Martha Serpas is a poet, a professor in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Houston, an advocate for wetland preservation, and a hospital chaplain. Since 2006, she has served at Tampa General Hospital, where she responds to trauma, end-of-life, and crisis situations, and to more general requests for spiritual support. Her poetry is grounded in her faith and her experiences in Cajun Louisiana. She holds degrees in English and creative writing from Louisiana State, New York University, and the University of Houston, and a Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School.
Harvey has come and gone, and left most of us in uncertain spaces whether physical or emotional. Our thoughts and prayers are with the greater Houston and Gulf Coast community as it begins to heal and recover.
Registration is on going for fall courses, either online, by email, or by phone. Some courses are reaching capacity, so please register soon to ensure your reservation. We look forward to sharing an interesting and challenging fall with you.
The fall 2017 study tour is fully subscribed!
Newport: History Preserved
Thursday, October 26 - Monday, October 30, 2017
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