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Announcing Gordon College's Summer Seminar
Thursday, June 18, 2015

Gordon College is now taking applications for its 2016 Summer Seminar in Orvieto, Italy.  See our website for more information.


2015 Annual National Conference
Monday, May 19, 2014

Registration for the 25th annual National Conference is now open .  The deadline for registration is August 31, 2015.  See our website for more information. 


2015 Workshop for Senior Administrators
Monday, May 19, 2014

Registration for our 2015 Workshop for Senior Administrators is now open.  The deadline for registration is August 31, 2015.  For more information about this workshop please see our website


May LFP Update
Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Check out the recent _LFP_Update_


Announcing the 2014 Arlin G. Meyer Prize Winner
Thursday, November 13, 2014

The winner and finalists for the 2014 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Visual Arts was announced at the twenty-fourth annual National Conference.  Find out more here.


Follow the Exiles from Eden Blog!
Thursday, November 1, 2012

The LFP is now sponsoring a new blog, Exiles from Eden.  Go check it out!


National Network of Church- Related Colleges and Universities
Thursday, July 8, 2010
If you are interested in learning more about membership in the National Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities, please contact us here. 

Directory of Member Institutions

This directory includes the names of colleges and universities in the National Network, links to their home pages, and each school's official representatives who function as liaisons between their institutions and the Lilly Fellows Program and promote the various activities of the Program on their home campuses. 

Current membership now stands at 97 schools.


Abilene Christian University
Jeanine Varner , Provost

Aquinas College
Charles Gunnoe, Provost, Dean of Faculty, and Professor of History
John Pinheiro, Department of History, Director of Catholic Studies

Assumption College
Louise Carroll Keeley , Associate Provost
Daniel Maher, Department of Philosophy

Augsburg College
Thomas Morgan, Center for Leadership Studies
Mark Tranvik, Department of Religion

Azusa Pacific University
Emily Griesinger, Department of English
David Weeks, Dean, Honors College

Baylor University
Darin Davis, Director, Institute for Faith and Learning
Wesley Null, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

Belmont Abbey College
Farrell O'Gorman, Department of English
Rebecca Munro , Department of English

Belmont University
Beverly Schneller, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
Todd Lake , Vice President of Spiritual Development

Benedictine University
Christine Fletcher, Department of History, Philosophy, and Religion
Alicia Cordoba Tait , Deptartment of Music, Asst.  to the President for Mission Integration

Berea College
Chad Berry, Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculty 
Jeff Pool , Director of Campus Christian Center

Bethel University
Barrett Fisher, Associate Dean of Arts and Humanities
Marion Larson, Department of English

Bethune-Cookman University
James Brooks, Dean, School of Arts and Humanities
Chris Newcomb, Department of Religion and Philosophy

Biola University
Patricia L. Pike, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, Professor of Psychology 
Cassandra Van Zandt,
Associate Provost for Core Curriculum, Associate Professor of English

Boston College
Patrick Byrne, Department of Philosophy
David Quigley , Provost and Dean of Faculties

California Lutheran University
Joan Griffin, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
Julia Fogg, Department of Religion

Calvin College
Susan Felch, Department of English
Elizabeth Vander Lei, Academic Dean of Arts, Language, and Education

Carlow University
Dale Huffman, Chair of the Department of Art & Interim Dean of Humanities
John (“Jack”) Alverson, Chair of the Department of Theology

Central College
Mary Strey, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

College of Saint Benedict 
Rita Knuesel, Provost

College of the Holy Cross
John Gavin, SJ, Department of Religious Studies
Mathew Schmalz, Department of Religious Studies

Concordia College-Moorhead
Mark Krejci, Department of Psychology
Jacqueline Bussie, Department of Religion, Director, Forum on Faith and Life

Concordia University-Chicago
John Zillman, Associate Vice President of Academics
David Settje, Department of History

Concordia University-Nebraska
Jenny Mueller-Roebke, Provost
Lisa Ashby, Associate Provost

Concordia University-Portland
Chad Lakies, Department of Theology
Paul Mueller, Center for Applied Lutheran Leadership

Concordia University-Saint Paul
Lonn Maly, Associate Dean for Education
James Gimbel, Department of Religion and Theology

Concordia University Texas
Carl Trovall , Department of Religion

Culver-Stockton College
Andrew Walsh, Department of Religion and Philosophy
David Wilson, Dean of the College

Dordt College
Bob De Smith, Department of English
Leah Zuidema, Associate Provost and Dean for Curriculum and Instruction

Duquesne University
Maureen R. O'Brien, Associate Professor of Theology
Ronald C. Arnett, Chair and Professor, Communication and Rhetorical Studies

Eastern Mennonite University
Fred Kniss , Provost
Martha Eads
, Department of Language and Literature

East Texas Baptist University
Jerry Summers, Department of History and Political Science

Fairfield University
Angela Kim Harkins , Department of Religious Studies
Mary Frances Malone, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Fordham University
Harry Nasuti, Department of Theology
John Harrington, Dean, Arts and Sciences Faculty

Geneva College
Shirley Kilpatrick, Department of English and Humanities 
David Guthrie, Department of Sociology and Higher Education

Georgetown College
Rosemary Allen, Provost and Dean of the College
Brad Hadaway, Department of Philosophy

Gordon College
Thomas Howard, Department of History
Bruce Webb, Department of Economics and Business

Goshen College
Ross Peterson-Veatch , Director of Curriculum, Teaching, and Faculty Development
Anita Stalter, Academic Dean

Grove City College
Paul Kemeny, Assistant Dean of the Calderwood School of Arts and Letters 
H. Collin Messer, Department of English

Gustavus Adolphus College
Justin Knoepfel, Department of Music
Paula O'Loughlin, Associate Provost and Dean of Arts and Humanities

Hope College
Richard Ray , Provost
Jonathan Hagood, Department of History

Houghton College
Linda Woolsey, Dean of the College, VP for Academic Affairs
Stephen Woolsey, Department of English

Illinois College
Elizabeth Tobin, Vice President of Academic Affairs
Caryn Riswold, Department of Philosophy and Religion

Indiana Wesleyan University
Mary Brown, Department of English
Lisa Toland, John Wesley Honors College

LeTourneau University
Larry Frazier, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

Lewis University
Stephany Schlachter, Provost
Maryellen Collett, Department of Theology

Lipscomb University
Craig Bledsoe, Provost
Scott Sager, Vice President for Church Services

Loyola University Maryland

Arthur Sutherland, Department of Theology

Loyola Marymount University
Robert Caro, Vice President for Mission and Ministry
Barbara Rico , Department of English

Luther College
Sean Burke, Department of Religion
Terry Sparkes, Associate Dean and Director of College Honors

Manhattan College
Keith Brower, Dean of the School of Arts
Kevin Ahern, Department of Religious Studies

Mercer University
Keith Howard, Interim Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Gordon Johnston, Department of English

Messiah College
Peter Powers, Dean, School of the Humanities
Rhonda Jacobsen, Director of Faculty Development

McMurry University
Philip LeMasters, Dean of the School of Social Sciences and Religion
Bryan Stewart, Department of Religion

Milligan College
Garland Young, Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean
Craig Farmer, Chair of the Area of Humane Learning and Professor of History and Humanities

Mount St. Mary's University
David Rehm, Vice President of Academic Affairs
Charles Strauss, Department of History

Northwest Nazarene University
Burton Webb, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Julie Straight, Department of English

Northwestern College (IA)
Adrienne Forgette, Dean of the Faculty

Pacific Lutheran University
Steven Starkovich , Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies
Samuel Torvend, Department of Religion

Pepperdine University
Rick Marrs Dean of Seaver College
Paul Contino, Professor of Great Books

Presbyterian College 
Robert A. Bryant, Department of Religion and Philosophy
Donald Raber, Provost

Rhodes College
Milton Moreland, Interim Dean of the Faculty and VPAA
Judith Haas, Department of English

Roanoke College
Mary Henold , Department of History

Sacred Heart University
June-Ann Greeley, Associate Professor of Theology and Religious Studies and Director of Graduate Program 
Michelle Loris, Assoc. Dean - College of Arts and Sciences, Dept of English and Psychology

Saint John's University (MN)
Sister Mary Reuter, Interim Director of Companions on a Journey
Michael Patella, OSB, Professor of Theology

St. John's University (NY)
Sister Margaret John Kelly, DC, Executive Director, Vincentian Ctr for Church and Society
Julia Upton, Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Saint Louis University
Clyde (Scott) Ragland, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Mark Edward Ruff, Department of History

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Donna Aronson, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Tim Gossen, Associate Vice President for Mission

St. Olaf College
Marci Sortor, Provost and Dean of the College
Martin Hodel, Department of Music

Saint Xavier University
Shannon Ambrose, Department of Language and Literature
Kathleen Alaimo, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Salve Regina University
Dean de la Motte, Department of Modern and Classical Languages
Anthony LoPresti, Department of Religious and Theological Studies

Samford University
Scott McGinnis, Department of Religion

Seattle Pacific University
Susan VanZanten , Department of English
Margaret Diddams, Director, Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Seton Hall University
Monsignor Richard Liddy, Director, Center for Catholic Studies
Marian Glenn
, Department of Biology

Sewanee: University of the South
John Gatta, Dean of the College
James Peters, Department of Philosophy

Sterling College
Gregory P. Kerr, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Daniel Swartz, Art and Design Department

Taylor University
Thomas Jones, Dean Arts and Sciences
Nancy Dayton, Department of English

Texas Lutheran University
H. David Baer, Department of Philosophy and Theology
Debbie Cottrell, Vice President for Academic Affairs

Union University
Jason Crawford, Department of English
C. Ben Mitchell, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

University of Dallas
Richard Doughtery, Department of Politics

University of Dayton
Paul Benson , Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Bill Portier, Department of Religious Studies

University of the Incarnate Word
Kathleen Light, Provost
Sharon Herbers, Associate Professor of Education

University of Indianapolis
Michael G. Cartwright, Dean, Ecumenical and Interfaith Programs
Jim Ream, Department of Theatre

University of Notre Dame
Mark Noll, Department of History
Kenneth Garcia, Associate Director of the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts

University of St. Francis
Sister Mary Elizabeth Imler, OSF, Vice President for Mission Integration
Daniel Hauser, Professor of Theology

University of St. Thomas
Michael Naughton, Department of Catholic Studies 
John Malone, Vice President for Mission

University of Scranton
Joseph Dreisbach , Associate Provost
Gretchen J. VanDyke, Department of Political Science

Valparaiso University
Andy White, Department of Theater
Peter Kanelos, Dean of Christ College

Villanova University
Peter Spitaler, Department of Theology and Religious Studies
Barbara Wall, Vice President for Mission and Ministry

Wartburg College
Kathryn Kleinhans, Department of Religion and Philosophy
Brian Ernsting, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

Westminster College-Pennsylvania
Kang Na, Department of Religion, History, Philosophy and Classics
Charlene Endrizzi, Department of English

Westmont College
Mark L. Sargent, Provost
Lisa DeBoer, Department of Art History

Wheaton College
Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner, Dean of Humanities and Theological Stds
Stanton Jones, Provost

Whitworth University
Arlin Migliazzo, Department of History
Carol Simon, Provost and Executive Vice President

Wittenberg University
Lori Askeland, Department of English 
Christopher Duncan, Provost

Wofford College
Nancy B. Mandlove, Department of Foreign Languages
Ronald R. Robinson, Chaplain and Department of Religion

Xavier University-Cincinnati
Debra Mooney , Asst. to the President and CMO for Mission and Identity
Gillian Ahlgren, Department of Theology

Xavier University of Louisiana
Phillip J. Linden, Jr., Department of Theology
John Ware, Department of Music

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