The ISS Graduates Four

20 May 2017

BERKELEY, CA – Saturday, May 20, 2017, the Institute of Salesian Studies (ISS) and the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology awarded three certificates of Salesian Spirituality and one Master of Arts in Theology to students of the ISS. Fr. Massimo Schwarzel completes one year of Salesian Studies and will return to his province in Venice, Italy at the end of this month. Fr. Adrian Mendoza from the Salesian Province in Cebu, Philippines, competes one year of Salesian Studies and will remain to complete a Master of Arts degree in Theology. Fr. Powanat Kitsawat of the province of Thailand completes one year of Salesian Studies and will remain for an intense year of training in English. Dr. Michael Pomo, after pending one year of studies in Turin to complete his thesis on the Marchioness of Barolo, took his oral exam in time to graduate with his Masters of
Theology Degree. Fr. Chris Ford of the Australia Province completes his first semester of a two-year program in the ISS and toward the Master of Arts Degree in Theology with a Salesian emphasis. The Professors for the ISS are Fr. Joseph Boenzi, Fr. Emmanuel Camilleri, and Fr. John Roche.