The Commons is published three times a year for alumni/ae and friends of Western Theological Seminary by the Office of Advancement and Communications, 101 E. 13th Street, Holland, Michigan 49423. Telephone 1-800-392-8554 or 616-392-8555; fax 616-392-7717. Reproduction in whole or in part by permission only. firstname.lastname@example.org
Most Recent Issue
Fall 2015 - Friendship House, Theology of Disability, New Faculty Fellows, Student story of Godfrey Kyome, Ridder Church Renewal, the strategic plan.
- June 2015 - Class of 2015, Alumni/ae Day, Distinguished Alum Dennis Voskuil
- Winter 2015 - Paying for Seminary, Ridder Church Renewal and Bast Preaching Program, Professor visits China, Israel Intercultural Trip, etc.
- Fall 2014 - Friendship House, Dr. George Hunsberger retiring, Jeffrey Hubers Internship
- June 2014 - Class of 2014, Alumni/ae Day, Distinguished Alums Phyllis Palsma and John Nordstrom
- Winter 2014 - Recent grad gives kidney, reflections on DL intensive, Cambodia intercultural immersion
- Fall 2013 - Brazil Intercultural Immersion, 11 new faculty and staff, Advancement staff highlight
- June 2013 - Class of 2013, Alumni/ae Day, Distinguished Alums Gordon Laman '59 & Vicki Menning '89
- Winter (March) 2013 - The Bald Guy Challenge, A Tale of Two Class Gifts, WTS-Newbigin M.Div.
- Fall 2012 - George Brown retirement, Assessing seminary's effectiveness, new employees
- June 2012 - Graduation, Alumni/ae Day, Distinguished Alums Bruins & Karsen
- Winter (March) 2012, Chris Kaiser Retirement, Diversity update, Renovated Mulder Chapel
- Fall 2011 - Bangladesh trip, Chris Dorsey, Andrew Spidahl, Friendship House update
- June 2011 - Graduation, Alumni/ae Day, Distinguished Alums
- Winter (March) 2011 - Second career students, Newbigin House, Richard Oudersluys, Eric Williams
- Fall 2010 - Student Stories, Henry Bast Preaching Program
- June 2010 - Commencement, Alumni/ae Day, 2010 Distinguished Alums
- Spring 2010 - Ministry stories from 5 recent grads, Tom Boogaart inauguration
- Fall 2009 - Friendship House update, Student summer internship stories
- June 2009 - Distinguished Alums, Heideman and Van Eck, Class of 2009 Commencement and Alumni/ae Day
- March 2009 Intercultural Immersion + Templeton award + DL program approved
- November 2008 - Student internship stories + report on Th.M. grads in Uganda. Inauguration of new president
- June 2008 - Distinguished Alumni of 2008. Alumni/ae Day and Commencement 2008
- Spring 2008 - New President + Tribute to Dennis Voskuil. Intercultural Immersion: Israel, Oman, Borderlands
- November 2007 - Summer stories + Friendship House
- March 2007 - Intercultural Immersion: Kenya
- November 2006 - Church plants and revitalization
- June 2006 - Alumni/ae Day and Commencement 2006
- March 2006 - A day in the life of a seminary student
- November 2005 - Student internship stories, new faculty, Friendship House.
- June 2005 - First Commons to be released in PDF form. Alumni/ae Day and Commencement 2005