What's Happening at Tyndale

Tyndale Wins 5 Canadian eduStyle Awards for Web Innovation

Wednesday June 26, 2013

The first Canadian regional eduStyle awards were announced in Vancouver on June 25. The awards celebrated the “most innovative and exciting developments” in higher education web development in Canada. Tyndale was nominated in three categories: Best Overall Website, Best Magazine Site...

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Spring/Summer Enrolment on the Rise at Tyndale

Tuesday June 25, 2013

Enrolment in spring/summer courses is on the rise at Tyndale. Spring/Summer course registrations for Tyndale Seminary have risen by 12 percent over last year, 27 percent over 2011, and 36 percent over 2010 due to enhanced online, intensive, and traditional course offerings. “Many of our...

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Alister McGrath: Challenging the next Christian Novelist

Friday June 14, 2013

“I believe in Christianity as I believe the sun has risen. Not only do I see it, but by it, I see everything else.” These were the words of C.S. Lewis in his classic essay, Is Theology Poetry? On the night of June 8th, the Centre for Mentorship and Theological Reflection celebrated its...

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NAIITS: Shaping Faith Through Language

Friday June 7, 2013

NAIITS’s (North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies) goal is to teach theology from a perspective that “resonates with the culture…of Native North Americans” (NAIITS.com), and their vision is to see Indigenous people flourish in their faith without...

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Worship Grant Awarded to Tyndale

Friday May 24, 2013

Tyndale University College & Seminary is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a worship renewal grant for $12,000 from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship (CICW). This grant provides the opportunity to nurture students in their pursuit to become worship leaders who provide...

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Dr. Las Newman and Eunice Smith honoured at Tyndale’s Graduation

Thursday May 16, 2013

Tyndale University College & Seminary held its spring graduation ceremonies on Saturday, May 11, 2013, where Dr. Lascelles George Newman was awarded an honorary doctorate. Dr. Newman, an alumnus of Tyndale, has spent more than 30 years working in student ministry in the Caribbean and around...

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Pastoral and Chinese Ministry Program Celebrates 25 Years

Friday May 10, 2013

“Something monumental took place 25 years ago to address the unique issues presented to pastoral leadership in the Chinese community,” said Gary Nelson, President and Vice Chancellor of Tyndale University College & Seminary on Sunday, May 5th at the 25th anniversary celebration...

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Leonard Sweet Challenges Wesleyans to Get Their Hands Dirty

Friday May 3, 2013

"When was the last time you were up to your neck in faith?" Dr. Leonard Sweet posed this question on Monday, April 29th as he concluded his keynote address at the 2013 Wesley Ministry Conference held at Tyndale University College & Seminary. More than 180 people attended this year...

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You Don’t Have to Be in Construction to Know What’s Happening at Bayview

Wednesday April 24, 2013

“To be honest, right now I don’t know what’s going on over at the Bayview campus. I’d like to know, because it’s our future home, and it’d be nice not to be in the dark; see how the transition is going,” commented I.J. Makan, a current Tyndale student....

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Psychology Undergraduates Presenting at International Conferences

Friday April 19, 2013

Four current Psychology undergraduates will be presenting their findings at an international conference called ABAI (Association for Behavioural Analysis International) on May 24–28 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Drawing a population of 30,000 researchers, there is a wide range that covers many...

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“I Couldn’t Ignore All The Pain And Death…”

Friday April 12, 2013

On April 9th, Professor Anthony Hutchinson from Tyndale’s Human Services program presented the premier screening of the documentary ‘This is Not a Game’ on the topic of helping at-risk youth within Toronto. The event included a time of questions and answers with a panel including...

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An Historic Moment for Tyndale

Wednesday April 3, 2013

Tyndale University College & Seminary officially took possession of its new Bayview Campus on Monday, April 1st. This date is a milestone and is a key step in the consolidation of Tyndale University College & Seminary onto one campus. Located on Bayview Avenue, south of Steeles, this 56...

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Christian Stories in the Media

Monday April 1, 2013

On March 26th, guest speaker Lorna Dueck presented a message called, 'Context Matters: Serving Christ in the Media.' As an experienced media presence, writing religious columns for the Globe and Mail and hosting her own TV Show, Lorna shared from her own experiences. Neil Lamont, a student...

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Dr. John Kao Memorial Service - Saturday, March 30

Thursday March 28, 2013

It is with sadness that Tyndale University College & Seminary venerates Dr. John Kao who passed away Sunday March 24th at 79. Kao was a key Chinese church leader, who has served as the Honorary Chairman of the executive board of the Association of Canadian Chinese Theological Education (ACCTE...

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Commitment to Preaching

Thursday March 28, 2013

Those who attended the 5th annual Tyndale Preaching conference Friday March 22 were treated to the teaching of Dr. Jeffery Arthurs as he provided practical and applicable advice on the subject of the diversity of preaching from different genres.  In his gracious and engaging way, participants...

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