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RELIGIOUS STUDIES NEWS

Russo '17 Named Church's First Intern

This summer, Amy Russo '17 is learning what it means to be a community leader in the City of Syracuse. Russo has been named Park Central Presbyterian Church's first college intern and is working with the parish's associate for Christian education to further the church's outreach. During her internship, Russo will help to facilitate the church's Summer Bible School Program, which is set to welcome...  More >>

The March: Bearing Witness to Hope 2014

This month, 60 participants - students, alums and faculty from Hobart and William Smith Colleges and Nazareth College in Rochester, N.Y. - traveled across Germany and Poland on "The March: Bearing Witness to Hope," a leadership program and mission that leads them on a remembrance journey centered on the Holocaust. Established through a collaborative effort between Professor of Religious Studies M...  More >>

Salter Discusses Pope of the People

A recent article about Pope Francis in Canandaigua's Daily Messenger quoted Associate Professor and Chair of Religious Studies Richard Salter '86, P'15. The article discusses the Pope's connection to the people, a trait not normally seen in the head of the Catholic faith. "He is very much a pope of the people," Salter said. The article also features similar sentiments from local religious leaders...  More >>

Alumni Association Welcomes Seniors

Hobart seniors will participate in the traditional Launch ceremony on Friday, May 16, to mark their entrance into the Hobart Alumni Association. The students will gather at the benches facing Seneca Lake near McDaniels House, and then proceed to Bozzuto Boathouse for the ceremony. "I hope the soon-to-be-graduates appreciate the many benefits of staying engaged through the Alumni Association," say...  More >>

William Smith Alums Welcome Seniors

The William Smith Alumnae Association will host a brunch to welcome graduating William Smith seniors into the Association. The Senior Brunch, now in its 37th year, is a hallmark moment for graduating women at William Smith and will take place on May 13, at 12 p.m. in the Vandervort Room of the Scandling Campus Center. During the brunch, select students will receive awards, the deans will toast th...  More >>