Combining academics and practice is vital to learning. Recognizing this, Professor Jane Kuepfer, Schlegel Specialist in Spirituality and Aging, integrates experiential learning in the classes that she teaches in the Master of Theological Studies program at Grebel. “Academics is a way of processing what happens in daily life.
Penner to Address #MennonitesToo by Katrina Steckle (Communications Co-op Student)
In 2017, the #MeToo hashtag started a global movement to destigmatize and increase awareness about sexual violence. This coming March, Carol Penner, Assistant Professor of Theological Studies, will speak on “#MennonitesToo: Sexual Violence and Mennonite Peace Theology” as the C. Henry Smith Peace Lecturer at Bluffton University and Goshen College.
Having taught in Grebel’s Master of Theological Studies (MTS) program for 13 years, Old Testament Professor Derek Suderman observes that new students are often surprised by the wide scope of student perspectives in the program.