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Mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck is first woman to win Abel Prize

Mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck is first woman to win Abel Prize

Karen Uhlenbeck, a Unitarian Universalist, made history this year when she became the first woman to win the prestigious Abel Prize for mathematics.

Andrea Dulanto | 7/8/2019 | Summer 2019

The First Principle at work in prisons

The First Principle at work in prisons

Two prison chaplains who minister together in Oregon’s only women’s prison discuss the need to end the prison-industrial complex and mass incarceration.

Elaine McArdle | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

Conch shell

Conch shell

The tides slowly wear away at the ragged and scraped edges where we tore ourselves out, and what is left behind is as smooth as breath.

Jess Reynolds | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

On religious grounds

On religious grounds

A congregation fought—and won—a three-year battle to install solar panels on its historic building.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

‘I see you. You’re there. You’re not forgotten.’

‘I see you. You’re there. You’re not forgotten.’

The Church of the Larger Fellowship’s Worthy Now Prison Ministry serves nearly 1,000 people in prison. 

Kris Willcox | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019

I am 17

I am 17

Thoughts on adolescence, growing up, and bridging into adulthood.

Asha Pruitt | 5/13/2019 | Spring 2019

UU activist wins Rhodes Scholarship

UU activist wins Rhodes Scholarship

‘I was just swept off my feet by the labor movement.’

Arthur Hirsch | 4/8/2019 | Spring 2019

In times of crisis

In times of crisis

The UUA’s Disaster Relief Fund is spreading help faster and farther.

Elaine McArdle | 3/18/2019 | Spring 2019

The spectrum of inclusion

The spectrum of inclusion

Unitarian Universalist communities are learning to value the many forms of neurodiversity.

Kris Willcox | 3/1/2019 | Spring 2019

Sustainable elegance in Iowa

Sustainable elegance in Iowa

When the Unitarian Universalist Society in Coralville, Iowa, built its new home, the congregation aimed to make it the ‘greenest church in Iowa.’

Sonja L. Cohen | 3/1/2019 | Spring 2019

Merry Christmas, Humanists

Merry Christmas, Humanists

Millions of Humanists celebrate Christmas joyfully, meaningfully, and authentically, without pretending to be Christians or grinchishly trying to take anything away from them.

Doug Muder | 12/24/2018

Hunting for answers

Hunting for answers

Cultivating human virtue, respecting the animal, defining oneself.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | 12/3/2018

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