CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

The 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition at Canadian Mennonite University will feature six finalists: three vocalists, two pianists, and one cellist. The competition will take place on January 28, 2015 at 7:30PM in CMU’s Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury… [More]

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CMU welcomes inaugural Scientist in Residence to campus CMU welcomes inaugural Scientist in Residence to campus

CMU welcomes inaugural Scientist in Residence to campus

Research scientist Dr. Henry Janzen interested in fostering hope at events Canadian Mennonite University is pleased to announce it will host Dr. Henry Janzen as its first-ever Scientist-in-Residence. Janzen, a research scientist in soil biochemistry at the Agriculture and Agri-Food… [More]

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Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders

Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders

Workshops to be held Jan. 24 in Winnipeg, Jan. 31 in Winkler When most Christians think about ways to improve worship, they often think about music—changing the musical style, adding a praise band, singing new songs. Worship music is important,… [More]

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CMU Celebrates the Grand Opening of Marpeck Commons CMU Celebrates the Grand Opening of Marpeck Commons

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‘With honour and joy, we say thanks,” says President Cheryl Pauls Speeches, songs, prayer, conversation, laughter, and excitement marked the opening of Marpeck Commons, Canadian Mennonite University’s new library, learning commons, and bridge. More than 300 faculty, staff, students, alumni,… [More]

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CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

The 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition at Canadian Mennonite University will feature six finalists: three vocalists, two pianists, and one cellist. The competition will take place on January 28, 2015 at 7:30PM in CMU’s Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury… [More]

Jan 23, 2015 8:13

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Marpeck Commons Grand Opening and Dedication (video)

Marpeck Commons Grand Opening and Dedication (video)

“We are honoured to open this spectacular space to the university community and the communities surrounding CMU,” says CMU President Cheryl Pauls. “Marpeck Commons will be the hub of the campus and of a vibrant learning community. It’s a great… [More]

Dec 4, 2014 13:35

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Stefan Kliewer – Outtatown South Africa Site 2 Leader (2011-2012)

Stefan Kliewer (far left in photo) Outtatown South Africa Site 2 Leader Interview Date: April 13, 2012 In this interview, Stefan shares with David Balzer – host of Sunday@CMU Radio, insights into the value of an OT experience and muses about what… [More]

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CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

CMU announces the 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

The 10th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition at Canadian Mennonite University will feature six finalists: three vocalists, two pianists, and one cellist. The competition will take place on January 28, 2015 at 7:30PM in CMU’s Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury… [More]

CSOP Participant Profile – Debra Wilson

CSOP Participant Profile – Debra Wilson

Student finds place of belonging at Canadian School of Peacebuilding The Canadian School of Peacebuilding (CSOP) has been a welcoming place for student Debra Wilson, who has returned to CSOP for a second time. Describing herself as a person of… [More]

CMU welcomes inaugural Scientist in Residence to campus

CMU welcomes inaugural Scientist in Residence to campus

Research scientist Dr. Henry Janzen interested in fostering hope at events Canadian Mennonite University is pleased to announce it will host Dr. Henry Janzen as its first-ever Scientist-in-Residence. Janzen, a research scientist in soil biochemistry at the Agriculture and Agri-Food… [More]

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Marpeck Commons Grand Opening and Dedication (video)

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“We are honoured to open this spectacular space to the university community and the communities surrounding CMU,” says CMU President Cheryl Pauls. “Marpeck Commons will be the hub of the campus and of a vibrant learning community. It’s a great… [More]

Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders

Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders

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Hutterites honour CMU professor with $10,000 donation, artwork

Hutterites honour CMU professor with $10,000 donation, artwork

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