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Study with and get to know professors in a community-oriented learning environment. Grebel administers the Music and Peace and Conflict Studies departments at University of Waterloo, and offers additional undergraduate courses in Arts, History, Mennonite Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Sociology. Grebel also offers two Master's level graduate programs in Theological Studies and Peace and Conflict Studies.

  1. Dec. 4, 2018MEDAx 2018: Creating Pathways for Future InnovatorsStudents from Conrad Grebel University College who participated in this year’s MEDAx convention.

    Contributions by Leah Wouda and Grace Wright

    Each year, Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA), a non-profit organization focused on using business and entrepreneurship as a tool to alleviate poverty, hosts a convention to engage its supporters. This year’s convention, held in Indianapolis, IN, included a stream of activities that brought together young professionals and students to connect with innovators and entrepreneurs.

  2. Nov. 9, 2018Considering Matthew Shepard a work of "great hope, compassion, and love." Considering Matthew Shepard

  3. Oct. 22, 2018Alumni Award Winner Works Tirelessly for PeaceReina Neufeldt leads a discussion with Dean Peachey.

    A crowd of old friends and alumni as well as people interested in Restorative Justice filled the Grebel Gallery on October 11 to hear from Dean Peachey. He reflected on the seeds of peace that were sown during the 25 years he and his wife Missy Miller spent in Kitchener-Waterloo. As Grebel's 2018 Distinguished Alumni Service Award winner, Peachey returned to the College to take part in a discussion entitled "Backward/Forward: Reflections on Peace, Conflict, and Human Rights” with Peace and Conflict Studies professor Reina Neufeldt,

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  1. Dec. 18, 2018Advent Jazz Vesper ServiceAdvent Jazz Vesper Service

    Join us for an evening of soulful jazz and worship in Grebel's Chapel. All are welcome! 

    Free parking provided.

    If you have any questions, contact Ed Janzen at 519-885-0220 ext. 24249 or

  2. Jan. 7 to 19, 2019Winter 2019 Auditions are openChoral auditions

    “Music is the shorthand of emotion.” ― Leo Tolstoy
      All three choral ensembles and four instrumental ensembles are open to all UWaterloo students.  Please see  for details.

  3. Jan. 17, 2019Grebel Gallery Exhibit Launch Reception | Gichitwaawizi’igewin: HonouringGrebel Gallery Exhibit Launch Reception January 17

    Join us for the Grebel Gallery's winter exhibit launch on January 17, 2019, at 4 PM.

    Register for free online.

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