News archive - March 2020

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Grebelites Continue in Community Amid COVID-19 Separation

Apartment residents visit with Grebel Sstaff through window and video chat

Apartment-dwellers visit with Grebel’s Director of Operations Paul Penner outside their window and with Director of Student Services Mary Brubaker-Zehr via video chat.  Photo by Anna Kuepfer

Most of our lives have shifted dramatically in the past few weeks as we grapple with social isolation, educational upheaval, job changes, pandemic preparations, and health care emergencies surrounding COVID-19. Over the course of two weeks, the situation moved rapidly at Conrad Grebel University College

Friday, March 20, 2020

Update from Grebel in the wake of COVID-19

Marcus Shantz video

For complete information on Grebel and the University's response to COVID-19, visit UWaterloo's Coronavirus website.

A Message from the President

March 20, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

New Book on Mennonite History Planned

Laureen and Brian

The Mennonite Historical Society of Canada is utilizing the resources of Mennonite universities in Canada to research and write an updated history book on the history of Mennonites in Canada from 1970-2020. They have invited Conrad Grebel University College (Grebel) Archivist-Librarian Laureen Harder-Gissing to co-author this book with Brian Froese, Associate Professor of History at Canadian Mennonite University (CMU).

Monday, March 9, 2020

Waterloo Warrior Finds Connection and Support in Grebel Residence

Lukas Wormald Swimming toward camera

Photo by Seyran Mammadov

Lukas Wormald of the Waterloo Warriors swim team has called Conrad Grebel University College home for the last two years. Lukas is in his second year of mechatronics engineering at the University of Waterloo and appreciates how living at Grebel suits his busy schedule.

Monday, March 9, 2020

Peace and Conflict Studies Professor Inspires Students’ Future Achievements

Lowell Ewert shows a book to a student

Facilitating engaging classes is just one of the ways that Lowell Ewert cares for and supports students in achieving their goals. Lowell is Associate Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) at Conrad Grebel University College and the University of Waterloo. Originally a lawyer, he researches the ways that peace interacts with human rights, law, and civil society. His teaching and in-class discussions empower students to apply what they are learning in whatever vocation they find themselves.

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