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The 2021 Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition winners (clockwise from top-left): Johanna Klassen (voice), Georgeanne Van Helden (piano), Michelle Fast (voice), and Georg Neuhofer (piano)

Dual winners mark the 16th annual Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition

Posted in News Releases  •  Tuesday, April 6, 2021 @ 2:47 PM

For the past 16 years, the CMU School of Music hosts the Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition for music students capable of performing at a high skill level. It is a time, as adjudicator Henrietta Schellenberg puts it, "of comradery and competition for music students, a chance to bring their art to the public, a jewel in the life of the musical calendar at CMU."

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CMU launches new centre for career, vocation

CMU launches new centre for career, vocation

Posted in News Releases  •  Saturday, March 13, 2021 @ 8:55 AM

At a time when so much of society and work is being "cracked open" by the pandemic, a liberal arts education is more important than ever.

That's the view of Christine Kampen Robinson, director of the new Centre for Career and Vocation at Canadian Mennonite University.

"What work looks like in the future is being redefined," she said. "We don't yet know what it will look like."

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CMU becomes first Canadian member of NetVUE

CMU becomes first Canadian member of NetVUE

Posted in News Releases  •  Friday, March 12, 2021 @ 9:21 AM

CMU is the first Canadian post-secondary institution to join the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE), a North American network of colleges and universities that offers grant funding, resources, and support to enrich the intellectual and theological exploration of vocation among undergraduate students. It is run by the Council of Independent Colleges.

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CMU launches new Centre for Career and Vocation

CMU launches new Centre for Career and Vocation

Posted in News Releases  •  Wednesday, March 3, 2021 @ 10:04 AM

CMU celebrated the launch of its newest initiative, the Centre for Career and Vocation, as work-integrated learning month kicked off across Canada on March 1.

The Centre for Career and Vocation's mission is "to equip members of the CMU community to purposefully connect calling, courses, and career through curriculum-integrated academic and vocational advising, experiential and work-integrated learning, and encouraging interdisciplinary exploration and creativity."

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Details of the January 25 Return to Campus

Details of the January 25 Return to Campus

Posted in News Releases  •  Friday, January 22, 2021 @ 4:34 PM

CMU is excited to welcome students back to hybrid classes beginning on January 25, 2021. Below is important information about the initial phase of return to hybrid classes. Following provincial guidelines, these directions will be in place for the foreseeable future.  

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