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Tyrus Sturgis
Nearly two of every three deacons and elders ordained in 2015 graduated from a United Methodist-affiliated institution as upward trend continues.
Tyrus Sturgis
Themed ONE: Birthing a Worldwide Church, the gathering’s events are designed to foster unity among clergywomen and strengthen their Methodist identity.
Beth Neil
All delegates, bishops and individuals attending General Conference 2016 are invited to join in a night of food, music and festivity to celebrate United Methodist-related schools, colleges and universities.
Tyrus Sturgis
Program now reaches 20 schools of theology in Africa, four in the Philippines and two in Asia.
Beth Neil
Designed for group candidacy mentoring, this resource provides a more robust discussion of United Methodist beliefs, and defines the sharp distinction between the discernment the application processes. It includes a guide to assist mentors as they lead discussions and prepare mentor reports.
Beth Neil
New Certifications in Parish Nursing Now Available for Ordained and Lay Leaders text: United Methodist parish nurses get a distinctly United Methodist certification and enhance their connection with other United Methodist nurses.
GBHEM
In accordance with the publishing plan approved by the board of directors, Armistead will manage all aspects of academic publishing, including working with the agency’s global constituencies for academic publishing, developing Course of Study (COS) textbooks, collaborating with the E-Reader project to provide GBHEM text, and development of the GBHEM digital magazine.
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A restructuring of the board of directors, the approval of an internal publishing office and matching funds for a new scholarship headlined the meeting of the Board of Directors of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM), February 24-26, in Nashville.
Tyrus Sturgis
University Senate President Dr. Thomas A. Wolfe discusses the significance of the senate’s work
Nicole Burdakin
College presidents, CEOs renew Methodist roots as General Conference approaches
GBHEM
Dr. Russell E. Richey discusses stages and patterns of ministerial formation in The United Methodist Church
GBHEM
Co-Founder of Women of Color Scholars Program receives her alma mater’s highest honor for work as a civil rights pioneer
GBHEM
Fundraising seminars hosted in Africa, Latin America, Asia and Europe create new opportunities for advancement at Methodist-related educational institutions.
GBHEM
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine explores United Methodist-related Claflin University’s partnership with the University of Calcutta in India.
GBHEM
Rev. Dr. Beauty Rosebery Maenzanise will join the staff of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry, working with the Clergy Formation Team of the Division of Ordained Ministry.
GBHEM
“Without the church we would not have existed. We have had 138 plus years of being connected to the church. Our service is making sure that we focus on the underserved. Without the church it would be very difficult to sccueed in our mission.”
GBHEM
With a moving video entry, Maria Niechwiadowicz explained God’s call on her life and won the Higher Education and Ministry’s #IAmCalled contest. Maria’s call story video will be featured at General Conference 2016.
GBHEM
Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West and Duke Divinity School Dean Ellen F. Davis recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the college and the divinity school to facilitate early admission for Huntingdon students.
GBHEM
During a time when the prevailing sentiment was to be less generous with money, Crosspoint’s congregation was encouraged and compelled to give more.
GBHEM
Enjoy the November/December issue of the Interpreter. Preparing a New Generation of Christian Leaders, God's Love Heals The Soul, and Angels Among Us.
GBHEM
John Wesley believed in extending God’s love and service to the entire community, practicing respect for all of its members alike, including Christians, non-Christians, the wealthy and poor. This philosophy has inspired people to serve as chaplains in communities around the world, and plays a vital role in bringing people together.
GBHEM
The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry’s Women of Color Scholars Program continues to produce academic leaders.
GBHEM
Higher Education and Ministry recently visited Kabongo Methodist University in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
GBHEM
Under the theme of “Methodist Education in Africa: Beyond 2016,” members of the Africa Association of United Methodist Theological Institutions and the Africa Association of Methodist Institutions of Higher Education met at Africa University in Mutare, Zimbabwe in October.
GBHEM
Higher Education and Ministry is proud to announce four students attending United Methodist-related institutions have been selected as 2016 Rhodes Scholars.

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