Tyndale News & Articles

President Emeritus Receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

On February 6, 2013, Dr. Brian C. Stiller, President Emeritus of Tyndale University College & Seminary received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal in a gala event at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto. The gala was hosted by the Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario and...

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WorldCat comes to Tyndale’s Library

Friday, February 8, 2013

Tyndale’s Library has introduced WorldCat, a new, more extensive research search engine. This new system is provided by a non-profit organization that is run by libraries around the world. The WorldCat search engine allows students to discover resources that might have been missed by using...

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How Faith Fits Into Our Lives

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

You can listen to any of Gary Thomas' Faith Talks 2013 through Tyndale's Chapel Podcasts Over a period of three seminars through Faith Talks 2013, Gary Thomas, award-winning author and speaker, presented Tyndale with compelling messages concerning the topic of faith. From January 22...

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The Lamp Post

Friday, January 25, 2013

After a long process involving over 35 submissions, more than 120 people participating and 2 rounds of voting, Tyndale is proud to announce that ‘The Lamp Post’ is  now the title of our café, previously called the ‘muffin shop’. In the fall, students, staff,...

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Jacob Moon Comes to Tyndale

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

On Saturday, January 19, singer/songwriter Jacob Moon played an intimate concert for a gathering of staff, students and faculty. The two hour long set was composed of songs about home, heartache, hope and an ode to his sponsored child. Moon’s smooth voice, paired with his incredible knack...

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Tyndale at Urbana 12

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

From December 27 – 31, 2012 approximately 27 Tyndale students attended Urbana 12. Urbana, hosted by Inter-Varsity, is a missions conference for North American students held once every three years. Participants were able to attend large group sessions and up to eight breakout sessions with...

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General Linda Bond receives Honorary Doctorate this Fall

Thursday, December 13, 2012

This fall General Linda Bond [BRE 1987, MTS 2007], the 19th General of The Salvation Army, received the Tyndale University College & Seminary Honorary Doctorate. The High Council elected her as the Army’s international leader in January 2011. For more than forty years her career developed...

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Christmas in the Chapel

Kicking-off the Christmas Season

Friday, December 7, 2012

On Saturday, December 1st, more than four hundred people attended Tyndale’s Annual Christmas in the Chapel. The audience consisted of local community members, students, faculty, alumni and chamber choir enthusiasts. Dr. Gary Nelson, President and Vice Chancellor of Tyndale University College...

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Casting a Vision

Thursday, November 29, 2012

On Tuesday, November 27th Where Have All the Donors Gone? a one-day workshop for fundraising leaders in not-for-profit Christian organizations was presented by the Tyndale Leadership Centre. Cliff Cline, President and CEO of IdeaPraxy presented on the key components that fundraising executives...

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Students from International Hochschule Liebenzell Germany are coming to Tyndale

Friday, November 23, 2012

Tyndale is pleased to announce that on November 14th 2012, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Tyndale University College & Seminary and Internationale Hochschule Liebenzell (IHL), a Christian university in Bad Liebenzell, Germany which offers degrees in Theology, Christian...

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When Disaster Strikes – An Art Exhibit

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

On November 15th an art reception was held to celebrate award-winning artist Lynne McIlivride Evans’ exhibit “When Disaster Strikes”. In a 6 piece exhibit, Evans displayed the power, unpredictability and beauty of nature. Within her pieces, the destructive ability of stormy...

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Egypt's Remarkable Prayer Gathering

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Dr. Wafik Wahba, Associate Professor of Global Christianity An estimated 70,000 Egyptian Christians gathered on November 11, 2011 for praise, worship, and prayer at St. Simon Church in Cairo while millions around the globe followed the event live on TV and the Internet. This was a significant...

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New MTS – Indigenous Studies

Friday, November 16, 2012

On Thursday November 15, 2012, Tyndale University College & Seminary and the North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies (NAIITS) signed a Memorandum of Agreement to offer a Master of Theological Studies – Indigenous Studies. Dr. Terry LeBlanc, Director and CEO of NAIITS...

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Tyndale Launches New Ministry Minors

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Tyndale University College is pleased to announce that, beginning in September 2013, five new Christian Ministry minors will be launched within the Bachelor of Arts programs. Students in any major can pursue a minor in youth ministry, children’s ministry, pastoral ministry, music &...

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Michael O’Brien lectures at Tyndale

Friday, November 9, 2012

On the evening of Thursday, November 9th, internationally renowned author, essayist and painter Michael O'Brien spoke at Tyndale University College & Seminary about the challenge that Christian artists experience today within the 21st century. In his hour long lecture Mr. O'Brien...

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