Class Notes

Alumni Name Class Year Note
Deanna Thompson 1992

Deanna A. Thompson published Glimpsing Resurrection: Cancer, Trauma, and Ministry, in fall 2018 with Westminster John Knox Press.The book's forward was written by YDS professor Willie James...

Ray Kiser 1976

At the conclusion of my ninth year as Senior Pastor of Lake Travis United Methodist Church, in suburban Austin, Texas, with 43 years served in ordained ministry, I retired from active appointment...

Angelique Walker-Smith 1983

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David Woei Chen 1968

After graduating from YDS, I went to the University of Pittsburgh Library School and received my Master of Library Science in 1969. I served at Hartford Seminary and then 30 years as Assistant...

Stephen Herring 1983

Tarboro, NC -- Stephen Herring, religion, geography, and development studies instructor at Edgecombe Community College, has been awarded the 2018-2019 Keihin Endowed Faculty Chair.

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Jerome Strong 2004

Jerome lives in Georgia, where he is developing as a professional artist. A Sometime Professor in the humanities, he has taught various courses in ethics at local colleges in Georgia and...

David Bushko 1968

After 37 years running my own communications company, I am now retired. I paint, practice my recorder, cook and bake, and read a lot of classical history from the Loeb Classical Library. My wife...

David Woei Ren Chen 1968

David Woei Ren Chen came from Taiwan in 1965. He stayed in Seburary House for two years, and married with Mei Yuan Chen in 1967. He graduated in 1968 with B.D. Degree and then moved to University...

Robin Hafitz 2017

Graduated YDS 2017. Enrolled in the One Spirit Interfaith and Interspiritual Seminary in NYC, and will be ordained as an Interfaith Minister in 2019. Married to Andy Hafitz (Yale College, class...

Royal Rhodes 1971

I have just retired from the Department of Religious Studies at Kenyon College where I held the Donald L. Rogan Chair in Religious Studies. The past year I was chosen by the President and Board of...

Marek Zabriskie 1989

The fifth and sixth books in a series that I have edited entitled "The Social Justice Bible Challenge" and "A Journey with Acts: the 50-Day Bible Challenge" were recently...

Bob Macauley 1994

After spending 15 years on faculty at the University of Vermont, last year Bob was appointed Cambia Health Foundation Endowed Chair in Pediatric Palliative Care at Oregon Health and Science...

Robert Dell 2018

Here's a word for Nick Piediscalzi, '56: Almost every time we have pizza we are grateful to you for introducing it to us. All is well with us. I had a wonderful time, today, reading to...

Brooke Girley 2014

In February 2018, Brooke started as a producer at Ambo TV, a new and groundbreaking Christian Network based out of New York City. Ambo TV brings inspirational live sermons from the most...

Jason Peno 2010

Jason Peno '10 is living in Louisville, KY. He works as an independent consultant to the Non-Profit community, directing organizations in identity construction, strategic development, and...

James Scott 1956

Almost 11 months ago I married Muriel Gregory, and we traveled to Asia. We spend our days on a Vermont hilltop gardening, reading, cooking exotic meals, and acting as interim pastor in a...

Nicholas Piediscalzi 1956
Your greetings remind Sibyl and me that you remain important actors in our lives and that we still have special ties even though we are separated by many miles.  Several medical...
James Pace 1956

What lights my fire at 87?  “Look but don’t touch!” Seriously, 1. Leading a SS Bible study among Greyheads.  2.  Enjoying/learning from the “Discipline” eight month Bible study,...

George Mitchell 1956

Some seventeen months ago, my wife Genia and I welcomed a sixth grandchild, whom we have seen crawl, walk, run, dance, and now climb! Like each of the grands, he is a true delight. For the...

Charles Kennedy 1956

For the past almost three years I have been living in a UCC retirement community in Concord, NH, and enjoying both the company and the assurances of continued care, come what come may. I...

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