ESR will welcome Marty Smith as our Fall 2018 Friend in Residence the week of September 24th. Marty is a current member of the ESR Board of Advisors. During her time with us, she will gather with students, faculty and staff for a variety of activities including Common Meal and worship, offer one-on-one sessions with students, and share her ministry gifts.
Public opportunities to meet with Marty:
Tuesday, September 25th
ESR is pleased to announce our Interim Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Julie Dishman.
Julie currently serves as the Receptionist and Secretary to Admissions and Faculty, which she began in July 2014. She will serve in this interim role during the 2018-19 academic year.
Earlham College President Alan Price has announced that Matt Hisrich, currently Director of Recruitment and Admissions at ESR, has agreed to serve as Acting Dean during the 2018-19 academic year.
ESR is pleased to announce our new Director of Business and Student Services, Jonelle Ellis.
Earlham School of Religion is pleased to share that a grant in the amount of $10,000 has been awarded to the school from The InTrust Center for Theological Schools to invest in technology upgrades to the campus, specifically Quigg Worship Room.
Earlham School of Religion celebrated a new class of inspiring and dedicated ministers entering the world with the graduation of the class of 2018.
The celebration began on Friday, May 4th with our Baccalaureate dinner, where our graduates in attendance were supported by a room full of family, friends, and members of the ESR community.
Jay Marshall, dean of Earlham School of Religion and vice president of Earlham, will retire from his position as of June 30, 2018.
Jay has dedicated his professional energies to ESR for 20 years. Under his leadership, ESR created a vibrant distance learning program that now attracts students from across the country and several other countries. He has helped to strengthen the school's international connections, particularly in Africa and Latin America.
ESR is pleased to announce the recipients of the Thomas J. Mullen Scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year.
Does faith influence values? Can it be a factor in governance without closing the gap between church and state?
If faith and values have a place in the discussion, what might it mean to be a quaker and run for Congress? How do Quakers relate to the governing of the country?
During the week of March 19th, ESR will welcome Dwight Wilson to campus as our Spring Friend in Residence.