YDS delegation visits Atlanta

On Sept. 15, representatives of Yale Divinity School traveled to Atlanta as part of an ongoing recruitment outreach to potential students.  Below are two photos from the trip.

Atlanta Photo 1
Gathering at First Congregational Church in Atlanta, where Dwight Andrews ’77 M.Div., ’93 Ph.D. (far right) is senior minister.  YDS Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Emilie Townes spoke at the session.  Alumni pictured with Andrews are, left to right,  gay/lesbian rights activist and author Chris Glaser ’77 M.Div., author and preacher Barbara Brown Taylor ’76 M.Div., Jim Waits ’61 B.D., retired president of The Fund for Theological Education.
Atlanta photo 2
At the offices of Ambassador Andrew Young, who heads Goodworks International, which facilitates economic development in the Caribbean and Africa.  Pictured with Young (third from right), are Lisa Rhodes, dean of Sisters Chapel at Spelman College;  Dwight Andrews ’77 M.Div., ’93 Ph.D.; Dean Harold Attridge; Walter Fluker, executive director of The Leadership Center at Morehouse College, YDS Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Emilie Townes; YDS Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Anna Ramirez; John Lindner, YDS director of External Relations.