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Two New Faculty Recognitions!
Jeffery L. Tribble, Sr. received the Frederick Douglas Award from the International Ministers and Layman Association of The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in Spartanburg, SC on February 28.
Christine Roy Yoder is one of six new Luce Scholars named by ATS and the Henry Luce Foundation, Inc. as Henry Luce III Fellows in Theology for 2014-2015. Supported by grants of up to $75,000 each, the Fellows will engage in yearlong theological research projects and present their findings for publication. Professor Yoder’s project will focus on “Contours of Desire in Israelite Wisdom Literature.”
2014-15 Student Coordinating Council Elections!
Elections for President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary of the executive council of SCC.
March 5 - Nominations due by 11:59p to Steve Sankey at email@example.com
March 11 and 12- Elections held in Refectory. Check your CTS Mailbox for your ballot.
Elections for Senior and Junior Class President, Representative (to serve on SCC) and Senior and Junior Class representatives for the Nominating Committee.
March 14 - Nominations for Class officers are due at 11:59p to Steve Sankey at firstname.lastname@example.org
March 25 and 26 - Elections held in Refectory. Check your CTS Mailbox for your ballot.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find the job descriptions for the officers? On the school website at: http://www.ctsnet.edu/files/documents/SS_SCCOperationsManual.pdf
Can I run for an SCC office and a Class office? Yes. Elections for SCC offices will occur first. Nominations for the class offices are due the Friday following those elections.
What if I am not on campus to vote? You may cast an absentee ballot via email. If you would like an absentee ballot, email Steve Sankey at email@example.com before March 10.
2nd Annual Creation Care Sermon Prize
The winner receives a cash prize and preaches the sermon at the Earth Day Chapel on Monday, April 21. Sermons should address the intersections of the Bible, the Church, and environmental concerns (e.g. sustainability, resilience, water, land, energy, climate change, food, communicable disease). The award is open to current students in Columbia's MDiv, MATS, MAPT, and ThM programs. Submit printed manuscripts to Ann Clay Adams without names; however she must know the author. DEADLINE: Friday, March 14, 2014.