Thursday 14 May 2015

ICS Presidential Inauguration and Convocation

The ICS community gathered this past Saturday afternoon in St. Joseph Chapel at Regis College to inaugurate our President, Dr. Doug Blomberg, and to hear his presidential inaugural address

"The earth will be filled with the glory of God": Christian scholarship confronting injustice and suffering.

• Watch Dr. Blomberg's address on Youtube.

• Download & read Dr. Blomberg's address.

We also gathered to recognize and celebrate the academic achievements of six of our Junior Members. Degrees were conferred upon Rachel McGuire (ICS PhD), Dianne Bergsma (ICS-VU Conjoint PhD), Matthew Johnson (MA), Stefan Knibbe (MA), Carolyn Mackie (MA) and Joanna Sheridan (MA). Congratulations to all our graduates!

• Download & listen to the closing prayer by Rev. Dr. Rachel McGuire.

Back Row:
Bob Sweetman, Doug Blomberg (president), John Kok (chancellor), Jim Olthuis, Shannon Hoff

Front Row:
Stephan Knibbe, Ron Kuipers, Rachel McGuire, Carolyn Mackie, Dianne Bergsma, Joanna Sheridan