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Maurice Charles named dean of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel

The Rev. Dr. Maurice Charles has been named dean of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel at the University of Chicago, effective July 1. Charles has deep ties to UChicago, having earned his MDiv and PhD from the Divinity School. He was most recently the dean for spiritual engagement and chaplain at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York, having previously served as associate dean for religious life at Stanford University.

As dean of Rockefeller Chapel, Charles, MDiv’90, PhD’13, will be the primary steward of both Rockefeller and Bond Chapel, which are centers for a variety of spiritual, artistic and intellectual pursuits.

“I am delighted MORE