The Board of Trustees of Austin Seminary has called The Reverend Jorge Daniel (JD) Herrera (MDiv'15) to be the next vice president for enrollment management, effective August 1. The department he will head is responsible for student recruitment and financial aid administration.
The Board of Trustees at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary has called The Reverend Bobbi Kaye Jones (MDiv'80) as professor in the Louis H. and Katherine S. Zbinden Distinguished Chair in Pastoral Leadership and Ministry.
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary graduating senior Alexandra Pappas has been selected to receive the 2019 Chidester Preaching Award. The $5000 prize is made possible by a gift from First Presbyterian Church in Malvern, Arkansas. The church funded The Chidester Award through an endowment gift in 2010 to support Austin Seminary's mission to prepare new pastoral leaders.

PLPL Nominations

Fellowships in Pastoral Leadership for Public Life is a 2-year, cohort-based program designed to equip pastors to address civic issues. Read more here.

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We celebrate joyously that on May 26, Austin Seminary conferred degrees on forty-four students, including our first graduates in the Master of Arts in Youth Ministry degree program.

Deep in the heart of Austin!

Founding members of the Austin-based Black Mountain Project debut a new body of work in sculpture, photography, text, and, video. On display through July 27 at the George Washington Carver Cultural Center.


Lifelong learning

Austin Seminary offers a full slate of educational opportunities for 2019. Check them out here!

New Zbinden Professor

The Reverend Bobbi Kaye Jones has been called to be professor in the Louis H. and Katherine S. Zbinden Distinguished Chair of Pastoral Ministry and Leadership.


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Upcoming Events


“We Rise” Education Beyond the Walls offers a series of workshops and events. See them all here.

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