• Alumni/ae Tuesday: VDS Alumni @ Vanderbilt

    Alumni/ae Tuesday: VDS Alumni @ Vanderbilt

    Vanderbilt Divinity Alumni serve in churches, organizations, and institutions across the country and around the world. Some, however, choose after they graduate to make a transformative impact right here on campus. This series features VDS alumni who work at Vanderbilt, showing the range of work a theological education can prepare… Read More

    Jan. 5, 2017

  • Advent 2016

    Advent 2016

    Editor’s note: This post was originally published in December 2015 and is reprinted here with the author’s permission. The long quiet has settled in the halls of the Divinity School. Students depart to visit family and friends across town and around the world. Faculty retreat to cozier spaces to grade… Read More

    Dec. 19, 2016

  • Alumni/ae Tuesday – Emily Lauren Burg

    Alumni/ae Tuesday – Emily Lauren Burg

    Our monthly Alumni/ae Tuesday Guest Post series on the VDS Voices blog highlights posts written by VDS and GDR alumni/ae. Hear firsthand about their important work in the community, collaborations with other alumni/ae and faculty, and much more. Be sure to also check out the Divinity School Instagram feed every Tuesday… Read More

    Apr. 12, 2016

  • READ THIS BOOK – March 2016

    READ THIS BOOK – March 2016

    Each month, we ask a member of the Vanderbilt Divinity School faculty to recommend a book they are currently reading. Our March recommendation is offered by Victor Anderson, Oberlin Theological School Professor of Ethics and Society and Professor of the Program in African American and Diaspora Studies and Religious Studies. Read More

    Mar. 13, 2016

  • Three Questions with Sonya Renee

    Three Questions with Sonya Renee

    Sonya Renee is a Performance Poet, Activist and transformational leader Sonya Renee is a National and International poetry slam champion, published author, and transformational leader. Ms. Renee kicks off the first night of the second annual Art, Advocacy and Action Symposium on Wednesday, February 11 at  Vanderbilt Divinity School. Read More

    Feb. 4, 2015

  • Three Questions with Professor David Michelson

    Three Questions with Professor David Michelson

    David Michelson is the Assistant Professor of the History of Christianity, Vanderbilt Divinity School. Professor Michelson leads our next Community Breakfast titled, Who are the Christians of Syria and Iraq? on Thursday, February 5 at 7:30 a.m. For our readers to become acquainted with Professor Michelson, we… Read More

    Jan. 28, 2015

  • VDS Student News 12.3.14

    VDS Student News 12.3.14

    By Jonathan S. Radford Reginald Wayne Sharpe, Jr., MDiv2, was ordained on November 5, 2014, by the Greater Travelers Rest Baptist Church in Decatur, Georgia, under the leadership of his pastor, Dr. E. Dewey Smith, Jr. Reggie, as friends and family call him, was graduated in 2013… Read More

    Dec. 3, 2014

  • Alumni at the World Series

    Alumni at the World Series

    by Sean Everton, MDiv’90, and Julian Wright, MDiv’92 We, Sean Everton, MDiv’90, and Julian Wright, MDiv’92, did not take the most conventional routes to Vanderbilt Divinity School. Everton played minor league baseball and worked as a CPA before enrolling at Vanderbilt. Wright came to VDS through the joint Law and… Read More

    Nov. 2, 2014

  • VDS Miscellaneous News 10.5.14

    VDS Miscellaneous News 10.5.14

    Reviews of Short Stories By Jesus by A.J. Levine by Jonathan S. Radford, MDiv’1 Vanderbilt Divinity School Professor, Amy-Jill Levine, recently released her latest book titled Short Stories By Jesus. Levine is University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies; the E. Rhodes and… Read More

    Oct. 5, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt Doctoral student selected to receive FTE Fellowship

    by Jonathan Radford, MDiv1 Ekaputra Tupamahu is among the first class of Fellows to receive a Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE) Fellowship for Latino/a, Asian, and First Nations doctoral students. A third-year doctoral student, Tupamahu is studying New Testament and Early Christianity and plans… Read More

    Sep. 21, 2014