Protestantism

Georgetown Rejects Evangelical Groups

Catholic university known for welcoming people of other faiths confronts Protestant divisions.

Spiritual Accountability

Religious colleges use assessment to measure spiritual growth -- for accountability, accreditation and their own advancement.

Christian College Grows Roots Abroad

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Russian-American Christian University shows both the promise and challenge of foreign expansion.

Explaining an Exodus

High turnover at a Louisiana Baptist college leads to questions about how academic freedom and mission can co-exist.

'Founded by Friends'

From Cornell University, which was always nonsectarian, to California’s Azusa Pacific University, which began as a Bible college, institutions with Quaker roots have grown in any number of directions.

He Didn't Worship the Market

When Colorado Christian University notified Andrew Paquin, an assistant professor of global studies, that his contract would not be renewed, he knew that not being sufficiently guided by Christ wasn't the problem. But it might have been that he wasn't sufficiently capitalist.

Student Journalism at Religious Colleges

At a national convention on college media, panelists discuss the relationship between administrators and student reporters at church-related colleges.

When Identity Trumps Diversity

When a professor asked for an exemption to a Calvin College policy so she could join a black church -- while remaining a tenure-track faculty member -- the board said no.

Seminaries Under Stress

Radical changes among Episcopal institutions point to pressures on traditional residential model -- which is being reevaluated and redefined as some search for new niches.

'Sex and the Soul'

On matters sexual and soulful, colleges can be divided into two categories, the “spiritual” and the “evangelical” -- the former the domain of hookup culture, the latter of purity culture, according to Donna Freitas, an assistant professor of religion at Boston University and author of the new book, Sex and the Soul: Juggling Sexuality, Spirituality, Romance, and Religion on America's College Campuses (Oxford University Press).

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