Calendar of Upcoming events

Alumni & Friends



Calendar of Upcoming Events

Annual Alumni Luncheon, Meeting and Election of New Officers

12:30 p.m.
The Aymer Center on the campus

You are cordially invited...


will hold its annual luncheon and meeting,
with election of new Executive Board officers,

on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 

at 12:30 p.m. in the Aymer Center

(Please see information below about nominees and absentee ballots.)

The suggested annual support for your Alumni Association is $100 to support donations to the Hood Endowment Fund, the annual Alumni Scholarship, and the Senior Cookout in May.

Alumni are also encouraged to join the 1885 Society with a contribution of $188.50 for 10 years or a single gift of $1,885.00 to qualify as a Founding Member. 
1885 Society provides critical tuition assistance for HTS students.

Luncheon is $10 per person. 
Please make your reservations by emailing or calling 704-636-6926.

The deadline for reservation is Wednesday, January 28, 2015.

Nominees for Hood Theological Seminary

Alumni Association (HTSAA) Officers




Timothy Freeman – AMEZ

Tony Henderson – AMEZ

Rodvegas Ingram – UMC



Margaret L. Blackmon – AMEZ

Edwin Ferguson – AMEZ

Victor Wilfong – UMC



Carolyn Bratton, Incumbent  - AMEZ



Brenda Richardson – UMC

Tamica Robinson, Incumbent – AMEZ



Juston R. Smith – UMC

Adrian Wyrick – AMEZ



Lamont Foster – AMEZ

Wardell Henderson  - AMEZ



William M. Jordan III, Incumbent – AMEZ 



To vote by absentee ballot, you may send your votes to Carol Palmer, Assistant to the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs, at or at 1810 Lutheran Synod Drive, Salisbury, NC. 
The deadline for absentee voting is midnight, January 28, 2015.








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Endowment Convocation

7:00 p.m.
The Aymer Center on the campus


will be held on

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

at 7:00 p.m.

in the Aymer Center

~  Bishop Seth O. Lartey will the speaker  ~



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Bishop White Endowed Heritage Lecture Series

2/5/15 through 2/6/15

The 2015 Bishop Alfred White Memorial Heritage Lecture Series

will be presented by

Dr. Sandy Dwayne Martin

Professor of the History of Christianity and American and

African American Religious History and

Head of the Department of Relgiion at the University of Georgia

Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 12:20 p.m. in the Chapel


Friday, February 6, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in Room 315

The lectures are free and open to the public.


Dr. Martin is author of For God and Race:The Religious and Political Leadership of AMEZ Bishop James Walker Hood  (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1999). 

Lecture I.   The Religious Impact and Significance of Emancipation and Reconstruction for African American Christianity; with Particular Focus on Bishop James Walker Hood and the A.M.E. Zion Church

Lecture II.  The Enduring Religious and Political Legacy of Bishop James Walker Hood


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Rev. Dr. Walden to Preach at Duke Divinity School

11:20 a.m.
Duke University Divinity School's Goodson Chapel

Rev. Dr. Ken J. Walden, Director of Supervised Ministry/ Associate Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling, will be the preacher at Duke University Divinity School’s Goodson Chapel for their Sankofa Preaching Series, sponsored by the Office of Black Church Studies. 

We encourage students, alumni, and friends of Hood Theological Seminary to join him on this special occasion!


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