2017 Fall Convocation

Rev. Dr. Bill J. Leonard
Founding Dean of the School of Divinity, and Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church History

“Redeemer Nation and Lost Cause Religion: Making America Great Again (for the first time)”

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2016 Fall Convocation

Rev. K. Killian Noe (’80)
Founder, Recovery Café, Seattle, WA

“What the Worlds Now: Building Authentic Community”

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2015 Fall Convocation

Rev. Dr. E. Frank Tupper
Professor of Theology, School of Divinity

“Why Theology Matters”

2014 Fall Convocation

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II
Pastor, Greenleaf Christian Church, Goldsboro NC; President, North Carolina NAACP

“The Necessity of Moral Dissent in Times Like These”

2013 Fall Convocation

Melissa Rogers
Special Assistant to the President and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships

“Faith, Values, and the Common Good”

2012 Spring Convocation

2012 Spring Convocation and Celebration of the Dunn Chair of Baptist Studies

Dr. Harvey G. Cox, Jr.
Harvard Divinity School

“The Baptist Motif”

2012 Fall Convocation

Dr. Gary Gunderson
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

“Relearning our Mother Tongue: Finding Our Soul as We Find Our Voice for Health, Mercy, and Justice”

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2011 Spring Convocation and Steelman Lecture

2011 Fall Convocation and Steelman Lecture

Dr. William Schweiker
University of Chicago Divinity School

“Are Religious Convictions Bad for the Planet?”