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2017 Spring Renewal

Feb 6, 2017 | UD News

March 27-28, 2017 Spring Renewal this year has lectures on Love, Preaching, and Mission! Join us on Tuesday Night for “Listen to Love” with Dr. Quentin Schultze. And join us on Tuesday for “Five Questions for Better Sermons”, “Preaching is a Team Sport” (both with: Dr. Mary Hulst) & “Modernity’s Wager and the Mission of God in the Contemporary West” (with: Dr. Alan Roxburgh).

New Collaboration Allows UDTS to Pilot Clinical Pastoral Education Program

Apr 5, 2017 | UD News

A new collaboration between University of Dubuque Theological Seminary and St. Luke’s College in Sioux City, Iowa, created a pilot online UDTS Clinical Pastoral Education program.

2017 Commencement Events

Apr 5, 2017 | Nicky Story

To see the schedule of events for this 2017 May Seminary Commencement Events click here. Events include the Colloquy (MAMD & DMin), Baccalaureate, Commencement...

2017 Doctor of Ministry Cohort Info

Oct 27, 2016 | Nicky Story

Leadership in a Changing Context | Discerning Context. Cultivating Community. Joining God. Faculty: Dr. Chris James and Dr. Alan Roxburgh.

Fall 2016 Wendt Lecture: Fearless Integrity

Oct 24, 2016 | Nicky Story

The Wendt Character Initiative hosted Rev. Gregory Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries. He has dedicated his life to helping LA's most marginalized individuals find a place in society.

New Graduate Assistant Program

Oct 10, 2016 | Nicky Story

NEW GA program will give students a rich set of experiences and coursework in young adult ministry and faith formation.

Slemmons Inducted into Faculty Hall of Fame

May 6, 2016 | UD News

The Rev. Dr. Timothy Matthew Slemmons, associate professor of homiletics and worship at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, was inducted into the University's Faculty Hall of Fame.

Spring 2016 Wendt Lecture: The Courage to Forgive

Mar 18, 2016 | Nicky Story

The Wendt Character Initiative hosts peace activist Rais Bhuiyan, the victim of a post-911 attack, who will speak on "the Courage to Forgive."

2016 Spring Renewal

Feb 22, 2016 | UD News

“Celebrating Faith through Word, Mission, and Vision” ~ March 28-31, 2016

University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Announces New/Transformed Degree Programs

Nov 19, 2015 | Kristi Lynch

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary (UDTS) is excited to announce new and transformed degree programs designed to meet the new missional challenges and leadership needs of Christianity in North America.

2015 Woods Lectures

Oct 12, 2015 | UD News

November 3-4, 2015 “Learning and Teaching Pastoral Imagination” Dr. Christian Scharen, Auburn Theological Seminary

Excellence in Teaching Award

May 26, 2015 | UD News

Dr. Huizenga was honored with the William L. Lomax Award for Excellence in Teaching and Advising and was inducted into the Faculty Hall of Fame at the Faculty Awards Banquet on April 30, 2015.

Chris James of UDTS on NPR

Apr 10, 2015 | UD News

Chris James, Instructor of Evangelism and Missional Christianity, represents the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary on National Public Radio (NPR) discussing "What's the Future of Religion?"

Spring Renewal 2015

Feb 25, 2015 | UD News

April 7-9, 2015 | Dr. Joseph Small, Dr. Luke Powery, & The Annie Moses Band Concert

UD To Offer New Entirely Online Master’s Program

Feb 26, 2015 | UD News

Mark Ward, vice president for academic affairs at the University of Dubuque, announced today that the University will launch its first entirely online master’s program, the Master of Arts in Christian Leadership, beginning fall semester, 2015. The program – a fully-accredited 30-credit degree, which can be earned in one year – will root students in knowledge of the Christian Scriptures and the Church’s theological tradition, and will equip women and men for missional service and leadership in their chosen vocations. The degree program draws on the strengths of faculty from the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary and the Department of Religion, Philosophy, and History of the undergraduate college.

University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Announces New Faculty Appointment and Promotions

Feb 9, 2015 | UD News

Dr. Bradley Longfield, dean of the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary (UDTS), announced the appointment of Christopher James as instructor of evangelism and missional Christianity and the promotions of Susan Forshey to assistant professor of discipleship and spiritual formation and Matthew Schlimm to associate professor of Old Testament.

Prayer for Pastors: A Retreat for Spiritual Renewal and Reflection

Jan 12, 2015 | UD News

Cedarkirk Camp and Conference Center - Lithia, FL March 13-15, 2015 | This retreat will be led by Dr. Gary Neal Hansen, associate professor of church history, and Dr. Beth McCaw, pastor to students, at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary. You are invited to a journey of renewal and reflection based on the historic models of Christian prayer featured in Dr. Hansen’s celebrated book Kneeling With Giants: Learning to Pray with History’s Best Teachers.

Seminary distance learning students on campus

Jan 5, 2015 | UD News

Students from all across the country are meeting at the seminary for their two-week intensive as part of their degree-seeking program. Students are braving the bitter cold as they participate in classes and prayer and enjoy being with each other again.

University of Dubuque Achieving the Dream Campaign Surpasses Goal

Oct 9, 2014 | UD News

University President Jeffrey F. Bullock today announced that the University of Dubuque has crossed the $100 million dollar mark in the Achieving the Dream campaign, which began on January 1, 2009. The campaign, scheduled to end December 31, 2015, has achieved its goal fifteen months ahead of schedule.

ATS Accreditation Visit

Nov 3, 2014 | UDTS News

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary will be undergoing an accreditation review from the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools, November 17-21, 2014. The Commission invites third-party comments in writing to the school and/or to the commission concerning the institution’s qualifications for accreditation.