adams Gallery in the Badè Museum mentioned in article

The Berkeley Daily Planet
August 9, 2010

Echos and Fragments exhibit in the Doug Adams Gallery was mention in this article.

PSR alumnae's joint call featured

Cape Code Times, Hyannis, MA
August 8, 2010

PSR alumnae JD Benson (MDiv 2001) & Mary M. Ganz (MDiv 2006) have been called as co-ministers of the Unitarian Universalist First Parish Brewster. The uniqueness of this joint call is highlighted in this article.