Focusing on the Future, Dean Ragsdale Delivers State of the School Address

Cambirdge, MA (May 19, 2014) -- The Very Rev. Katherine Hancock Ragsdale, President and Dean of Episcopal Divinity School, delivered the 2014 State of the School Address at the annual Alumni/ae Association luncheon during the School's Alumni/ae Days earlier this month. Dean Ragsdale's speech focused on the future of theological education and EDS's plans for future growth. Dean Ragsdale issued a 2014 EDS Fact Sheet as an addendum to the speech. 

The text of Dean Ragsdale's speech and the addendum are available online at

The President and Dean of EDS traditionally gives two State of the School Addresses each year, one at the St. John's Society Dinner in the fall, and one at the Alumni/ae Association's annual meeting in the spring.