Black History Month on campus of Southwest

‘The events of Black History Month have led us further into the mystery of baptism.’ In what has quickly become an essential part of the fabric of the long-standing traditions of Seminary of the Southwest, this past February saw Black History Month celebrated on campus in ways that still resonate across the community. Seminarians, faculty […]

Eric Scott named new Director of Communications at Southwest

The Very Rev. Cynthia Briggs Kittredge, Dean and President, recently announced the appointment of Eric Scott as Seminary of the Southwest’s new Director of Communications and Marketing.  In this position, he will be responsible for external and internal communications at the seminary, press relations, and the development and implementation of strategic marketing plans. He began […]

Students heed call to stand with peaceful water protectors

Written by Matt Stone, DAS ’17 In early November, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry called on Episcopalians across the country to stand with the native peoples of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation as they protect their sacred lands and water from a crude oil pipeline. Six Seminary of the Southwest students and a student’s son responded […]

Advent Meditations and Prayers 2016

You are invited to use Seminary of the Southwest’s Advent Meditations and Prayers in your daily Advent devotions. Dean and President Kittredge explains, “In these daily writings members of our community reflect on the mystery of the incarnation through the medium of their own lives and in their unique voices. I am delighted to share […]

Typewriter Rodeo comes to campus

Hosted by the seminary’s Center for Writing and Creative Expression, Typewriter Rodeo delighted all with their on-demand poetry compositions typed on vintage typewriters. All that’s required is a word, or a wish, or an idea or situation and the poets are on it, capturing the feelings behind the request with amazing insight.

Southwest seeks Director of Latino/Hispanic Studies

Academic Dean Scott Bader-Saye has issued an invitation for applications for a full-time Director of Latino/Hispanic Studies at Seminary of the Southwest. The position start date is summer of 2017. Latino/Hispanic Studies at Southwest includes an MDiv concentration, a counseling concentration, multicultural education across degrees, bilingual chapel services, special events and educational opportunities on campus, […]

Comprehensive Wellness brings Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg to Southwest

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg spoke to a gathering of students and friends from local congregations on September 14, 2016, about the relationship of parents with their children. Not a how-to-parent talk, Ruttenberg’s message focused on parenting as a spiritual practice. Mother of three children, rabbi named to the list of Rabbis to Watch in 2013 by […]