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Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Science of Human Microbiome

Columbia Theological Seminary has invited Dr. Claire M. Fraser, Director of the Institute for Genome Sciences at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD, to be the next lecturer as part of its “Science for Seminaries” program sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). On March 30, 2016 at 11:00 am, Dr. Fraser will present her talk on “We Are Not Alone: The Human Microbiome in Health and Disease” on the Columbia Seminary campus in the Ellis Room of the Richards Center located at 701 S. Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA near Atlanta. This event is open to the public. Continue reading Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Science of Human Microbiome

Columbia Seminary Professor to Discuss Biodiversity at AAAS Annual Meeting

Washington, DC—Columbia Theological Seminary’s William Brown, the William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of Old Testament, will present a paper at the AAAS 2016 Annual Meeting on “Theological Reasons for Protecting Biodiversity.” The talk will be presented on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 10:00 AM-11:30 AM at the Marriott Wardman Park. Prof. Brown will present how Columbia Seminary is cultivating a love for biodiversity among religious leaders through the help of the AAAS “Science for Seminaries” program. Continue reading Columbia Seminary Professor to Discuss Biodiversity at AAAS Annual Meeting

Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Evolution and Biodiversity

Columbia Theological Seminary has invited Dr. John F. Pilger, the William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of Biology at Agnes Scott College, to be the next lecturer as part of its “Science for Seminaries” program sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). On March 16 at 11:00 am, Dr. Pliger will present his talk on Evolution and Biodiversity in the Ellis Room on the Columbia Seminary campus located at 701 S. Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA near Atlanta. The event is open to the public. Continue reading Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Evolution and Biodiversity

New Lecture on Origin and Evolution of the Universe

Columbia Theological Seminary has invited Chris De Pree, the Charles A. Dana Professor of Astronomy and Director of the Bradley Observatory at Agnes Scott College, to be the next lecturer as part of their “Science for Seminaries” program sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). On November 11 at 11:00 am, Dr. De Pree will present his talk on “The Origin and Evolution of the Universe” on the Columbia Seminary campus located at 701 S. Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA near Atlanta. This event is open to the public. Continue reading New Lecture on Origin and Evolution of the Universe

Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Human Origins

Columbia Theological Seminary has invited Ron Cole-Turner, the H. Parker Sharp Chair in Theology and Ethics at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, to be the next lecturer as part of their “Science for Seminaries” program sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). On October 7 at 11:00 am, Dr. Cole-Turner will present his talk on “Christ and Adam: Rethinking Bible and Theology in Light of Human Origins Research” on the Columbia Seminary campus in the Harrington Center Chapel located at 701 S. Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA near Atlanta. The event is open to the public. Continue reading Columbia Seminary to Host Lecture on Human Origins