Volume 75, Number 17 | September 14 - 20, 2005

Villager photo by Jefferson Siegel

Tutu kicks off seminary campaign

Desmond Tutu, archbishop emeritus of the Anglican Archdiocese of Cape Town, above with some young friends, was the guest of honor at General Theological Seminary in Chelsea on Tues. Sept. 13 at the ceremony inaugurating the $15 million campaign to insure the seminary’s future in the 21st century. The new Bishop Desmond Tutu Education Center being built on the 10th Ave. side of the institution between 20th and 21st Sts. is named for the South African leader, who was a visiting professor at the seminary in 1984 when his Nobel Peace Prize was announced. “Law and Order” ’s Sam Waterson, who was also at the ceremony, is chairperson of the campaign.

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