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Master of Divinity degree at CMU: Fall 2019

Posted in News Releases  •  Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 10:01 AM

Beginning in September 2019, Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) will offer the Master of Divinity (MDiv), a new program of its Graduate School of Theology and Ministry (GSTM).

The MDiv is considered a gold standard by many denominations. The three-year program provides an extensive and thorough preparation for Christian ministry, including strong emphasis on discerning vocational calling and a field-based independent study tailored to each student's specific context. The program is suited for those considering Christian ministry or currently working in the field and wanting to grow in their knowledge and skills for faithful ministry.

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Death: Are we afraid of it or obsessed with it?

Posted in News Releases  •  Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 9:00 AM

Four panelists who deal with death in their everyday lives will explore the different ways humans wrestle with death and how our understanding of it can change the way we live now.

"There are only two experiences that are absolute guarantees in life: birth and death. That just feels important to talk about," says David Balzer, Assistant Professor of Communications and Media at CMU and moderator of the event. "I'm going to risk something that may sound cliché, but perhaps reflecting on the meaning of death will give us a better sense of the meaning of living. I think it can." 

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Dr. Dennis R. Venema, Professor of Biology at Trinity Western University is CMU's 2019 Scientist in Residence

CMU welcomes Dr. Dennis R. Venema as 2019's Scientist in Residence

Posted in News Releases  •  Wednesday, January 23, 2019 @ 5:12 PM

Were Adam and Eve humanity's first parents? Genetics show that our beginning comes from a population much larger than one couple. Can belief in evolution and Christianity mix?

These are some of the key questions Dr. Dennis R. Venema will address as Scientist in Residence at Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) on February 4-6, 2019.

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Celebrated Canadian pianist to give concert at Canadian Mennonite University

Posted in News Releases  •  Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 9:20 AM

Jane Coop, one of Canada's most respected and cherished pianists, will present an exciting program of Beethoven and Rachmaninoff on Canadian Mennonite University's newly acquired Bösendorfer Imperial concert grand piano.

The concert is at 7:30 PM on Wednesday, November 14 in the Laudamus Auditorium at CMU, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.

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Blazers shutdown Bobcats to win MCAC Women’s Soccer Championship

Posted in News Releases  •  Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 9:17 AM

Goals from Susanna Derksen and Camille Plett lifted Women's Soccer to their first MCAC Conference Championship win since 2009 on Sunday afternoon, but beating the two-time defending Champions and top-seeded Brandon Bobcats was no simple task.

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