News and Updates: January 2012

Monday, January 23, 2012

GSRRE Alum Latsone receives prestigious fellowship



LASMA LATSONE, GSRRE MA ’97, PH.D., ’04, has been awarded a Visiting Fellowship to York St. John University, England, for 2012-13. She is one of two international applicants to receive this award which is sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust, UK. Dr. Latsone was selected from a pool of international scholars. Currently she divides her time between Latvia and South Africa, and holds a teaching position at Liepaja University in Latvia. She is the author of the book, Renewing Parish Education in the Catholic Church of Latvia: Implementing the Reforms of the Second Vatican Council, Verlag Press, 2010.

Friday, January 13, 2012

GSRRE student publishes a new book


GSRRE Alumna Grace Balogun has published a new book on prayer. The name of the Book: Prayer the Source of Strength for Life. by Grace Dola Balogun.

The book is also available in Spanish, and it is going to be translated into Swahili. For more information on Grace and her work, please visit her website and blog here: http://prayerstrengthforlife.com/ .