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Meet our newest students
Meet our newest students
A graduate of Marquette University, Kelsey Simkins has volunteered at a nonprofit urban farm in Milwaukee and worked with those on the margins of society in Denver. At MTSO, she’s a Master of Arts in Practical Theology student focusing on ecology. Learn more about Kelsey and her classmates.
$425,000 Luce grant funds environmental initiative
$425,000 Luce grant funds environmental initiative
The Henry Luce Foundation grant will support the establishment of the Seminary Environmental Leadership Initiative. It will be shared by MTSO, the Green Seminary Initiative and the Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development.
Feb 15
What is the value of talking with loved ones and congregants about end of life? How do we have these conversations? And why are they so hard? Rev. Kristin Langstraat and her chaplaincy colleagues from OhioHealth will offer a presentation and lead discussions around these and other questions.
Feb 20–Feb 21
Meet other promising prospective seminarians and interview for full-tuition scholarships. Apply by Jan. 17 to be part of two days that could change your life.
Feb 22
Andrea Boxill, deputy director of the Governor’s Cabinet Opiate Action Team at the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, will focus on the opioid epidemic, the history of the drug, its effects on society and how the community should respond.