Tuesday, April 4, 2017
What a day of music and celebration! Thank you to those who were able to join us this year for Spring in The Chapel. Guests were treated to stunning performances by the Tyndale Community Choir, Directed by Dr. Melissa Davis, Assistant Professor of Music and Worship Arts. The audience also enjoyed...
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Friday, March 24, 2017
“Children sometimes bully others due to a lack of understanding,” says Marsha Marzouca [BA Hons. Psychology]. “When we teach [typical children] about autism and how difficult it is for children with autism to make friends, they can then come from a place of understanding and can...
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Wednesday, March 8, 2017
A few years ago, a group of youth from a Toronto community housing area was recruited for a soccer camp by Jevon Bryan [BA Human Services – Social Service Work 2017]. They did not get along with each other, and some were in tough circumstances, but they wanted to improve their soccer skills....
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Friday, February 24, 2017
If you pick the brain of Dr. Natasha Duquette, Associate Academic Dean and Associate Professor of English, on the subject of Jane Austen, you will find yourself delighted by the fascinating and, at times, obscure details that pour out. You will hear facts that might surprise you – for example...
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Thursday, February 2, 2017
Toronto, Ontario – February 2, 2017: It is with a mix of sadness and gratitude that Dr. Gary Nelson, President and Vice Chancellor of Tyndale University College and Tyndale Seminary announces the resignation of Mr. Randy Henderson, effective June 30, 2017. Mr. Henderson has served...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Mackenzie Langford [BA Business Administration] strives to make the ice rink more than just a place where his team goes to exercise or to win. As the captain of the Tyndale Guardian’s men’s hockey team for the past two years, his priority is building a strong sense of community....
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Friday, January 6, 2017
“I resolve to make this a year of living gratefully.”
In the first chapel service of 2017, the Tyndale community was challenged to join chapel speaker Dr. Janet Clark, Dean of the Seminary, in her resolve to live gratefully in the New Year.
Dr. Clark explored how we as a...
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Honours Psychology students from Tyndale University College had the unique opportunity to present their own research at The Ontario Association for Behaviour Analysis (ONTABA) conference in Toronto, Ontario. The prestigious conference draws researchers, practitioners and experts from across the...
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Monday, November 21, 2016
Conor Sweetman [BA English 2017] first felt inspired to launch his own magazine in the fourth year of his university degree. Many long nights of hard work and countless flashes of creativity later, Ekstasis was born. The magazine launched in August and is already gaining traction, with over 1,600...
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Friday, November 11, 2016
While finishing his final university semester at Tyndale, Curtis Hartshorn [BA Biblical Studies and Theology 2016] taught a class of 20 seminary students in Malawi, some of whom had disabilities that were not being accommodated.
The Baptist Seminary in the area where Curtis was staying had found...
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Monday, October 17, 2016
Tyndale University College is pleased to announce that Prof. Joseph Bishay, Sessional Lecturer in Biology and Chemistry, has been elected as a member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Science Teacher’s Association of Ontario (STAO). STAO is a highly influential non-...
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Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Tyndale University College faculty members are researching and teaching across a diverse range of academic disciplines. The following are some recent contributions that faculty members have made to their fields:
Dr. Paul Arsenault, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, was invited to speak at the...
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Wednesday, October 5, 2016
The hallways are buzzing this fall at Tyndale! There are now a total of 600 students enrolled at the university college, including in the Bachelor of Education program, representing a 6.5% growth from last year.
University students kicked off the semester with Frosh Week. Marina Hanna [BA...
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Thursday, July 21, 2016
This fall, the Music and Worship Arts Minor, developed by Dr. Melissa Davis, Assistant Professor of Music and Worship Arts, is officially launched. Dr. Davis says that Tyndale is poised at this time to offer students not only performance training but also the worship leadership angle, which is not...
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