What's Happening at Tyndale

Shaun Turner
Posted: Wednesday January 10, 2018

Shaun Turner [DMin Cand. – Spiritual Formation] is a Major (Vice Captain) in the Canadian Armed Forces and a former frontline chaplain. He is breaking new ground in helping find new ways for soldiers to heal from mental health issues. One in six full-time members of the Canadian Armed Forces...

President Gary Nelson
Posted: Thursday December 21, 2017

Tyndale University College & Seminary wishes you a blessed Christmas season and New Year. Below is a podcast of President Gary Nelson’s chapel address to our students with a Christmas message. Please note that our campus will be closed from December 22, 2017, and will reopen January 2,...

Naomi Peters
Posted: Thursday December 14, 2017

Earlier this year, Tyndale’s Naomi Peters [BA 2019] was honoured at the 2017 Word Awards celebrating Canadian Christian writers. Naomi, who is currently in the English program, won the award in the Article - Long Feature category in recognition of “Not Just a Statistic,” her...

Science Book
Posted: Friday December 8, 2017

Congratulations to Tyndale’s own Joshua Lopes [BEd 2017] and Michelle Painter [BEd 2017], winners of this year’s Science Teachers' Association of Ontario/Association des professeurs de sciences de l’Ontario (STAO/APSO) Preservice Science Awards. Both winners displayed...

Ben Heppner
Posted: Tuesday December 5, 2017

This year’s SOLD OUT Christmas In The Chapel concert on December 2, was a celebratory success! Helping to start off the 2017 Christmas season, our very own Tyndale Community Choir, alongside world-renowned tenor, Ben Heppner, delighted a packed audience. This year, over $59,000 was raised in...

Thank You Thursday
Posted: Thursday November 30, 2017

Thanks to Tyndale alumni, the funding of two new bursaries in honour of retiring faculty is well on its way. This past Giving Tuesday, alumni came together to support students, breaking last year’s alumni giving record on this annual day of giving. At day’s end, over four thousand...

David Pollard
Posted: Tuesday November 7, 2017

Tyndale welcomes new Bachelor of Education Faculty Advisor, David Pollard. With fifty years of innovative teaching experience, David has won multiple awards, including the Diamond Jubilee Award for Teaching Excellence in the province and the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Elementary...

Four University College faculty pose with their recently-published books
Posted: Friday October 27, 2017

A number of University College Faculty recently published works exploring topics related to their specific fields of expertise. Each of these publications can be ordered through the Tyndale Bookstore. The Jewish Apocalyptic Tradition and the Shaping of New Testament Thought, edited by Loren T....

Counselling Researchers with Tyndale Deans
Posted: Friday October 20, 2017

Tyndale Counselling Services is participating in a University of Toronto sponsored multi-site study of Christian-based spiritually integrated psychotherapy. It is being led by Principal Investigator, Dr. W. L. Alan Fung of the University of Toronto’s Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Fung is also...

Glasses on desk with computer
Posted: Friday October 20, 2017

Tyndale applauds the incredible academic achievements of recent graduates making significant inroads in their respective fields. Dr. Spencer Johnston [BA Philosophy 2008] has been awarded a prestigious British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. The term of the fellowship is 3 years and it...

Students of September's course
Posted: Monday October 16, 2017

This fall, the Tyndale Intercultural Ministries (TIM) Centre launched a new training program offering a Certificate of Ministry and Organizational Leadership. Robert Cousins, Director of the TIM Centre, shares the distinctive goal of this particular certificate, “Too often leadership training...

Alumni at Homecoming 2017
Posted: Friday October 13, 2017

On September 30, 2017, Tyndale alumni returned to visit our campus for Homecoming. Nearly 200 people came together to reconnect, share memories and celebrate our Distinguished Alumni, 50-year and 25-year graduates, and more. This year, we honoured Stacey Campbell (MDiv 2013) and Zachary Edwards (BA...

Posted: Thursday September 28, 2017

On September 16, 2017, Tyndale was pleased to have Dr. Dennis Ngien, the Founder of the Centre for Mentorship and Theological Reflection, host the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. We were honoured to have Dr. Alister McGrath (Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion and Director of Ian...

Rev. David Mainse
Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

It is with deep sadness Tyndale mourns with the Canadian Christian community at the loss of Rev. David Mainse who passed away on September 25, 2017. The Founder of Crossroads Communications Inc./100 Huntley Street, he was one of Canada’s most recognisable evangelists. In 2002, he received an...

Charles Cook and Robert Cousins
Posted: Thursday September 14, 2017

Tyndale University College & Seminary and Ambrose University signed a Memorandum of Understanding that extends from 2017 to 2019. This partnership between the Tyndale Intercultural Ministries Centre (TIM) and the Jaffray Centre for Global Initiatives of Ambrose University aims to strengthen...

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