The Administrative Assistant for Admissions, Contextual Ed, and Student Services is responsible for providing hospitality to guests of the seminary, particularly for Admissions, and providing administrative support to the Vice President of Admissions and Student Services, the Director for Contextual Education, and the Admissions and Student Services team. This is an up to 30 hour a week part-time non-exempt position that reports to the Vice President of Admissions and Student Services.
Pastor Lundborg says, “Collaborative Learning is like DL [Master of Divinity Distributed Learning Program] 2.0. We are now talking about what’s best for the student’s formation, finances and family. It is especially great for students who are already serving in a congregation and now can dig into seminary in real-time.”
Taking a full class load and serving in this role with three churches is busy. Sometimes, it’s overwhelming. It helps that SWIM church members are flexible and understanding and forgiving of mistakes. They are more self sufficient than any other church I’ve ever experienced. They are willing to try new things, to experiment. They invite most new ideas. I am keenly aware of how wonderful this is.
Wartburg Theological Seminary (WTS) will honor forty-five degree and certificate candidates at commencement exercises on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 2001 Saint Joseph St, Dubuque, Iowa.
Bishop Emeritus Munib A. Younan of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land will visit Wartburg Theological Seminary from April 3-5, 2018.
Wartburg Theological Seminary has received a $497,115 grant from The Kern Family Foundation to streamline preparation for pastoral ministry for first career ministerial students in partnership with Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa.
There is something oddly, deeply familiar about this time and place called seminary. Perhaps it’s because the private, Lutheran, higher education vibe resonates with my experience from Luther College.
Read “Coming Home” from Daniel Grainger’s blog, published with his permission.
The Project Director is responsible for leading Wartburg Theological Seminary (WTS) and Wartburg College (WC) in the development and success of the Accelerated BA/MDiv program. The Project Director oversees the grant from the Kern Family Foundation and stewards the human and financial resources of WC and WTS allocated to this program. Supervision of this position will be through WTS in Dubuque.
DO YOU WANT TO CHANGE THE WORLD?
Thanks to the support of so many generous donors, Wartburg Theological Seminary has been able to help more and more students answer this question with a bold YES!
Wartburg Seminary provides a unique experience that makes it possible for future church leaders to respond to God’s call to serve the church.
Together with you, Wartburg Theological Seminary has been able to do the work to which we have been called. And for the generosity of the people listed in this magazine, we are deeply grateful to God.
Meet seminary president Louise N. Johnson.