Signatories

1. Colin Dayan
Robert Penn Warren Professor in the Humanities
Professor of Law
Vanderbilt University

2. Erica Joy Johnson
President, Vanderbilt Prison Project
Vanderbilt University

3. Emilie M. Townes
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of Womanist Ethics and Society
Vanderbilt Divinity School

4. Robert B. Talisse
Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

5. Andrew Krinks
PhD Student, Theological Studies
Vanderbilt University

6. Kelly Oliver
W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

7. Reeshad Ali
J.D. Candidate – Class of 2015
President, Law Students for Social Justice
President, South Asian Law Students Association
Vanderbilt University Law School 

8. Shaun Gallagher
Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair of Excellence in Philosophy
University of Memphis

9. Joshua Everett
Vice-President, Vanderbilt Prison Project
Vanderbilt University

10. Don Beisswenger
Professor of Church and Community, Emeritus
Vanderbilt Divinity School

11. Samuel Lester
History Faculty
Montgomery Bell Academy

12. Ben Singer
Mellon Visiting Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University

13. Dr. Pleshette DeArmitt
Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy
University of Memphis

14. David Wood
W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt

15. Zach Blume
Anthropology ’14
Vanderbilt University

16. Jaco J. Hamman
Associate Professor of Religion, Psychology and Culture
Vanderbilt University 

17. Raquelle K. Bostow
Graduate Student, Department of French & Italian
Vanderbilt University

18. Paul C.H. Lim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of the History of Christianity
Vanderbilt Divinity School

19. Michelle Brown
Associate Professor, Dept. of Sociology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

20. Bridget Riley
English Instructor
Christ Presbyterian Academy

21. Lee C. Camp, Ph.D.
Professor of Theology & Ethics
Lipscomb University

22. Josh Dohmen
PhD Candidate and Lead Organizer of Philosophical Horizons: Prison Edition
University of Memphis

23. Brandy Daniels
Ph.D. student, Religion
Vanderbilt University

24. Thomas Gregory Carpenter
Adjunct Faculty
Department of English
Lipscomb University

25. Joel Riley
Math instructor
Lighthouse Christian School, Antioch

26. Amy-Jill Levine
University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of New Testament Studies
Vanderbilt Divinity School and College of Arts and Science

27. Jay Geller
Associate Professor of Modern Jewish Culture
Vanderbilt Divinity School and College of Arts and Science

28. Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein
PhD student, Community Research and Action
Vanderbilt University

29. Jennifer Alexander
Doctoral Student, Graduate Dept. of Religion
History and Critical Theories of Religion program
Vanderbilt University

30. Dr. José Medina
Professor of Philosophy
Director of Graduate Studies
Vanderbilt University

31. Dr. Stacey Floyd-Thomas
Associate Professor of Ethics and Society
Vanderbilt Divinity School

32. Kevin Davis
Senior Lecturer in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

33. Forrest E. Harris, Sr.
President
American Baptist College
Director of Black Church Studies
Kelly Miller Smith Institute
Vanderbilt University

34. Rhonda Lowry
Lipscomb University

35. Dr. Dana Chamblee Carpenter
Associate Professor of English
Lipscomb University

36. Jonathan Lamb
Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities
Department of English
Vanderbilt University

37. Dana D. Nelson
Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of English and American Studies
Vanderbilt University

38. Jackie L Halstead, PhD, LMFT
Director, Institute of Christian Spirituality
Associate Professor of Spiritual Formation
Lipscomb University

39. Michael T. McRay
Adjunct Faculty
Lipscomb University

40. John S. McClure
Charles G. Finney Professor of Preaching and Worship
Vanderbilt Divinity School

41. Darria J. Hudson
Vanderbilt Divinity School student
MDiv ‘2014

42. Larry May
W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy
Professor of Law, and Professor of Political Science
Vanderbilt University

43. Daniel Kiam L. Lai
Doctoral Student and Instructor, Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

44. Andrea J. Pitts
Graduate Student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

45. Alba Onofrio
Graduate Student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

46. Hoan N. Bui, Ph. D.
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

47. Mark Hulsether
Professor, Department of Religious Studies
Director, Interdisciplinary Program in American Studies
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

48. Joshua Inwood
Assistant Professor Geography and Africana Studies
Department of Geography
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

49. Lois Presser, Ph. D.
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

50. Amy McKiernan
PhD Student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

51. Grant Winter
M.S.S.W Candidate
University of Tennessee

52. Andrew Shankles
Juris Doctor Candidate
Nashville School of Law

53. Tom Williams
Assistant Professor
Watkins College of Art, Design, & Film

54. Dr. Kas Saghafi
Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Philosophy
University of Memphis

55. Anne G. Havard
Cognitive Studies, Religious Studies ‘15
Research Assistant, Peabody College
Vanderbilt University

56. Mike Butler
Graduate Student, Prison Reading Group Facilitator
Department of Philosophy
University of Memphis

57. Christina Karageorgou-Bastea
Associate Professor of Spanish
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Vanderbilt University

58. Richard Goode
Professor of History
Lipscomb University

59. Isaac Reeser
M.Div Candidate
Vanderbilt Divinity School

60. Dan Joranko
Lecturer and Coordinator of the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution Program
Vanderbilt Divinity School

61. Pavel Velkovsky
Student, Hume Fogg High School

62. Jon Shefner
Professor of Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

63. Rebecca Tuvel
PhD student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

64. Mark Miller-McLemore
Associate Professor of the Practice of Ministry
Vanderbilt Divinity School

65. Rev. Aimee Moiso
Minister at large, Presbyterian Church (USA)
PhD student, Vanderbilt University

66. Carmela Hill-Burke
PhD Student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

67. Kristi Hargrove
Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Watkins College of Art, Design, & Film

68. Ellen T. Armour
Carpenter Associate Professor of Feminist Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

69. Claire Jimenez
Creative Writing Fellow
Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy
Vanderbilt University

70. Dr. Andi Stepnick
Professor of Sociology
Belmont University

71. Rev. Janet L. Wolf
Director, Alex Haley Farm and Nonviolent Organizing
Children’s Defense Fund

72. Viki Matson
Director of Field Education
Vanderbilt Divinity School

73. Randy Spivey
Academic Director of the Institute for Law, Justice and Society
Lipscomb University

74. Robin Paris
Associate Professor and Chair of Photography
Watkins College of Art, Design & Film

75. Logan Elliot
Student at MTSU, Political Science (pre-law concentration)

76. Rukia Yosuf
Student at Vanderbilt University, Biological Sciences

77. Jeanese Essence Hill
Student at TSU, Education

78. Justin Sueing
Student at TSU, Business Information Systems

79. Benjamin Townsend
Student at Tennessee Tech, Sociology

80. Emily Townsend
Student at Lipscomb University, Theology

81. Andrea Marquina
Student at UT Knoxville, speech language pathology and audiology

82. Miriam Caravez
Student at Lipscomb Univeristy, Accounting and Financial Markets

83. Kelsey Stewart
Student at Belmont University, Mass Communications

84. Yi-Ting Huang
Student at UT Knoxville, Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology

85. Brandon Lin
Student at New York University (Davidson County resident), Marketing

86. Hazheen Shirnekhi
Student at MTSU, Biochemistry

87. Virginia Camacho
Student at MTSU, exercise science

88. Mariela Iglesias
Student at Tennessee Tech, civil engineering

89. Doug Trotter
IB Diploma Programme Academy Faculty
Hillsboro High School

90. Sonya Thomas
Test Coordinator & Dual Enrollment Liason
John Overton High School

91. Dr. Leigh M. Johnson
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Rhodes College

92. Janna Caspersen
Graduate student, Geography
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

93. Krista Craven
PhD Student, Community Research and Action
Vanderbilt University

94. Maria Webb
University of Tennessee

95. Rosevelt L. Noble, Ph.D
Senior Lecturer in Sociology
Vanderbilt University

96. Ted Parks
Associate Professor of Spanish
Lipscomb University

97. George Goldman, Ph.D.
Chair of College of Bible
Lipscomb University

98. Carwil Bjork-James
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Vanderbilt University

99. Bruce Hughes
Professor of Mathematics
Vanderbilt University

100. David Dark
Assistant Professor
Belmont School of Religion

101. Akailah Jenkins
Vanderbilt University

102. Julie Calvin
University of Tennessee

103. Trena Paulus
Associate professor of educational psychology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

104. Naomi Yoder
Vanderbilt University

105. Claire Brown
Master of Divinity student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

106. Sarah Marshall
PhD student in Philosophy
University of Memphis

107. Katye Stone
M.Div Student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

108. Dr. Talia Welsh
Associate U.C. Foundation Professor
Department of Philosophy & Religion
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

109. Jared Hillary Ruark
Master of Divinity Candidate
Vanderbilt Divinity School

110. Paul DeHart
Associate Professor of Theology
Vanderbilt University

111. William Lang
Graduate student, Jazz Performance
University of Memphis

112. Shela Van Ness,Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

113. Peter Capretto
Graduate Department of Religion
Vanderbilt University

114. Ben Wibking
Substitute Teacher, Metro Nashville Public Schools

115. Marijo Cook
Education student
University of Memphis

116. Rachel D. True
Upper Divison Nursing Student
Tennessee Technological University

117. Geoffrey Adelsberg
PhD Student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

118. Clara Pascual-Argente
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Rhodes College

119. Neely Baugh
Junior Double Major English and Spanish
Lipscomb University

120. Autumn Dennis
Student, Martin Methodist College

121. Margaret Horne
Martin Methodist college

122. Karissa Bowley
Student of Philosophy
Rhodes College

123. Em Chitty
University of Tennessee at Knoxville

124. Micah Sheppard
Masters of Science in Social Work
University of Tennessee

125. Andrew Bevis
Hume-Fogg High School

126. Lydia Buckley
Master of Science in Social Work
University of Tennessee

127. Lana Allen
PhD student in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

128. Jansen Goldtrap
Political Science Major
Tennessee State University

129. Alberto Bejarano Romo
Philosophy
University of Memphis

130. Casey Cornelius
Regency Beauty Institute

131. Kahin Muhammed
Biology Major
Nashville State Community College

132. Joshua Bosnak
Student in Religion and Philosophy, Sophmore
Martin Methodist College

133. Daniel Rucker
University of Tennessee College of Law

134. Alexandra Chambers
Graduate Department of Religion Doctoral Student in Ethics & Society
Vanderbilt University

135. Emily Cronin
Nashville State Community College

136. Corwin Davis
School of Religion
Belmont University

137. Hannah Dale
Biology/microbiology
Western Kentucky University

138. Peter R. Gathje
Memphis Theological Seminary

139. Lisa Anderson
Memphis Theological Seminary

140. Willard H. Wilson
MDiv Student
Memphis Theological Seminary

141. Jennifer Hayes
Student, Memphis Theological Seminary

142. Rev. Sara Tate
MDIV

143. Lindsey Krinks
Director of Street Chaplaincy and Education
Open Table Nashville

144. Kelli O’Brien
PhD student in English
University of Memphis

145. Jeff Lindsey
Theology student
Vanderbilt University

146. Jeremiah Carter
Student, Nashville State Community College

147. Dr. Ann Charvat
Past Tennessee State University adjunct professor of Sociology

148. Monica Weber
Master of Divinity
Vanderbilt University

149. Dianne Loftis
Art History student
Rhodes University

150. Dr. Lisa Guenther
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

151. Peter Kuryla
Department of History
Belmont University

152. Annette Sisson
Professor of English
Belmont University

153. Debbie Simpler
Professor of Social Work
Belmont University

154. Elli Whiteway
Student of Christian Ethics/Theology
Belmont University

155. Allyn Steele
Student, Vanderbilt Divinity School

156. Ingrid Ransom
STARS Counselor, Brentwood Middle School

157. Tanyr Seay
Student, Political Science
Belmont University

158. Judy Skeen
Professor of Religion
Belmont University

159. Stephanie Brake
Student of Entertainment Studies
Belmont University

160. Sophia Pouya
Student, Hendersonville High School

161. Eric Morgan
Graduate Student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

162. Jacob Abell
Graduate Student of Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

163. Scott Jamieson
Theology student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

164. Jordaan McGill
Student of Medicine, Health, and Society
Vanderbilt University

165. Hannah Eginoire
Master’s Student in Theology
Vanderbilt University

166. Ben Curtis
Professor of Theology
Belmont University

167. Andrew Legan
Student of Ecology
Vanderbilt University

168. Susan Hudson McBride
MDiv student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

169. Glenn Acree
Professor of Mathematics
Belmont University

170. Joyce Crowell
Professor of Computer Science
Belmont University

171. Ashley McFaul
Student, Vanderbilt Divinity School

172. Ben Allen
Student Services Specialist III
Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

173. Andrea Stover
Professor of English
Belmont University

174. Philip Abbott
Student of Evolutionary Biology
Vanderbilt University

175. Kailyn Townsend
Student of Human & Organizational Development
Vanderbilt University

176. Joey V. Barnett, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology
Vanderbilt University

177. Julia Nusbaum
Graduate Student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

178. J. Crutch
Graduate Student, History
Middle Tennessee State University

179. Joanna Bell
Grad Student, Divinity
Vanderbilt University

180. Ayana Lowry
Undergraduate Student, Pre-Medicine
Vanderbilt University

181. Camille Turner
Instructor and academic fieldwork coordinator, Occupational therapy
Belmont University

182. Rosalee Averin
Graduate Student, English
Vanderbilt University

183. Zamani Williams
Undergraduate Student, Human and Organizational Development
Vanderbilt University

184. Emerson Jamieson
High school student, Hume-Fogg Academic

185. Robbie Pinter
Professor of English
Belmont University

186. Lindsey Andrews
Senior Lecturer, Cultural Studies/English
Vanderbilt University

187. Bjorn Carlsson
Graduate Student, Engineering
University of Memphis

188. Elizabeth Wheelock
Student of German, Second Language Studies
Vanderbilt University

189. Catherine Canlas
School social worker (youth development)
NAZA after school programming

190. Chellie Bowman
Part-time instructor, Anthropology
University of Memphis

191. Emily Davis
High School Student, International and National Relations and Law
University School of Nashville

192. Erin Hallman
Graduate Student, Divinity
Vanderbilt University

193. Zachary McKenney
Graduate Student, Sociology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

194. Rhiannon Leebrick
Graduate Teaching Associate, Sociology
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

195. Kyle Letteney
Graduate Student, Sociology and Criminology
University of Tennessee

196. Jennifer Schally
Graduate Teaching Associate, Criminology
University of Tennessee

197. Marty G. Bell, Ph. D.
Professor of Relgion
Belmont University

198. Sybril Bennett
Professor of Journalism
Belmont University

199. Julie Hunt
Assistant Professor of Social Work
Belmont University

200. Damayanti Banerjee
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Environmental Justice
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

201. Katherine Gerlaugh
Graduate Teaching Associate, Sociology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

202. Ann Coble
Full-time Adjunct Professor, Theology
Belmont University

203. Claire Bohmann
Master’s Student, Community Development & Action
Vanderbilt University

204. Linda Carter
Master’s degree candidate
Vanderbilt Divinity School

205. Andy Watts
Professor of Religion
Belmont University

206. Mary Caler, Ph.D.
Sociology Department
Belmont University

207. Mark McEntire
Professor of Religion
Belmont University

208. Jason Mikel
Masters of Divinity
Memphis Theological Seminary

209. Irven M. Resnick
Philosophy and Religion
University of Tennessee-Chattanooga

210. Paul Crum
Journalism Student
University of Memphis

211. Bindy Snyder
Rector, All Saints Episcopal Church, Memphis
Graduate of University of the South, Sewanee

212. Kayla Stover
Graduate Student and Teaching Associate, Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

213. C. Melissa Snarr
Associate Professor of Religion: Ethics & Society
Vanderbilt Divinity School

214. Joel Crombez
Graduate student in Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

215. Alex Salfer-Hobbs
Graduate Student in Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

216. Larry Woods
Professor of Criminal Justice
Tennessee State University

217. Gary Hickerson
Student of Nursing
Aquinas College

218. Jimmy Davis
Professor of Communication Studies
Belmont University

219. Daniel Wickliff
Student, Physical Therapy
Southwest Tennessee Community College

220. Jenna Lamphere
Graduate Research Assistant, Environmental Sociology
The University of Tennessee – Knoxville

221. Margaret Vandiver
Retired Professor of Criminology and criminal justice
University of Memphis

222. Leslie Hudson
Retired Elementary School Teacher
Williamson county

223. Lauren McDuffie
Masters of Divinity Student (Religious History and Theology)
Vanderbilt University

224. Micah Wheeler
Graduate Student, Mathematics
University of Memphis

225. Taryn Hill
Graduate student, Conflict Management
Lipscomb University

226. Dr. Brooke Ackerly
Associate Professor, Political Science
Director, Global Feminisms Collaborative
Vanderbilt University

227. Katherine Krog
Senior in Spanish, Neuroscience, and Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

228. Thomas Dabay
Graduate Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

229. Rachel Young
Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

230. Anna Carella
PhD Student, Political Science
Vanderbilt University

231. Lyn Radke
PhD Candidate, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

232. Farhana Loonat
Graduate student, Political Science
Vanderbilt University

233. Kevin Clavin
Student, Global Development/Education, Political Science, Philosophy, Latin American Studies
Vanderbilt University

234. James Booth
Professor of Political Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

235. Sarah Igo
Associate Professor of History
Vanderbilt University

236. Barbara Stengel
Professor of the Practice of Education
Philosopher of Education
Peabody College, Vanderbilt University

237. David Blackbourn
Professor of History
Cornelius Vanderbilt Distinguished Chair of History
Vanderbilt University

238. Leah Lowe
Associate Professor of Theatre, Directing & Dramaturgy
Vanderbilt University

239. Melissa Wilson
Student of Family Relations
Lipscomb University

240. Nicholas Logan
Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

241. Julie Shelton
Graduate Student, Sociology
UT Knoxville

242. Celia Applegate
William R. Kenan, Jr. Chair of History
Vanderbilt University

243. Agbo Ikor
Student of Psychology, Philosophy, Women and Gender Studies
Vanderbilt University

244. Letizia Modena
Associate Professor of Italian Literature
Vanderbilt University

245. Charles Orser
Research Professor of Anthropology
Vanderbilt University

246. Beth A. Conklin
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Vanderbilt University

247. Elaina Brown
Senior college student in social work
Lipscomb University

248. Terry S. Smith
President of Non-Profit Educational organization and adjunct professor of Theology/Psychology
Lipscomb University

249. Douglas Knight
Drucilla Moore Buffington Professor of Hebrew Bible and Professor of Jewish Studies
Vanderbilt University Divinity School and College of Arts and Science

250. Paul Gellert
Associate Professor of Sociology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

251. Linda Manning
Assistant Professor of Psychology (Deprtment of Psychiatry)
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

252. Rosalind KennyBirch
Student, International Studies
Rhodes College

253. Landon Bevier
Graduate Student, Sociology/Criminology
University of Tennessee – Knoxville

254. Gilman Whiting
Associate Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies / Education
Vanderbilt University

255. Benjamin Webster
MA Student, Criminology
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

256. Justin Harris
College Student, Journalism & Political Science
Lipscomb University/Middle Tennessee State University

257. Kathy Lowery
Adjunct professor (retired)
Administrative Leadership in Education
Cumberland University

260. M. Douglas Meeks
Turner Professor of Theology
Vanderbilt University Divinity School

261. C.J. Sentell
Doctoral Candidate and Instructor, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

262. Idit Dobbs-Weinstein
Associate Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

263. Alejandro Arango
Graduate Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

264. Joel Harrington
Professor of History (European History and Religious Studies)
Vanderbilt University

265. John Phillips
Professor of Classics and Philosophy
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

266. Edward Rubin
University Professor of Law
Vanderbilt University

267. Laura Carpenter
Associate Professor of Sociology
Vanderbilt University

268. Scott Williamson
Intern Pastor / Divinity Student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

269. Tom Holaday
PhD Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

270. Jordan Keagan Skylar Clark
Student, Cognitive Science
Vanderbilt University

271. Megan Ames
Masters of Education Student
Vanderbilt University

272. Sarah Gorman
Graduate Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

273. Calvin Steinhauer
College Student
Sewanee: The University of the South

274. Lauren Miller
Graduate student, M.Ed (English Education)
Peabody College, Vanderbilt University

275. CJ Davies
Lecturer in Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

276. Michael Hodges
Professor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

277. Jessah Lowry
Studet, Biology
Sewanee: The University of the South

278. Lane Wilkinson
Librarian, Assistant Professor
University of Tennessee – Chattanooga

279. Verena Erlenbusch
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
University of Memphis

280. Nicole Wellington
Graduate student in Secondary Education
Vanderbilt University

281. Ann Goodrich
Graduate student, Education
Vanderbilt University

282. Jeffrey Overby
Associate Professor, International Business
Belmont University

283. Graham Reside
Assistant Professor, Ethics & Society
Vanderbilt University Divinity School

284. Dr. Emily A. Holmes
Associate Professor, Theology and Religion
Christian Brothers University

285. Dr. Paul Haught
Dean, School of Arts and Associate Professor of Philosophy
Christian Brothers University

286. Aaron Doenges
Student of Theological Studies
Vanderbilt Divinity School

287. Kelly James
Assistant Professor, Sociology
Christian Brothers University

288. Paulo Martinez
Ph.D. candidate, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

289. Adam Burgos
Graduate student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

290. Evan Jehl
Undergraduate student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

291. Eric Lyons
College student, Philosophy/Literature
Vanderbilt University

292. Emily Nacol
Assistant Professor, Political Science
Vanderbilt University

293. Sandy Skene
Graduate Student and Teacher, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

294. Luke Semrau
PhD student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

295. Eric Ritter
PhD student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

296. Shannon Fyfe
JD and PhD candidate, Law and philosophy
Vanderbilt University

297. Dalton Autrey
University Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

298. Magdalene Jacobs
PhD Student, Hearing and Speech Science
Vanderbilt University (Medical School)

299. Rameez Qurashi
University Student, Biomedical and Electrical Engineering
Vanderbilt University

300. Samuel Chance
University Student, Education and History
Vanderbilt University

301. Elizabeth Edenberg
PhD Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

302. Zachary Richards
College Student, Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

303. Sarah O’Brien
Alumn, Women’s Studies
Vanderbilt University

304. Darla Migan
Instructor of Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

305. Arneal Paulo
Student, Psychology and Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

306. Dr. Frank E. Dobson, Jr.
Director, Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center
Faculty Head of Gillette House, Martha Ingram Commons
Vanderbilt University

307. Tatiana McInnis
PhD Student, English
Vanderbilt University

308. Robbie Spivey
Lecturer, English
Vanderbilt University

309. David Fleer
Professor of Homiletics
Lipscomb University

310. Erin Pearl
High School Teacher, English and French
Lipscomb Academy

311. Bruce T. Morrill, S.J.
Edward A. Malloy Professor of Catholic Studies
Vanderbilt University

312. Sekou Franklin
Associate Professor, Political Science
Middle Tennessee State University

313. Jeffrey Gross
Assistant Professor, American Studies/American Literature
Christian Brothers University

314. David Lumpkin
Lecturer, English
Middle Tennessee State University

315. Ruth Hill
Professor of Spanish and Andrew W Mellon Chair in the Humanities
Vanderbilt University

316. Elliot K Edmiston
Graduate student, Neuroscience
Vanderbilt University

317. Dr. Joseph Beavon
Adjunct instructor, Theology, General Studies, Ethics
Kaplan Career Institute, Nashville

318. William Hansen
Program Director, Paralegal Studies
Kaplan Career Institute, Nashville

319. Drennan Mayberry
College student, Criminal Justice
University of Memphis

320. Rev. Dr. Jason Richard Curry
Dean of the Fisk Memorial Chapel
Fisk University

321. Robert Hoggard
Founding President of American Baptist College’s Affiliate of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
American Baptist College

322. Peter Kuryla
Associate Professor, History
Belmont University

323. Lucero Soto
High school student, Visual Arts
White Station High

324. Anna Davis
High school student
Christ Presbyterian Academy

325. Mary Leah Milnes
College student, Political science and Asian studies
Vanderbilt university

326. Alison Scanlan
Adjunct Instructor, Sociology
Northeast State Community College

327. Marlene Heberling
College Student, Neuroscience and Spanish
Vanderbilt University

328. Laura Birdsall
Graduate Student, Fiction Writing
Vanderbilt University

329. Peter Gathje
Professor, Christian Ethics
Memphis Theological Seminary

330. Amy Sayward
Educator, MTSU

331. Jamie Woodruff
Educator, Social Work
Nashville

332. Ali Winters
Educator, Social Work
University of Tennessee

333. Amber Shults
Educator, Belmont

334. Meredith Dye
Educator, MTSU

335. Qunina Richardson
Educator, Nashville

336. Katie Duiven
Educator, Belmont

337. Amanda Reynolds
Educator, University of Tennessee Knoxville

338. Shelby Lucas
Graduate student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

339. Kathryn Segal
Student of Public Policy
Vanderbilt University

340. Nwadiogo Ejiogu, M.A.
M.D. Candidate
School of Medicine, Meharry Medical College

341. Nicolas Garrera
University of Memphis, Philosophy

342. William Hunter
Graduate Student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

343. Andrea N. Stout
Law student, Nashville School of Law

344. Leslie Lang
Graduate Student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

345. Briana Perry
Teacher of Sociology/Education
Memphis

346. Katharine Baker
Associate Director, Cal Turner Program for Moral Leadership in the Professions
Vanderbilt University

347. Brandon Franks
Graduate Student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

348. Jaycee Perez
Graduate student, Theological studies
Vanderbilt University

349. Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore
Carpenter Professor of Religion, Psychology, and Culture
Vanderbilt University

350. Christopher Endress
Graduate Student, Divinity
Vanderbilt University

351. Joseph Pendergraph
Graduate student, History
Vanderbilt University

352. Greg Gardner
Graduate Student
Vanderbilt Divinity School

353. Monika George
Student of Biology
MTSU

354. Sherry Shurden Brewer
Graduate student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity

355. Mikeal Trump
9th grade teacher,  Social studies
Hillsboro High School

356. Caleb Mundy
Law Student
Belmont University

357. Matthew Togger
College student,  Geography
MTSU

358. Monica Weber
ELCA Seminary graduate student
Theology/pastoral work
Vanderbilt/Trinity Lutheran Seminary

359. Sarah Bridge
Graduate Student, Nursing
Vanderbilt University

360. Hilary Scarsella
PhD Student,  Theology
Vanderbilt University

361. Caroline Leithner
Graduate student, Theology
Vanderbilt University

362. Kate Fields
Graduate  Student, Theology/ Divinity/ Biology
Vanderbilt University

363. Kyle Jonas
Graduate Student,  Theology
Vanderbilt University

364. Kate Watkins
Adjunct Professor of Spiritual Disciplines
Lipscomb University

365. Joseph K. Prinsen, DO, PhD
Clinical Pharmacology Fellow
Vanderbilt University

366. Zachary Settle
Workshop Facilitator, Philosophy & Theology
Lipscomb LIFE Academy

367. Christin Shatzer
Instructor, Service-Learning
Lipscomb University

368. Cara Harris
Adjunct Professor, General Studies
Lipscomb University

369. Elizabeth Heffington
University Librarian at Lipscomb University
Law student (2L) at Nashville School of Law

370. Evan Bunch
Organizer for Economic Justice
Workers’ Dignity

371. Suha Ahmad-Alsyoufi
Assistant Director of Education
Scarritt Bennett Center

372. Justin Phillips, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor, Theology
Belmont University

373. Daniel Yackzan
Undergraduate student, Neuroscience/Pre-med
Vanderbilt University

374. Christopher Corbin
Doctoral student, Theology
Vanderbilt University

375. Amanda Hartmann Westmoreland
Graduate student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

376. Dr. Kevin Dodd

377. Brent Fernandez
Theology Teacher, Father Ryan High School

378. Teresa Pecinovsky
Graduate student, Theology
Vanderbilt Divinity School

379. Linda Polk
Retired teacher, Exceptional and General Education
Last taught at Joelton Middle School

380. Dakota Bowen
Graduate Student, Theological studies
Vanderbilt University

381. Lee Perkins
Student of Christian ministry
Vanderbilt Divinity School

382. Maureen Schlacter
High School librarian, Social Sciences
Father Ryan High School

383. Kenneth Moss
Student of Law
Belmont University

384. Lindsey Ricker
Masters of Arts student, Human Rights and Humanitarian Action
Sciences Po

385. Erin Pryor
Assistant Professor, Sociology
Belmont University

386. Natalia Pelaz
Associate professor, Languages and Literature
Belmont University

387. Jessica Riviere
Academic Adviser and Lecturer, German Literature
Vanderbilt University

388. Spencer Bailey
Student of Law
Lipscomb University

389. William Kaye
High school student
Father Ryan High School

390. Aimi Hamraie
Assistant Professor, Disability Studies
Vanderbilt University

391. Will Braeuner
High school student
Father Ryan High School

392. John Reiter
Student of Sciences
Middle Tennessee State University

393. Khadija Kirmani
High school student
Father Ryan High School

394. Taylor Vincent
High school student
Father Ryan high school

395. Liz Starr
High school student
Father Ryan High School

396. Elizabeth Lewis
Associate Professor, Criminology
Roane State Community College

397. Matthew Klett
High school student, Theology
Father Ryan High School

398. Carlson Grae
Graduate Student, Theology
Trevecca

399. Kennedy Bell
High school student
Father Ryan High School

400. Lyndsey Godwin
Asst. Director of the Carpenter Program
Theology/Ethics–Divinity School
Vanderbilt University

401. Amanda Esposito
High school student
Father Ryan High School

402. Timothy Woody
Undergraduate student, Music Composition
Belmont University

403. Ashley Dixon
Graduate Student, Education
International Education Policy

404. James Booth
Professor, Poli sci/Philosophy
Vanderbilt University

405. Nicole Cook
Student of Social Work
Lipscomb University

406. Lisa Chitwood
Salon owner & Broadcast journalist

407. Amy Johnston
Theology teacher
Father Ryan High School

408. Karissa Bowley
Undergraduate student, Philosophy and Anthropology/Sociology
Rhodes College, Memphis

409. Daria Foster
High school student
Father Ryan High School

410. Grace Wirth
High school student, Father Ryan High School

411. Henry McIntyre
High school student
Father Ryan High School

412. Marie Campbell
Scarritt-Bennett Center

413. Hannah Loftus
Lipscomb University

414. Caitlin McAnaly
UT College of Social Work

415. Jaime Zito
Scarritt Bennett Center

416. Maggie Greenleaf
Lipscomb University

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