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Friday, October 30th, 2009
Faqihuddin Abd Kodir Talks about Islam and Reproductive Health in Beijing
Faqihuddin Abd Kodir Talks about Islam and Reproductive Health in Beijing
One of ICRS-Yogya’s students, Faqihuddin Abd Kodir, has attended  a conference entitled “The Fifth Asia Pasific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights.” This conference was held in Beijing, China on October 17-20, 2009, and it was organized by the following organizations:...
Friday, October 30th, 2009
Amina Wadud, Our Phenomenal Professor
Amina Wadud, Our Phenomenal Professor
This semester (second half of 2009) ICRS Yogya is honoured by the coming of Amina Wadud as visiting professor at ICRS Yogya. She teaches “Philosophical Hermeneutics, Comparative Interpretation of Sacred Texts”, together with Prof. Robinson Radjagukguk. This subject is considered a tough subject...
Monday, October 26th, 2009
A Lecture on: THE RISE OF PLURALISM IN THE USA
A Lecture on: THE RISE OF PLURALISM IN THE USA
Speaker: LABAN HILLDate & Time: Friday, October 9th, 2009 (13:00 – 15:00)In the mailbox we, ICRS & CRCS students and UGM alumni, found a kind invitation to participate in a Lecture on: THE RISE OF PLURALISM IN THE USA. The speaker was Laban Carrick Hill. Laban taught writing at Columbia...
Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
Call for Application: The Luce Foundation U.S. - Indonesia Exchange Program
Call for Application: The Luce Foundation U.S. - Indonesia Exchange Program
The program:In the Summer of 2010, at least 10 graduate students from the United States will be chosen to study at the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS-Yogya) and the Center for Religious and Cross-Cultural Studies (CRCS) at Gadjah Mada University (UGM) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia....
Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
A Story from China
A Story from China
From 5th to 25th July 2009, one of ICRS-Yogya faculty members, Dr. Wening Udasmoro, had visited China to attend a Field Seminar entitled “China 21st Century’s Challenges” that organized by The Asian Studies Development Program of the East West Center Hawaii, collaborated with the Chinese...
Monday, July 27th, 2009
ICRS Welcoming new students
ICRS Welcoming new students
In this new Academic year 2009-2010 ICRS received 29 applications and accepted 11 who meet the criterion and the goals of studying in ICRS. Among the accepted students are 8 men & 3 women, two from the Philippines and one from Singapore. In the accepted students are 6 Muslims & 5 Catholics. They...
Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
News on Oral Exam : Inayah Rohmaniyah
News on Oral Exam : Inayah Rohmaniyah
Inayah Rohmaniyah Passing the Oral Comprehensive Examination through Woman Issues The third oral comprehensive examination, organized by ICRS, was held on 1st July 2009. The examination was aimed at ensuring the student’s academic capability in doing doctoral level research. This time, Inayah...
Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
News on Oral Exam : Ary Budianto
News on Oral Exam : Ary Budianto
Ary BudiantoAnother Ph.D. Candidate from ICRS through Framing Piety Ary Budianto, one of the first class of ICRS students, completed his comprehensive examinations on July 1st 2009. He defended his written examination and two preliminary papers before three examiners. They were Prof. Dr. Heddy Sri...
Monday, July 6th, 2009
Akhmad Shiddiq: " I Became More Pious After Visiting Temple!"
Akhmad Shiddiq: " I Became More Pious After Visiting Temple!"
“I became more pious after visiting Temple!” Those were the words of Akhmad Shiddiq, a CRCS alumnus (2006), in describing his experience doing exchange study program at Temple University, USA. After passing a series of test for the program which was undertaken by CRCS, he attended Temple...
Tuesday, June 9th, 2009
Seminary Graduates Approach New Ministry Opportunities
Seminary Graduates Approach New Ministry Opportunities
Yvette Wilson, who interned at Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims this year as Teen Ministry Leader, graduated from Union Theological Seminary last week. Moreover, she has been chosen to participate in the Henry Luce Fellowship Exchange Program for a two month summer session in Indonesia, the largest...