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William Turner to Deliver MLK Keynote Jan. 20

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Turner, professor of the practice of homiletics and a member of one of the first classes to include African Americans, will speak on "Praise, Protest & Power: 50 Years in the Making," complementing the 50th anniversary of Duke's first black undergraduate students.

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Profiles of Service: Laura Beach

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Rev. Laura Beach, a Thriving Rural Communities fellow and Duke Divinity alumna now serving Longtown UMC in Yadkinville, N.C., describes the richness she finds in rural ministry.

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Learning Leadership From Moses

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Thursday, November 1, 2012
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Learning Leadership

The story of Moses provides us with lessons in Christian leadership for God's people today, writes Dean Richard Hays in Divinity magazine.

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Duke Forward Campaign Launches

Monday, October 1, 2012

Divinity School aims to raise $80 million as its part of the university-wide campaign.

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On Saturday, Sept. 29, the Duke University Board of Trustees approved the launching of a major comprehensive fundraising campaign. The campaign, known as Duke Forward, will raise support for all schools, units, and programs within the university.

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Celebrate the City

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Andy Crouch, who will lecture at the 2012 Convocation & Pastors' School Oct. 15-16, discusses what it means for Christians to be fully involved in the life of thriving cities.

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Mel Baars: War and the Dimensions of Love

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

A Divinity alumna and Army chaplain in Afghanistan discovers that it’s easier to talk about love of enemies from a distance than up close.

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National Alumni Council Meeting

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 - 10:00am to Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 12:00pm
Alumni Memorial Common Room
Carol Rush, (919) 660-3456

The Duke Divinity School Office of External Relations will host the National Alumni Council for its fall meeting.

Form/Reform: Cultivating Christian Leaders

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Friday, August 3, 2012
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CPS 2012

The 2012 Convocation & Pastors’ School will explore how to shape Christians for leadership in a diverse and evolving social landscape. Learn more and register.

Duke Divinity School’s annual Convocation & Pastors’ School will return Oct. 15-16, featuring lectures by renowned scholars and practitioners, seminars that foster in-depth discussion, worship services, and the opportunity to reconnect with friends and faculty. 

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Wayne Weathers: Don't Be Embarrassed to Admit You Need Help

Thursday, June 7, 2012

On Faith & Leadership: The belief that he should “pray his way through” depression prevented a pastor from seeking counseling. Now the Divinity School alum and pastor of Miller Memorial Baptist Church in Philadelphia wants to persuade others to seek a therapist’s help.

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Emerald Treasures

Thursday, June 7, 2012

From Faith & Leadership: Emerald Avenue UMC and the nonprofit it created are bringing new life to children and youth in some of the poorest neighborhoods in Knoxville, Tenn. Divinity alum Jim Bailes is pastor.

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