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Q&A with Dr. Tanya Solomon


September 18, 2020
Categories: Philadelphia

(Reposted from the Fall 2020 issue of The ECHO Magazine) During the summer of 2020, Dr. Tanya Solomon was named Site Director for LBC | Capital – Philadelphia. Previously, she led the Philadelphia Ally Center team as the Faculty and Student Support Services Manager. Solomon brings a wealth of experience in education to her role […]

Why Is Diversity So Hard?


January 30, 2020

Jael Chambers was a part-time faculty member at Lancaster Bible College’s Philadelphia location and is the founder of Cultured Enuf, a diversity consultant firm. Why is creating a truly diverse team and knowing how to truly value diversity in our lives, ‘valuing differences’, so difficult? Growing up in LA made me feel like I earned […]

He Started College at Age 32. Now, He Has a Master’s Degree & Plants Churches.


May 22, 2019

Michael Weatherbe is a two-time graduate of Lancaster Bible College: first, he earned his bachelor’s degree in biblical studies at the college’s Philadelphia location in 2014. Then, overachiever that he is, Weatherbe came back for more and earned his master’s degree with a concentration in leadership studies in 2016 from the college’s seminary. And in […]

She Was a Special Ed Teacher for 36 Years. Now, She’s Teaching in the Church.


December 20, 2018

Dorothy Brown (‘19) already had a long and successful career as a special education teacher before she came to study at the Philadelphia location of Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School. For 36 years, she brought her passion for educating minds in the classroom. Now, she’s preparing to educate minds in the church. […]

How One Grad Uses His Degree On The Job & In Ministry


August 20, 2018
Categories: Philadelphia

You could say that Keith Baker (‘16) is a jack of all trades, though that would be an understatement. While he studied human services at the Philadelphia location of Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School and uses his degree on the job, his skills go far beyond that. One look at his resume […]

She Lost Her Job But Found Her Calling


July 17, 2018

When a sudden layoff left Sharon Taliaferro (’17) jobless, she capitalized on the opportunity to make a change go back to school. Sharon Taliaferro’s transition back to school came quite unexpectedly. She had a longstanding career as a banking officer at one of the nation’s largest banks. “I worked there for 22 years,” she told […]