News from EDS

The Rev. Dr. William M. Kondrath Elected President-Elect of the Academy of Religious Leadership (ARL)

Dr. Kondrath

On April 21, at the Academy of Religious Leadership annual meeting in Seattle, the Rev. Dr. William M. Kondrath, William Lawrence Professor of Pastoral Theology and Director of Theological Field Education at Episcopal Divinity School, was elected president-elect of the Academy of Religious Leadership (ARL). He will become president of ARL in April 2013.

Dr. Ingrid Mattson to Deliver Kellogg Lectures

On Thursday, May 3, 2012, Dr. Ingrid Mattson will deliver the Kellogg Lectures at Episcopal Divinity School. Dr. Mattson took a few minutes to answer our questions about the importance of thinking from an interfaith perspective.

Q: Why do you think interfaith work is so important in today’s world?

Arthur Vining Davis Foundations Award Episcopal Divinity School $200,000 Educational Technology Grant

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, based in Jacksonville, Florida, recently announced that it has awarded Episcopal Divinity School a grant of $200,000. The award will be used to support President Ragsdale’s goal of strengthening the institution by updating its educational technology.

History Among Us

Tom Logan

UPDATE: On Wednesday, May 2, 2012 alumnus Tom Logan PDS ’41 passed from this life to his eternal home. EDS recently recognized Logan as a recipient of the Distinguished Alumni/ae Award.