Entries tagged with ‘religion’

Marcia Bunge (Religion)

Marcia Bunge was invited to participate in a Collegeville Institute Writing Workshop led by Professor and Writer Michael N. McGregor July 24-30, 2019.

Casey Elledge, 2019 Faculty Scholarly Accomplishment Award, Religion Department

Casey Elledge was selected as the 2019 recipient of the Gustavus Faculty Scholarly Accomplishment Award. Presented each year at Honors Day, this award is the highest accolade a Gustavus faculty member can receive for distinguished scholarly achievements.

John Cha (Religion)

John Cha will be presenting at this year’s Association of Lutheran College Faculties conference, September 21-22. His presentation, “Our Multi-Religious Context: A Case for Comparative Theology,” offers an argument for the centrality of comparative theology in Lutheran higher education, and provides an example of how comparative theology can be actualized in a Buddhist/Christian context.

Marian Broida, 2018 Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence Winner, Religion Department

Marian Broida was selected as the 2018 recipient of the Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence. Presented each year at the final faculty meeting, this award recognizes a Gustavus non-tenure-track faculty member for significant contributions to teaching and learning.

Marcia Bunge (Religion)

Marcia Bunge was invited by Queen’s University (Ontario, Canada) to serve as a theological adviser for an interdisciplinary project devoted to child protection. As part of the project, she met at Queen’s on October 19-21 with a team of 25 social scientists, public health researchers, Indigenous leaders, church leaders, and religious scholars to craft a […]

Blake Couey (Religion)

Blake Couey presented an invited paper, “Poetry and Redaction in the Book of Isaiah,” at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. The paper will form the basis for a book chapter in a forthcoming volume on the formation of the Book of Isaiah, to be published with Mohr Siebeck. He also […]

Thia Cooper (Religion)

Thia Cooper published a book, A Christian Guide to Liberating Desire, Sex, Partnership, Work and Reproduction (Palgrave, 2017).

Blake Couey (Religion)

Blake Couey was interviewed about his book, Reading the Poetry of First Isaiah, for the podcast OnScript: Conversations on Current Biblical Scholarship.

Marcia Bunge (Religion)

Marcia Bunge has co-edited an interdisciplinary collection of essays entitled Nordic Childhoods 1700-1960: From Folk Beliefs to Pippi Longstocking and published by Routledge. The book was part of a major research project on the history of childhood funded by a $1.3 million grant from the Norwegian Research Council and hosted by the University of Oslo. […]

Blake Couey (Religion)

Blake Couey published a chapter in The Bible and Disability: A Commentary (Baylor University Press, 2017).