African American Alumni and Yale Black Seminarians Reunion Dinner
New Haven, Connecticut
The Divinity School will host a program and dinner in conjunction with the Middle Passage Conversations on Black Religion in the African Diaspora. The program for the evening will include a welcome by Emilie M. Townes, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of African American Religion and Theology; an invocation by Sam Slie '52 M.Div.; Introductions by Harold W. Attridge, Dean and Lillian Claus Professor of New Testament; dinner; an update on "Been in the Storm So Long: Yale Divinity School and the Black Ministry" Project by Yolanda Y. Smith, Assistant Professor of Christian Education, and Moses N. Moore, Jr. '77 M.Div.; dessert; remarks from Dean Attridge; and a closing prayer by Joan Cooper Burnett '04 M.Div.
Friday, April 4, 2008
Yale Divinity School
Thanks to all the students, faculty, staff, and alumni who offered their time and energy to make this gathering possible.