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The Korean Wave Matters: K-Pop Band BTS and the Providence

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary By Incheol Son Dr. Incheol Son is the International Director of PWPA International and also works at SunHak Universal Peace Graduate University as a translator. He earned his Ph.D. in public administration from Kookmin University, an MBA from the University of Bridgeport, and his bachelor’s in theology...

USA: UTS Welcomes Dr. Thomas Ward

by Michael Mickler, UTS UTS faculty and staff welcomed Dr. Thomas Ward as the Seminary’s sixth President at a gathering in the Oak Room at 4 West 43rd St. on August 22, 2019. President Ward succeeds Dr. Hugh Spurgin who stepped down effective August 8. Dr. Ward, a 1981 UTS graduate, served most...

USA: 43rd UTS Commencement

  by Robin James Graham, UTS On Saturday May 25th, the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) held its forty-third Commencement at the midtown New York City campus located in the 4W43 Building. Many friends, family and alumni gathered to celebrate the graduation and accomplishments of the Class of 2019. The commencement exercises were followed...

Emerging Women’s Ministry

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Grace Selover Dr. Grace Selover (UTS Class of 1987) currently lives in Korea. She is a wife, mother and grandmother. She completed her doctor of ministry degree at SunHak Universal Peace Graduate University. This article is adapted from her dissertation on “Women’s Pastoral Leadership in...

Solving Unsolvable Problems

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Robert S. Kittel (January 14, 2019) Dr. Robert S. Kittel (UTS Class of 1994) is the international president of Youth and Students for Peace. He received his D. Ed. from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut in 2004, specializing in family-value-based character education and earned...

Korean Reunification: Promise and Perils

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Michael L. Mickler (November 12, 2018) Dr. Michael Mickler is Professor of Church History as well as Vice President of Unification Theological Seminary, and Director of the SunHak Institute of History, USA. His books include: Footprints of True Parents’ Providence: The United States of America...

Fish Follow the Fisherman

The Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By Allan Hokanson (October 15, 2018) Allan Hokanson has been a sea captain and fisherman (1966-2003), Sun Moon University professor (2003-14, retired), and now a Peace Road coach and rider (2014- ). One lesson he learned from commercial fishing is if he did everything he could...

The Merit of the Age (Or, Why I Am an Optimist)

A Blog of Unification Theological Seminary   By David Balise (June 19, 2017) David Balise is a long-time Unificationist who enjoys studying history and current events.  He is a certified public accountant and his firm specializes in assisting non-profit organizations.  He has five children and teaches sixth grade Sunday School in New Jersey....

USA: Accrediting Agency Affirms UTS Accreditation

By FFWPU USA, New York, NY, March 5, 2016: At its session on March 3, The Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) acted to accept Unification Theological Seminary’s monitoring report and remove UTS from probation. The Commission ruled that UTS is now in compliance with all of the accreditation standards. The Seminary...