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New Students

Applicants who signed the privacy statement on their application form and were subsequently accepted to the GTF are excluded from lists of newly accepted students released each month.

Mrs. Safaa Abdeljaber has begun her studies in the Bachelor of Theology in Islamic Studies program.  She graduated from Turmusayya Girl’s School in Palestine.

Ms. Rasha Al Hajabou is studying in the Bachelor of Theology in Islamic Studies program.  She has studied at the Arabic Teachers Institution in Syria.

Mr. Kadri Al Sataf has entered the Master of Theology in Islamic Studies program.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in law from Aleppo University.

Deacon Roy Harrington has recently joined the GTF as a student in the Master of Theology degree program.  He has previously studied at the University of Washington where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in General Studies – Counseling.  He later earned a Masters of Public Administration from Seattle University and now serves as a Pastoral Coordinator in his parish.

Mr. Mohammed Haque has begun his program of study for the Master of Theology in Islamic Studies.  He graduated from Brooklyn College with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and education and currently holds a teaching position.  He is a member of the Muslim American Society.

Mr. Clifton Wise is enrolled in the Doctor of Education degree program.  He has studied at Eastern Kentucky University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Career Technical Education and also a Master of Science degree in Career Technical Education – Occupational Training.  Mr. Wise’s Ed.D. in Instructional Technology and Distance Education was earned through Nova Southeastern University.  He currently holds a position as Network Technician and Assistant Professor of Information Technology.

Ms. Vanessa Bryant Young has recently entered the Doctor of Education program with the GTF.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Stillman College and her Master of Arts in Education Administration from Lewis University.  Ms. Young currently teaches in the Chicago Public Schools and serves as Minister of Music and District Music Director.