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General Seminary Holds 192nd Commencement [PHOTOS+VIDEO]

General Seminary Holds 192nd Commencement [PHOTOS+VIDEO]

The General Theological Seminary
Class of 2014

The General Theological Seminary held its 192nd Commencement on May 14, 2014. Thirty-five women and men received degrees, diplomas, and certificates conferred by the Seminary’s Dean and President, the Very Rev. Kurt H. Dunkle. The Seminary’s honorary doctorate was conferred on the Rt. Rev. Douglas Hahn ’96, the Rt. Rev. Chip Stokes ’90, and the Rev. Canon C. K.  Read more...

General Seminary Holds 191st Commencement [PHOTO + VIDEO]

General Seminary Holds 191st Commencement [PHOTO + VIDEO]

The General Theological Seminary held its 191th Commencement on May 15, 2013. Forty-six women and men received degrees, diplomas, or certificates conferred by the Seminary’s Associate Dean, the Rev. Dr. Patrick Malloy. The Seminary’s honorary doctorate was conferred on the Reverend Carol Anderson, the Right Reverend Andrew M. L. Dietsche, and the Right Reverend Dorsey W. M. McConnell.

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Awards and Prizes from the 191st Commencement at The General Theological Seminary

Awards and Prizes from the 191st Commencement at The General Theological Seminary

The following prizes were awarded at the 191st Commencement on May 15, 2013:

The Alumni/ae Prize in Ecclesiastical History was awarded to Mary Julia Jett, Class of 2013.

The Winifred H. Clark, Jr. Prize in Anglican Mission and Social Justice was awarded to William Stephens Geffine, Class of 2013.

The Journeys Unlimited New York Holy Land Travel Prize was awarded to Nicholas Sollom, Class of 2013.  Read more...

General Seminary Confers Three Honorary Doctorates

General Seminary Confers Three Honorary Doctorates

The Rev. Carol Anderson, the Rev. Dr. Patrick Malloy, the Rt. Rev. Andrew Dietsche, and the Rt. Rev. Dorsey McConnell.

The Rev. Carol Anderson was ordained a priest in 1977, among the first women so ordained in The Episcopal Church. She served in a variety of parishes, both small and large, before being called in 1989 as Rector of All Saints’ Episcopal Church, in Beverly Hills, California, in the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles, where she ministered until her retirement in January 2010.   Read more...


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General Seminary Confers Four Honorary Doctorates

General Seminary Confers Four Honorary Doctorates

The Rev. Dr. Richard Pfaff, David Booth Beers, Esq., the Most Rev. Martín Barahona, the Rev. Dr. Patrick Malloy (GTS Associate Dean), and the Rev. Canon Carl Gerdau.

At its 190th Commencement ceremonies, The General Theological Seminary conferred honorary doctorates on the Most Rev. Martín Barahona, Bishop of El Salvador; David Booth Beers, Esq., Chancellor to the Presiding Bishop; the Rev. Canon Carl Gerdau, distinguished church leader; and the Rev.  Read more...

Awards and Prizes from the 190th Commencement at General Seminary

The following prizes were awarded at the 190th Commencment on May 16, 2012:

The Alumni/ae Prize in Ecclesiastical History was awarded to Rebecca Anne Barnes, Class of 2012.

The Journeys Unlimited New York Holy Land Travel Prize was awarded to Keith Alden Voets, Class of 2012.

The Bishop of Newark Preaching Prize for a sermon by a graduating M.Div. student on the bases of content, delivery, theological consistency and biblical integrity was awarded to Samuel V.  Read more...


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General Seminary Holds 190th Commencement [PHOTO]

General Seminary Holds 190th Commencement [PHOTO]

The General Theological Seminary held its 190th Commencement on May 16, 2012. Fifty-four women and men received degrees, diplomas, or certificates conferred by the Seminary’s Associate Dean, the Rev. Dr. Patrick Malloy. The Seminary’s honorary doctorate was conferred on the Most Rev. Martín Barahona, Bishop of El Salvador; David Booth Beers, Esq., Chancellor to the Presiding Bishop; the Rev. Canon Carl Gerdau, distinguished church leader; and the Rev.  Read more...

Student Prize Opportunities for 2012

The General Theological Seminary of the Episcopal Church

General Seminary annually awards a number of prizes in areas that have been designated by donors over the many years of the seminary’s existence.  Each prize has one faculty member who coordinate(s) the process; in some cases other faculty members and persons from outside the Seminary participate in the process.  Prizes in reading and preaching involve specially arranged times for performance in these areas, usually during Reading Days.    Read more...