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7/23/2014
You are invited to an open house for students, alumni, and friends of Truett Seminary. Join us on August 5th for a time of connecting and reconnecting in Austin.
9/16/2013
The Truett Seminary Austin Extension Campus will open in January 2014. To learn more information about how you can take classes at the Extension Campus, contact Truett's Student Services Office.
3/4/2012

BenWittheringtonIII (small)Truett Seminary and the Kyle Lake Center for Effective Preaching will welcome Dr. Ben Witherington III, the Jean R. Amos Professor of New Testament at Asbury Seminary, for the 2013 Winter Pastors' School. The dates have been changed to March 4th-6th. Registration begins January 7th.

10/14/2011
Dr. Terrance FretheimDr. Terence Fretheim, the Elva B. Lovell Professor of Old Testament at Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary in St. Paul, MN, will be our featured presenter at the 2012 Winter Pastors' School.
10/7/2011
Dr. Terrance FretheimScot McKnight, Ph.D., the Karl A. Olsson Professor in Religious Studies at North Park University in Chicago, will be the featured speaker at George W. Truett Theological Seminary's Parchman Endowed Lecture Series from Oct. 11-13.
8/26/2011
Dr. Joel GregoryDr. Joel C. Gregory, Professor of Preaching at Truett Seminary will present our Fall Preaching Convocation & Workshop, September 26-27, 2011. More information and an online registration form can be found on the Fall Preaching Convocation and Workshop webpage.
7/11/2011
Dr. Joel C. Gregory, presented a special report on "Global Baptist Preaching" to the Baptist World Alliance meeting July 4-9 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
6/1/2011
Baylor PillarsRecordings from the five main sessions of the second annual "Pillars Conference: A Celebration of Senior Adults" are now available online. These recordings can be found on the Pillars Conference page.
5/20/2011
Pillars: A Celebration of Senior Adults, hosted by George W. Truett Theological Seminary, will be held Tuesday, May 24, through Thursday, May 26, as a time to reflect on the importance of senior citizens in the community.
4/1/2011
Clint Dobson, pastor of NorthPointe Church and George W. Truett Theological Seminary graduate, was murdered on March 3 in his church office. Rather than let tragedy have the final say, Dobson's family has partnered with his friends at George W. Truett Theological Seminary to create the Clint Dobson Memorial Fund, a scholarship that will serve future seminary students and celebrate Dobson's life.

Dobson's brother and sister, Chris Kirchmer and Sarah Dobson Mitchell, developed the idea to start a memorial fund and quickly approached the seminary with the idea.

"This was something, because of his [Dobson's] love for Truett and Baylor, the family wanted to do," said David Hardage, director of development at Truett. "They wanted to continue his ministry and establish a legacy of his life that would be difference making for years and decades to come."

Dobson's siblings said they strongly feel they are not just doing this to remember him, but also to continue the ministry he started.
"It's more personal than just being in his memory," Kirchmer said. "For us, we see this as our final gift for Clint but beyond that, it's important because we believe in what he was doing. There is going to be an opportunity for someone, even if it's not Clint, to continue with that ministry."
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