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Honoring Teaching, Leadership in Trinity College

Saturday, April 30, 2016
Some Duke teachers enjoy the challenge of introducing students to new fields of study. Language instructor JoAnne Van Tuyl once taught a class in Russian to French teaching assistants to help them understand what it’s like to be a student in a class teaching a language they didn’t know. Others... Read More »
Stephen Chapman Publishes New Book

Stephen Chapman Publishes New Book

Sunday, April 24, 2016
Stephen Chapman, associate professor of Old Testament, published 1 Samuel As Christian Scripture: A Theological Commentary. This work offers a robustly theological and explicitly Christian reading of 1 Samuel. Chapman's commentary reveals the theological drama at the heart of that biblical book as... Read More »
Norman Wirzba Publishes "Way of Love"

Norman Wirzba Publishes "Way of Love"

Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Norman Wirzba, professor of Theology, Ecology, and Agrarian Studies, published Way of Love: Recovering the Heart of Christianity. In the book, Wirzba asserts that Christianity has slid off its rightful foundation, arguing that the faith only makes sense and can only be expressed in a healthy way if... Read More »
Wilson Receives Sabbatical Grant

Wilson Receives Sabbatical Grant

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Brittany E. Wilson, assistant professor of New Testament at Duke Divinity School, has received a 2016 sabbatical grant for researchers from The Louisville Institute to write a book exploring the question of Christian embodiment. The Kentucky-based institute’s grant program assists research and... Read More »
Wagner Awarded Fellowship

Wagner Awarded Fellowship

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
J. Ross Wagner, associate professor of New Testament at Duke Divinity School, has been awarded a fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for his current book project, A Commentary on Old Greek Isaiah 1–12. The grant will support three months of research at the University of... Read More »

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