Skip to content »

April, 2014 Archive

Internationally Celebrated Composer and Musician, Robert Ravenscroft, Receives Eliza Garrett Distinguished Service Award

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is pleased to present the Eliza Garrett Distinguished Service Award to Mr. Robert Ravenscroft, internationally renowned musician and long-time friend of Garrett-Evangelical. The award is given in the name and spirit of Eliza Clark Garrett, founder of Garrett Biblical Institute in 1853, to honor a person, who by their imaginative acts of communal restoration and healing, reflect God’s mission and purposes for our world.

Rev. Dr. Gennifer Brooks elected Dean of ACTS DMin Preaching Program

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is pleased to announce Rev. Dr. Gennifer Brooks has been elected Dean of the Association of Chicago Theological Schools (ACTS) Doctor of Ministry Preaching Program, effective May 1, 2014. Dedicated to helping students discover their own pulpit hermeneutic, Brooks is Ernest and Bernice Styberg Professor of Preaching and Director of the Styberg Preaching Institute at Garrett-Evangelical. In addition to teaching and advising students in the ACTS DMin Preaching Program, Brooks is a long-standing member of the Program Committee.