Commencement 2010: Certificate and Degree Recipients

 

UTI Certificate of Church Leadership

Henry A. Boyd 

Blanche E. Callazo

Anna C. Griffin 

Margaret Thomas Hatcher 

Cheryl A. Joachim 

Belinda Jean Johnson 

Pamela C. Klinger

Clifford Prince Latney 

Joane Maxine Majors 

Linda Manson 

Velma Louise Mobley 

Terraine B. Smith 

Urasha Thompson

 

 

Certificate of Theological Study

Kevin Henry McNamara

James B. Robertson

 

The Degree of Master of Arts in Religion

Alfeia B. Devaughn Goodwin 

Sonya Latisha Hill 

Jacqueline Renee Kuba

Rozella Haydée Poston 1, 4 

Kathryn Teresa Ross

Dwayne David Royster 4

 

 

The Degree of Master of Divinity

Jozana Ella Allen 4 

Teal Elizabeth Anderson 1

Anna Lois Barksdale

Daniel William Brettell

Ruth Darlene Bullwinkle 

Bradley Raymond Burke

Daniel Joseph Caruso, Jr. 

Sarah Elizabeth Clausen 

Ramon A. Collazo 

Timothy Robert Garman 

Donald Paul Gleiter 

James Lee Goodyear, Jr. 

Korey Vincent Grice 

Dana Michelle Heiserer

Donna M. House 

Andrena Denise Ingram 

Cean R. James4 

Matthew Louis James 

Reginald William Johnson II

Jocelyn Johnston 

Susan Frances Swett Jones 1

Joseph Edward Lees

William Robert Mannix

 Joell Dawn McDuffy

Amy Yoder McGloughlin 

Steven James Meyer

Julia A. Miller 

Elizabeth Caroline Nees

Kevin Albert O'Hara 

Christine Myers Parker

William Robert Petersen 

Stacey-Kyle Stephens Rea 

Rashion Vonique Santiago 

Kristina Elna Schaeffer 

Eugene Thomas Search 

James Dion Smith 4  

Barry Lincoln Spatz 

Scott Adam Staub 

Joan Marie Testin

Alexis Ann Twito 1, 3 

Steven Tousley Wilco 1, 3 

James Otto Ziebell

 

1 Degree awarded with Honors by vote of the faculty. 

2 Degree awarded with Multicultural Ministry/Mission Concentration Certificate. 

3 Degree awarded with Metropolitan/Urban Ministry Concentration Certificate. 

4 Degree awarded with Black Church Concentration Certificate.

 

The Degree of Master of Sacred Theology

In parentheses after the name of each candidate is the name of the candidate's advisor. Following in some cases is the subject of the STM thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree.

 

Mary Howard Anderson (Dr. Hoffmeyer) 

 

Kathleen Jean Baker (Dr. Cooper-White)
A Pastoral Theology of the Parish Pastor's Role on the Hospice Team

 

Joshua Kern Guyer (Dr. Sebastian)
The Fullness of Life: An Interreligious Reflection on Myth and Resurrection

 

Mark Alan Gray Huffman (Dr. Hoffmeyer)
What Greater Honor: A Confessional Approach to Faith and Sexuality

 

Esther Lee Seales (Dr. Borsch)

 

Irene Elizabeth Stroud* (Dr. Pahl)
First Impressions: Baptismal Practice, Gender, and Social Identity in the Protestant Episcopal Church 1800-1922

*Master of Sacred Theology Degree awarded with distinction by vote of the faculty.

 

The Degree of Doctor of Ministry

In parentheses after the name of each candidate is the name of the candidate's project supervisor. Following is the subject of the DMin project document submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree.

 

Stephen Samuel Duesenberry* (Dr. Krych)
Prayer and the Military Chaplain: Can Chaplains Always Pray According to Their Faith Tradition While in Uniform?
 
William Henry Flammann* (Dr. Krych)
A Process for Educating Congregational Board Leaders during a Transition to Policy Based Governance
 
Linda R. Forsberg (Dr. Krey)
Oceans of Grace: Developing an Outreach Ministry, a Guide for Communities of Faith
 
Wylie William Johnson (Dr. Gra?on) 
In Search of the Imago Dei: Just War and 21st Century Islamic Radicalism
 
Jon David Knecht (Dr. Hughes)
Cell Groups as a Potential Vehicle for Revitalization in Lutheran Congregations
 
Susan Fischer Montgomery (Dr. Krych)
Opening Holy Scripture to the Home-Bound
 
Jennifer Phelps Ollikainen* (Dr. Quivik)
Living into a New Paradigm of Worship Planning: A Congregational Workbook for Using Evangelical Lutheran Worship Resources
 
Kristine Ann Peterson (Dr. Grafton)
Praying the Word: A Lutheran Model for Introducing Contemplative Prayer in the Parish
 
Cecilie Jørgensen Strømmen (Dr. Quivik)
Sanctification of the Ordinary
 
Sabu Kunnel Varghese (Dr. Hoffmeyer)
Good News to the Poor: An Evangelical Contextualized Methodology To Reach the Tribes of Northern Kerala

*Doctor of Ministry Degree awarded with distinction by vote of the faculty.

 

The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

In parentheses after the name of each candidate is the name of the candidate's advisor. Following is the title of the dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree.

 

Charles Lattimore Howard* (Dr. Day)
Incomplete Prophecies: A Critical Assessment and Constructive Engagement of Black Theology/(ies) and Its Responses to Neoliberal Capitalism and Poverty
 
Martin John Lohrmann* (Dr. Wengert)
Johannes Bugenhagen's Commentary on Jonah (1550): Biblical Interpretation as Public Theology in the Reformation

*Doctor of Philosophy Degree awarded with distinction by vote of the faculty.