Tuesday Dec 3
Berkeley's Lutheran seminary gets new boss after merger
The Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, tucked high in the hills above Berkeley, will get a new dean in January after its merger with California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks is complete.
The Jewish News Weekly
Center for Jewish Studies opens at U.C. Berkeley
U.C. Berkeley professor of Hebrew literature Robert Alter remembers his first years teaching at Cal in the late '60s, when Jewish studies in the shadow of the campanile was akin to "a mom 'n' pop operation, with no organizational framework, no office, no visibility."
Great Falls Tribune
Mormons pushing church on homosexuality
Wendy and Tom Montgomery went door-to-door in their California neighborhood in 2008 campaigning for the passage of an anti-gay marriage proposition.
Saint Mary's College welcomes new president, James Donahue
Saint Mary's College of California welcomes a new president, James Donahue , on Friday, and he's the first leader of the school who isn't a Christian Brother.
Mormons pushing church stance on homosexuality
They were among thousands of faithful Mormons following the direction of a church that spent millions on the cause.