This month Missio Seminary was on the cover of In Trust magazine and profiled in the article “How to make big transformational changes” by Alex Newman.

How to make big transformational changes: Six theological schools took bold, drastic action to confront this radically changed academic environment

Faced with harsh realities, many theological schools find they can no longer put off tough decisions. What are these realities? While they are different for each institution, for the most part, the challenges are similar: shifting student demographics; changes in educational delivery methods; denominations that no longer have the means or inclination to support theological schools in the way they once did; a more urban, diverse, and secular culture that makes recruitment more difficult; more campus space than they need or can afford, or space that simply no longer meets their needs. And then, there is the problem of unsustainable deferred maintenance on aging buildings.

Full article available here: