Entries by Spangler

Active Shooter Training Event

ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE TRAINING In light of recent mass shooting events, church leaders have asked to have training in how to respond if an active shooter comes into the building. United Lutheran Seminary will offer this training at the Gettysburg campus December 18th led by the Safety & Security team of Gettysburg College. This event […]

President Previews Milestone Filled Week with Oct 27 “In Touch”

Marking the Moments on the Luther Bowl Field, at the Luther Colloquy, and in a rich lineup for the Presidential Inauguration, President Latini previews a week of Reformation anniversary events, in her “IN TOUCH” communication with the Seminary community and friends of United Lutheran Seminary.  President Latini also outlines some recent staff changes and restructuring […]

Seminary Launches, Trustees’ Hold First Meeting

“In Touch” October 9 edition From the President’s Office, United Lutheran Seminary September 2017 Board Meeting News Summary Meeting for the first time since the official July 1st inception of United Lutheran Seminary, its Board of Trustees gathered in Philadelphia September 25-27 to engage in oversight, gather information, meet and hear from faculty and students […]

A Pastoral Letter from President-Elect Latini

May 5, 2017 Greetings from President-Elect Latini, It’s only been two weeks since the board of trustees elected me to serve as the first president of United Lutheran Seminary. The highlight of those days was the whirlwind set of introductions to students, staff, faculty, alumni, and church leaders on both the Philadelphia and Gettysburg campuses. I’ve pondered, in […]

Festive Reformation Commemoration Oct 31st at Gettysburg Chapel

Commemorating 500 years since the Lutheran Reformation began, United Lutheran Seminary will host a festival worship service Tuesday, October 31st at 7pm in its Gettysburg Chapel on Seminary Ridge. On the exact date, 500 years after Luther published his 95 complaints (95 Theses) about what he believed to be church abuses, the service will follow […]

Students Invite You to 52nd Luther Bowl, Reformation Commemoration

The students of United Lutheran Seminary have issued an invitation to Alumni/ae, Families, and Friends of the Seminary to join them for the 52nd Annual Luther Bowl flag football tournament hosted at the Gettysburg campus. This year’s tournament will be held on October 28, 2017 and will be coupled with a Commemoration of the 500th […]

Search for VP of Academic Affairs & Academic Dean Launched

United Lutheran Seminary invites applications for the position of Vice President of Academic Affairs and Academic Dean, beginning July 1, 2018. The Vice President of Academic Affairs and Academic Dean takes overall responsibility for the supervision and support of faculty; for the design, implementation, and assessment of academic programs and policies; and, for the development […]

Vigil for Victims of Gun Violence at Chapel

Gettysburg Chapel On Tuesday night, Oct. 3, Gettysburg for Gun Sense will be holding a vigil in the Seminary’s chapel in Gettysburg beginning at 7 PM, to pray for the victims of Sunday’s massacre in Las Vegas, and for an end to such horrors. Everyone, most certainly including seminary folk, is welcome. Please see Pr. […]

Croft Publishes Book on Hope Filled Preaching During Slavery and Post Civil War

Book Announcement: The Motif of Hope in African American Preaching during Slavery and the Post-Civil War Era United Lutheran Seminary is delighted to announce the publication of a book uncovering the hope filled preaching connected to 19th Century African American religious history by the Rev. Dr. Wayne E. Croft Sr., a member of the faculty. […]