For faculty, students, staff, retirees:
Rev. Dr. Alice Hunt, President of Chicago Theological Seminary, will speak 7 p.m., Monday, April 23, Stetson Room. This program, sponsored by Stetson’s Gender Equity Council, is open to the public. Cultural credit is available for Stetson students.
This talk will look at how our contexts form our responses to diversity. Dr. Hunt will address this in response to faith traditions, gender issues and expressions of human sexuality.
Rev. Hunt is the twelfth president in the 156-year history of Chicago Theological Seminary. Prior to moving to Chicago, Hunt served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Vanderbilt University Divinity School. Hunt was ordained at the historic Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church, National Baptist Convention, in Nashville, Tennessee. She holds dual standing with the United Church of Christ in the Chicago Metropolitan Association. Among many service commitments, Hunt has also chaired the American Academy of Religion Committee on the Status of Women in the Profession and has served on the board of directors and executive committee for the American Academy of Religion.