Areas of Interest
Church and Society, Immigration
Laurel E. Scott is an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church and currently serves as Pastor of the multi-ethnic/racial Centralville Church in Lowell, Mass. Currently at the prospectus stage of the program, she proposes researching the church’s response to the contemporary immigration debate, through its treatment of immigrants. Among her other interests are women’s issues, ecumenical and inter-faith activities and worker justice. She is the current Anna Howard Shaw scholar at BUSTH.