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Upcoming Events

Sat 21

Theological Education with Youth

July 21 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 5:00 pm
Sun 22

Theological Education with Adults

July 22 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 5:00 pm
Oct 19

The Weekend – Gettysburg Campus

October 19 - October 20

May 18, 2018

United Lutheran Seminary Receives $30 Million Anonymous Gift

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (May 17, 2018) – The United Lutheran Seminary (ULS) today announced a $30 million anonymous gift given in the memory of James Franklin Kelly and Hope Eyster Kelly. The usage of this legacy gift, which is one of the largest gifts ever received by an ELCA seminary, is restricted to a new faculty chair…

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May 16, 2018

ULS Board of Trustees Selects Dr. Richard Green as Interim President

Dear United Lutheran Seminary Family and Supporters: On May 16, the United Lutheran Seminary (ULS) Board of Trustees unanimously approved Dr. Richard Green as the interim president of ULS. He will begin his duties on June 1st. Dr. Green has enjoyed an accomplished career in higher education, both as a teacher and administrator. Most recently…

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May 4, 2018

United Lutheran Seminary and Civil War Trust Announce Agreement to Protect Historic Seminary Ridge at Gettysburg

(Gettysburg, Pa.) – The United Lutheran Seminary today announced an agreement with the Civil War Trust to permanently preserve 18 acres of historic open space on Seminary Ridge in Gettysburg. The property, located on both sides of Seminary Ridge Road, has been a part of the Seminary since it moved to the site in 1832….

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May 1, 2018

Ecumenical Advocacy Days

Seven students and Prof. Katie Day participated in Ecumenical Advocacy Days in Washington, D.C., April 20-23. The students are part of Dr. Day’s seminar on Wealth and Poverty and included: Kate Aaronson, Carlton Jacobson, Stephen Boyhont, Scott Harvey, Harold Hofstad, Justin Marx and Courtney Smith. The class has been meeting on both campuses with one…

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March 29, 2018

Questions & Answers: March 29th

There are many questions the ULS community has related to recent events. In an effort to be open and improve communication, the board and the acting president have tried to address many of these questions and concerns in the following Q&A. Board of Trustees Q: Did Bishop Dunlop vote to remove former President Latini and…

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March 19, 2018

Statement from ULS Faculty

We write this statement to the whole community to share our commitment as a faculty to continue to work together to strengthen the integrity and trustworthiness of our seminary, and to heal the wounds caused by and reopened in the recent crisis of leadership. We write as faculty who represent, in some ways, the diversity…

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March 5, 2018

Community Gathering Summary – Philadelphia & Gettysburg

Summary – Philadelphia Campus Tuesday, February 27, 2018—11:00 am Benbow B Dean Kiran Sebastian opened with prayer, called the meeting to order, and shared expectations for the conversation. He introduced the speakers: Charles Miller, Chair of Presidential Search Committee; Rev. Dr. J. Elise Brown, Board Chair of United Lutheran Seminary; Bishop Claire Burkat (SEPA Bishop…

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February 9, 2018

Alumni Newsletter: Winter 2018

The Winter 2018 Edition of the ULS Alumni newsletter, We Are Many, We Are One, is now available. Click here to view it.

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February 2, 2018

ULS Bookstore at Gettysburg Closing February 28th

United Lutheran Seminary Bookstore & Gift Shop, located at 61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325, will be closing permanently February 28th, 2018. All items in the store are discounted at 70% off until February 28th. Stop by and take a look at some of our items: Religious & Theological Books Gifts, Greeting Cards Legacy Willow…

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January 1, 2018

Reason #1: A Hope-Filled New Beginning

Top 5 Reasons To Support ULS for Your Year-End Giving This post is part of our end-of-year series, in which 5 ULS staff members and students share reasons they support ULS in their year-end giving. We appreciate your support! Make a Tax-Deductible Gift to ULS Reason #1: A Hope-Filled New Beginning From Angela Zimmann, VP…

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