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CMU recognizes distinguished alumni with 2019 awards

Posted in News Releases  •  Wednesday, September 18, 2019 @ 9:08 AM

A former teacher dedicated to building relationships with Indigenous peoples, a former witness worker invested in intercultural relationships, a long-time pursuer of justice with Mennonite Central Committee (MCC), and a priest and canon theologian in the Anglican church are the recipients of Canadian Mennonite University's (CMU) 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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Peacebuilding school launches 12th year after successful 2019 session

Posted in News Releases  •  Monday, September 16, 2019 @ 11:29 AM

In the political climate of our world today, a commitment to peacebuilding is more critical than ever. This summer, Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) welcomed 108 students and nine faculty from around the world to the Canadian School of Peacebuilding (CSOP) held on June 10-21.

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CMU announces increase in fall 2019 Enrolment

Posted in News Releases  •  Friday, September 6, 2019 @ 11:54 AM

Preliminary fall enrolment at Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) indicate an overall 3% increase in CMU students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs. This increase reflects both headcount and full-time equivalent (FTE) course registrations.

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CMU student wins international oratorical contest

Posted in News Releases  •  Tuesday, September 3, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Recent CMU graduate Amelia Warkentin (class of '19) is the winner of this year's C. Henry Smith Oratorical Contest. Her first-place speech, titled "Finding Health and Peace Through Self-Care", has earned her $400 USD in prize money, forthcoming publication in Mennonite Weekly Review, and a scholarship for participation in a peace-related conference of her choice.

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Educating for the 'W' (Winnipeg Free Press, August 10, 2019)

Posted in News Releases  •  Saturday, August 10, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Canadian Mennonite University is taking a page out of the books of some of the most prestigious schools in the world with its latest academic offering.

The Winnipeg-based post-secondary institution is preparing to welcome students for a second year of "W" courses, all of which are designed to develop and fine-tune students' writing skills.

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