September 2019

New Intern Program Associate Director

Over the summer, Dr. Ángel J. Gallardo joined the faculty and staff as Associate Director of the Intern Program of Perkins. He earned a Doctor of Philosophy from the Graduate Program in Religious Studies at SMU in 2018, served as a teaching assistant at Perkins, and has taught several classes in the Regional Course of Study School. He looks forward to using his knowledge of the Christian tradition to help students integrate their studies and experience with the practical [...]

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  • Michael Hawn (left) with the 2019 cohort of Doctor of Pastoral Music students: (left to right) Yvette Lau, Megan Mash, Cristen Mitchell, Nicole Gray.

Student News

Caleb Brimmage Perkins student Caleb Brimmage was recently featured on the United Methodist Higher Education Foundation (UMHEF) website. Caleb is a UMHEF scholar and is pursuing an M.Div. In addition, he’s working part-time in youth ministry at Grace United Methodist Church in Dallas.  See his profile here.     Summer DPM cohort Michael Hawn, University Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Church Music and Director of the Doctor of Pastoral Music Program, met this summer with the 2019 cohort of Doctor [...]

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Faculty Update

Faiths in Conversation   Robert Hunt, Director of Global Theological Education, will participate in Faiths in Conversation, a four-part program presented this fall by Interfaith Council of Thanks-Giving Foundation, Perkins School of Theology and The Dallas Institute on September 9, October 14, November 11 and December 9. The series will look at the question, “How can we escape our silos and find intersections of the diversity of faiths with which Dallas is so rich?” The opening conversation on September [...]

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Alumni/ae Update

Emily Everett in Brazil Emily Everett (M.Div. ’13) is living and working in Brazil as a global missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of the UMC, with her efforts focused on an afterschool program called the Shade and Fresh Water Project, a ministry of the Brazilian Methodist Church. “We have several projects all over the country and one of them is located in Boa Vista, Roraima which is about 200 km from the Venezuela border,” she said. [...]

2020-04-01T20:11:19+00:00 September 4, 2019|
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