News Release:

Jan. 25,  2013

Meet Candler's Distinguished Faculty at First Tuesday

first-tuesday-square.jpgThinking about applying to Candler? Want a sneak peek at what a class might be like? Interested in getting to know some of the finest minds in theological education? Then First Tuesday is for you.

First Tuesday is an event for prospective Candler students that includes a casual dinner with Dean Jan Love, a short lecture by one of Candler’s distinguished faculty members, and an information session with current students and admissions officers. First Tuesday is free to attend, and family members are welcome (activities for children will be provided during the information sessions).

Spring 2013 First Tuesday dates and faculty presenters:

February 5, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Dr. Jennifer R. Ayres
Assistant Professor of Religious Education and Director of the Religious Education Program
"Discovering a Life: How Working For Social Justice Shapes Christian Life"
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March 5, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Dr. David S. Pacini
Professor of Historical Theology
“Prayer and Transformation: Meditation as a Practice of New-Mindedness”
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April 2, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Dr. Anthony A. Briggman
Assistant Professor of the History of Early Christianity
“From Chemistry to Christology: An Early Christian Conception of Jesus”
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Registration is required. First Tuesday events take place in Room 517 of Candler School of Theology, 1531 Dickey Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322. Can’t join us in Atlanta? First Tuesday lectures are recorded and available on iTunes U, and questions about Candler can be directed to candleradmissions@emory.edu