Previous Immersion Courses

GLOBAL THEOLOGICAL EDUCATION IMMERSIONS

 

PREVIOUS IMMERSIONS

 

Spring Break 2018

  • Cuba - Dr. Robert Hunt

January 2018 

  • January 3 – 19, 2018 Palestine/Israel Immersion, Dr. Jamie Clark-Soles
  • January 16 to 21, 2018 Homeless immersion. Dr Hugo Magallanes

Spring 2017

  • Spring Break, 2017 » El Salvador Student Immersion — Division IV: Dr. Hal Recinos

  • Spring Break, 2017 » Vatican Immersion - Division II, Dr. Bruce Marshall, Dr. James Lee

  • Spring Break, 2017 » South Africa Immersion - Division IV, Dr. Evelyn Parker

Summer 2017

June 6-16, 2017 » Germany – Student Immersion, “On the Footsteps of Martin Luther 500 Years after the Protestant Reformation in Germany” - Dr. Suzanne Scholz.

July 16-27, 2017 »  Wesley Heritage - United Kingdom Perkins Alumni/ae Immersion - Dr. Ted Campbell and Rev. Connie Nelson

January 2017

J-Term: January, 2017 » Palestine/Israel Student Immersion — Division II: Dr. Robert Hunt

Spring Break 2016

• Cuba Student Immersion: Havana, Matanzas (tentative dates March 4—14, 2016) —
  Division II: Dr. Carlos Cardoza-Orlandi ; Course Expectations and Information

• El Salvador Student Immersion (tentative dates March 4—14, 2016) — 
  Division IV: Dr. Hal Recinos

 China Student Immersion: Hong Kong, Wenzhou, Beijing (tentative dates March 3— 14, 2016) —
  Division I: Dr. Sze-kar Wan ; Itinerary

Summer 2016

• May 10 - 20, 2016 » United Methodist Church General Conference Student Immersion: Portland, Oregon — 

  Division IV: Dr. William B. Lawrence, Dean of Perkins School of Theology and Bishop D. Max Whitfield

January 2016
• January 5–10, 2016 » Homeless Persons Student Immersion: Waco, Texas —
  Division IV: Dr. Hugo Magallenes

• January 3–16, 2016 » Palestine/Israel Student Immersion — 
  Division I or II: Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles

May 2015

• May 17–31, 2015 » South Africa Student Immersion —
Division IV: Dr. Evelyn Parker

January 2015

• January 3–14 » Palestine/Israel Student and Alumni/ae Immersions —
Division II: Dr. Robert Hunt and Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles  

• January 13–18 » Homeless Immersion in Waco —
Division IV: Dr. Hugo Magallanes

Summer 2014

• May 18–24 » Oklahoma Student Immersion: Exploring Native Peoples —
Division IV: Dr. Elaine Heath [Syllabus (PDF)]

Spring Break 2014

• El Salvador Student Immersion —
Division IV: Dr. Hal Recinos

January 2014

• December 29, 2013 – January 14, 2014 » Palestine-Israel Immersion —
Division II: Dr. Robert Hunt | View Schedule (PDF)

Summer 2013 

• May 20 – June 4 » Taizé, France Immersion —
Division IV: Dr. Heidi Miller and Dr. Michael Hawn

• May 31 – June 17 » South Africa Immersion —
Division IV: Dr. Evelyn Parker

Spring Break 2013

• March 8–17 » Cuba Immersion —
Division II: Dr. Carlos Cardoza-Orlandi

January 2013

• China Immersion — Division I: Dr. Sze-kar Wan

• Nepal Immersion — Division II: Dr. Ruben Habito

• Waco Immersion — Division IV: Dr. Hugo Magallanes


January 2012

Palestinian Territories/Israel — January 2–19, 2012: Christianity in the Holy Land (Dr. Valerie Karras)

Waco, Texas January 9-15, 2012: Experiencing a Culture of Homelessness/Christian Community Development Immersion Class

(Dr. Hugo Magallanes)

Summer 2011

    Taizé, France — May 15–30, 2011: Worship in an Ecumenical European Tradition (Dr. Michael Hawn and Dr. Mark Stamm)

    South Africa — July 24 – August 7, 2011: Stories of the People of South Africa (Dr. Evelyn Parker and Dr. Alyce McKenzie)

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Immersion courses are open to all Perkins students and to non-student auditors.