Professor Susanne Wigors Ynvvesson is visiting us from Stockholm School of Theology for the next few weeks. As an Ethicist in Theology her research interests are diverse. In a broad sense it includes Media Ethics; Human Rights (especially Freedom of Religion and Conscience); Sexual Ethics; and Ethics of Technology (especially Surveillance).Read the rest of this topic
NYTS MOODLE 2.5+ WEBSITE
- MOODLE is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. As an interactive website with features and activities designed to engage learners and promote collaborative learning, Moodle is one of the most widely used rapidly growing online learning systems.
If you have Moodle questions, please contact HelpDesk at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the email, include your name, the issue you are having, a phone number to reach you and the time you will be sitting in front of your computer.
Federal Direct Loan refund checks will be available beginning today, October 17 at 2:00pm EST to all borrowers who have accomplished the following:
1. Signed a 2014-2015 Direct Loan letter with the Financial Aid Office.
2. Completed a Master Promissory Note at least once in the past 10 years. This can be done online at www.Read the rest of this topic
On October 3, 2014, details regarding loan disbursement and refund processing were posted on Moodle for all borrowers at NYTS. On behalf of the Business Office, please be reminded that each eligible borrower will be notified as soon as refund checks are available. Phone calls to the Business Office do not expedite the process.
Please refer to the October 3rd Moodle posting for a wealth of helpful information on the entire loan process which includes a timeline.
Grace and Peace Entering Masters Students:
Cynthia Gardner-Brim, Alumni/ae Director and CTCI Project Director, shared with you the details of our Count the Cost Initiative during the Fall Retreat. This three-year project is designed to assess and reduce the educational debt incurred by seminarians.
The Entering Students’ Survey is an important tool to help us learn about the financial challenges that are facing our new students.
Beginning Monday, October 13, we will have a Writing Center for students. It will be available every Monday and Wednesday from 2-8pm in suite 500 at The Interchurch Center.
Audrey Raden, a writing expert, is a second year student and has a PhD in English Literature. Her thesis is in the process of being published as a book.Read the rest of this topic