Today, August 29, 2016, we are delighted to welcome one of our largest entering classes ever! It is a blessing to see so many beautiful souls taking the first steps to become the loving leaders our world needs. Welcome to Starr King! #SKSMFallOrientation2016
Archives for August 2016
We will be live-tweeting our favorite moments on Twitter (@StarrKingGTU) and sharing photos/video shortly after the event. Whether you’re following along at home or in the audience, we invite you to join the conversation using the hashtag #SKSMSymposium. Looking forward to seeing your posts on Tuesday! Symposium info: http://bit.ly/29uSdHa
Becky Leyser Graduate of SKSM (2016) Former Staff Member Why did you decide to study at Starr King? I decided to study at Starr King because of the way this place educates and the way it brings forth the fullness of who we are. William Ellery Channing, in his sermon “Likeness to God” insisted… Read More
This year’s Symposium is titled “Our Songs Know Who We Are” and together we will practice building a vocal community through exercises of the African American oral tradition, led by Our Honored Teacher Dr. Ysaye M. Barnwell. Former member of the African American female a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock, Dr. Barnwell’s credentials include being nominated by President Obama to the National… Read More
Contrary to trends in theological education, enrollment at Starr King is up 87% this fall semester, compared to Fall 2015. With 28 matriculating students, it is the largest entering class in one semester at Starr King.