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School of Theology and Ministry

Seattle University School of Theology and Ministry students come from almost every decade of life experience and from a gamut of religious backgrounds and faith perspectives. We believe that the best kind of learning comes from great conversations; that different points of view colliding and intermingling make learning richer and deeper.

Recent Publication: Dr. Cobb Adds to Relationship Research on Intimate Partner Violence

Dr. Becky Cobb, Clinical Coordinator of the Couples & Family Therapy Program and Assistant Clinical Professor at the School of Theology and Ministry, recently published an article exploring the factors at play when victims of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) remain in relationships. Dr. Cobb, who has conducted extensive research on Intimate Partner Violence, says this work relates directly to the trauma course she teaches each fall quarter.
Feb 16, 2017

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Two Transformational Leadership Alumnae Develop Nonprofit to Support Women in Uganda

Sr. Maria Nassali and Cindy Pickreign, two alumnae from the transformational leadership program, share their story of creating a nonprofit called Empower Your Neighbor.
Feb 13, 2017

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The School of Theology and Ministry’s Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Contributes to International Practical Theology Research

Dr. Tito Cruz, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry will serve as Vice-President of the International Academy of Practical Theology (IAPT) and present research during the IAPT conference in Oslo, Norway.
Feb 9, 2017

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Attend Seattle University’s Annual Search for Meaning Book Festival!

Join us on February 25 as Seattle University hosts the 9th annual Search for Meaning Book Festival. Held on the university’s campus, Search for Meaning draws over 50 nationally and internationally acclaimed authors and artists for an interactive, introspective experience. Read more about this year’s event and notable authors.
Feb 7, 2017

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School of Theology and Ministry offers online marketing class to pastors and religious leaders

The School of Theology and Ministry’s Economics and Pastoral Leadership Project is offering an online marketing and communications class for those who are looking to tell the story of their church or community.
Feb 1, 2017

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Director of the Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs Moderates Panel Discussion on the Teachings of Pope Francis

The director of the Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs, Dr. Manuel Mejido, will join the Seattle University Law Review in a conversation about Pope Francis’s influence on the global dialogue about social justice, capitalism, and climate change and the implications of his teachings on law and policy.
Jan 31, 2017

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Clinical Coordinator of the Couples & Family Therapy Program Publishes Chapter on “Spirituality and Religion”

Becky Cobb, Clinical Coordinator of the Couples & Family Therapy Program at the School of Theology and Ministry published a chapter in an ethics text on “Spirituality and Religion,” a topic that is central to the work done at the School of Theology and Ministry’s Master of Arts in Couples & Family Therapy program.
Jan 26, 2017

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From the Dean: Trusting That Light Will Come From the Dark

Read Dr. Mark Markuly's reflection on institutional change and the historical, cultural and generational movements that help shape it.
Jan 23, 2017

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Join Us at the World Interfaith Harmony Week Banquet

Join the School of Theology and Ministry to celebrate the annual worldwide Interfaith Harmony Week at this special banquet. The evening will feature a conversation with four special guests from different faith traditions addressing the question: Can silence speak in a noisy world?
Jan 19, 2017

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Call for Participants: Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs Develops Puget Sound Interfaith Network for Public Theology

The School of Theology and Ministry’s Center for Religious Wisdom & World Affairs is currently seeking to engage Puget Sound religious leaders from a variety of faith traditions as members of the Puget Sound Interfaith Network for Public Theology.
Jan 17, 2017

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