News and Events
Welcome to the webpage of The Ignatian Herald,
the monthly newsletter of the SLU Undergraduate Theology Program.
The Herald is your primary source for theology-related news, events, and other fun stuff.
All current and past issues of the Herald are available for download below.
Volume 1, Issue 5 (March 2014)
The March Herald provides details on the many events this month, including lectures by two premier theologians, a Vatican scientist, and the mayor of St. Louis. We meet major Gretchen Landgraf and New Testament Professor Daniel Smith, and preview next Fall's Theo 437: Women & Gender in Early Christianity. Oh, and there's some Jesuit trivia and corny religious humor to boot.
Click here to download the March issue of the Ignatian Herald
Volume 1, Issue 4 (January/February 2014)
In this month's issue, learn about upcoming events such as the Theology Ice Cream Social, and get to know a little more about major Kathleen Schmitz, alumnus Mike Kennedy '13, and our resident expert on St. Paul, Dr. Matt Thiessen. We also provide some interesting facts from the history of SLU Theology (courtesy of Prof. Frank Nichols), including exactly when the department hired its first lay professor and first female professor.
Click here to download the January/February issue of the Ignatian Herald
Volume 1, Issue 3 (November 2013)
This month's issue contains information on an array of upcoming events, both in the Theology Department and SLU's Catholic Studies Program, together with profiles of major Andrew Struttmann, Puleo scholar Adam Dirnberger, and our new professor of Chinese Religions and Culture, Dr. Pauline Lee. Also be sure to check out what alumnus Laurel Marshall '13 has been doing since graduation.
Click here to download the November issue of the Ignatian Herald
Volume 1, Issue 2 (October 2013)
This month's issue contains short pieces on one of our newest faculty members (Dr. Rosenberg), one of our current majors (Richard Joubert, currently studying in Madrid!), an alumnus (Anna Mazur '13), a Puleo scholar (Erin Twiehaus), as well as news and events for the month of October. We've also got some Jesuit trivia and corny religious humor for your entertainment.
Click here to download the October issue of the Ignatian Herald
Volume 1, Issue 1 (September 2013)
This month's issue features our new department chair, Dr. Jim Ginther, current
major Allison Walter, Puleo scholar Stewart Heatwole, and alumnus Dan
Finucane, together with a sneak peak at upcoming Theology events, and a
course preview of Theo 479, Ancient Chinese Thought, being offered
in Spring 2014.
Click here to download the September issue of the Ignatian Herald.