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Identity and Dialogue: Unveiling the Spectrum of Seventh-day Adventism at the 2024 Keough Conference

Washington Adventist University (WAU) hosted the 2024 Keough Conference on March 15-16, under the leadership of Dr. Hemmings, chair of the Religion Department. The event brought together experts on the WAU campus to explore the question, “Who is a Seventh-day Adventist?”

Charis McRoy Washington Adventist University student receives prestigious internship at Hopkins

Charis McRoy, a biology student and member of the Honors College at Washington Adventist University, has earned a summer internship at Johns Hopkins University for 2024, following her persistent applications.

Jonathan Scriven, Nicholas P. Miller, Michael W. Campbell, Kathy Hecht, and Bradford Haas take a photo of the document with historical ties to the founding of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. [Photo: courtesy of Michael Campbell]

As Washington Adventist University (WAU) celebrates its 120th anniversary this year, a historic publication from 1844 reminds the community of the rich Adventist heritage that is found in Takoma Park, Md.

On Friday, Oct. 13, 2023, business majors from the fields of marketing, accounting, and finance from Washington Adventist University (WAU) joined the 2nd annual DC Direct Innovation Challenge. Sponsored by the United States Postal Service and in partnership with Capital One, the event saw participation from regional universities including Bowie State, Georgetown, and the University of Maryland.

Washington Adventist University theology and religion department students and staff take a retreat

Last weekend, some 20 religion and theology students and staff from Washington Adventist University and Potomac Conference’s Sligo church—both located in Takoma Park, Md.— gathered for a spiritual retreat in Emmitsburg, Md.