Read and watch students, faculty and alums describe their journeys—and share your own Perkins Story!
Bishop Mike McKee

Bishop Mike McKee

Mike McKee, bishop of the Dallas Area (North Texas Annual Conference) of The United Methodist Church and chair of the Perkins Executive Board, tells his Perkins story.

Dr. Swee Hong Lin

Dr. Swee Hong Lin

Dr. Swee Hong Lin (M.S.M ’96)—a worship leader at the 2013 World Council of Churches Assembly in Korea—tells his story.

Dr. C. Michael Hawn

Dr. C. Michael Hawn

Read the Perkins Story of Dr. C. Michael Hawn, University Distinguished Professor of Church Music and Director of Master of Sacred Music Program at Perkins School of Theology.

Jose Sanchez-Perry

Jose Sanchez-Perry

Recent graduate Jose Sanchez-Perry (M.Div. 2014) shares his Perkins story.

Rev. James Lyles

Rev. James Lyles

Rev. James Lyles (M.Th./1955) holds a historic place in Perkins history. Read his story.

Rev. Dr. Helen Betenbaugh

Rev. Dr. Helen Betenbaugh

The Rev. Dr. Helen Betenbaugh, who earned Master of Divinity (1993) and Doctor of Ministry (1997) degrees from Perkins School of Theology, talks about accessibility at Perkins.

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Dr. Ruben Habito

Faculty member Dr. Ruben Habito, Professor of World Religions and Spirituality Coordinator of Spiritual Formation, talks about coming to Perkins School of Theology.

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Bishop John Wesley Hardt

Read the Perkins story of Bishop John Wesley Hardt, who earned the B.D. degree from Southern Methodist University in 1946, and is Bishop in Residence Emeritus at Perkins School of Theology.

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Jeff Dungan

Student Jeff Dungan talks about his experience at SMU Perkins School of Theology.

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La’Sheena Simmons

Watch the interview with SMU Perkins School of Theology student La’Sheena Simmons.

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Carmen Peterson

Student Carmen Peterson talks about SMU Perkins School of Theology.

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Evelyn L. Parker

Evelyn L. Parker, Associate Professor of Christian Education and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, talks about Perkins School of Theology.


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