Biola University Mourns the Loss of Marvin Keene Mayers
On Saturday Oct. 3, 2015, Marvin Keene Mayers, Biola University’s founding dean of Cook School of Intercultural Studies, passed away. Mayers was 87-years-old. A missionary, scholar, educator, mentor, and role model, Mayers is widely recognized as a significant figure of evangelical missiological anthropology.
The International Journal of Christianity and English Language Teaching is the journal of the Christian English Language Educators Association (CELEA) and is supported by the Department of Applied Linguistics and TESOL at Biola University. IJC&ELT publishes articles and reviews related to English Language Teaching (ELT), with a perspective of particular interest to Christians, and specifically Christian English language educators.
Biola University is pleased to announce selection of Dr. Bulus Galadima as the new dean of the Cook School of Intercultural Studies effective July 15, 2014.
Meet Dr. Allen Yeh, Associate Professor of Intercultural Studies and Missiology. He's been to over 50 countries in every continent, to study, do missions work, and experience the culture.
Allen blogs at: alleylyeh.wordpress.com/
Since the days of Peter and Paul, effective missionaries have demonstrated the value of a strong understanding of theology, communication and adaptability to other cultures. This degree will equip you to minister effectively within other cultures by learning to better understand and appreciate them from within.