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Hispanic Theological Initiative 2021-2022
Your Hispanic Theological Initiative brochure is published yearly and distributed in July. It is a comprehensive publication that highlights current HTI Scholars, HTI Alumni, HTI consortium member schools, latest publications, the HTI En Conjunto model and so much more. The 2021-2022 brochure is now also available online for your perusal. Enjoy!
FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
How do you celebrate a silver jubilee in the midst of an ongoing worldwide pandemic? At HTI, we are prevailing on our 25th year the en conjunto way: with hope, imagination, and creativity. And it is the same en conjunto way that has allowed our HTI community—scholars; member schools; partners; editors; mentors; faculty; the Perspectivas editorial board; Open Plaza contributors, faculty-led team and production team; and all HTI committees—to maintain a high level of programming and offerings.
With no time to waste, the HTI staff, working with our many partners, reached out to the HTI community via Zoom. We worked to stay connected and to sustain one another, including performing quarterly check-ins with HTI Scholars to learn about their challenges and address their most pressing needs. With the support of our Curriculum Review Committee and Princeton Seminary’s IT Department, HTI was able to offer the Professional Development Conference online using Brightspace. HTI added online Writers Weeks and several Early Career Orientation sessions. HTI also partnered with the Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE) in an effort to streamline the dissertation fellowship application process, eliminating redundancy for applicants as well as for
advisors and faculty writing recommendations. The mentoring program, which is an integral part of the Scholars’ enrollment, has continued with virtual visits and monthly communications…
Read the full letter here.