LSTC News Release
Ph.D. students Elonda Clay and Cheryl Stewart Pero receive Fund for Theological Education Fellowships
Posted Sep 4, 2007
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago students Elonda Clay and Cheryl Stewart Pero each received fellowships from the Fund for Theological Education (FTE) to support their studies. Both Clay and Stewart Pero are doctoral students.
Stewart Pero has received a Dissertation Award to help her successfully complete her dissertation and move towards a faculty position at a seminary or theological school. She is a biblical studies scholar in New Testament.
Clay, who received a doctoral fellowship for the 2006-07 academic year, has received a supplemental award. She is studying the use of technology in social activism and in the church. She came to LSTC because of the Zygon Center of Religion and Science.
For more information about the Fund for Theological Education, see www.thefund.org.
For more information about the series, visit LSTC's web site, www.lstc.edu.
Kathleen D. Billman
Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Director of Communications
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC), a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, forms visionary leaders who bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ. It provides high-quality seminary and graduate education for women and men in a community that is global, multicultural, ecumenical, interfaith, and urban. LSTC faculty provides resources for the whole church through their research, writing, and workshops and presentations around the world. Graduates serve in every type of ministry setting as they work to realize the gospel vision of peace and justice.