Friday, May 22, 2020

Theological Studies Professor Launches Mennonite Worship Website

The logo of the Together In Worship website. A circle with swirling reds, blues, and yellows.

“Worship is the beating heart of the Christian church,” reflected Professor Carol Penner, who teaches practical theology at Conrad Grebel University College and the University of Waterloo.

Friday, April 24, 2020

Online Workshops Provide New Opportunities for Conflict Management Training

people sitting around tables at conflict management workshop

For the first time in its history, the Conflict Management Certificate Program (CMCP) is being offered online. The program is based out of Conrad Grebel University College’s Peace and Conflict Studies department, and offers workshops in a variety of conflict management and mediation practices.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Student Hymn Sings Build Connection to Faith and Each Other

Students singing in chapel

This article was written prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

When one hears of a hymn sing, university students spending their evening singing from a hymnal is rarely the first image that comes to mind. However, at Conrad Grebel University College, students have organized Sunday evening hymn sings for several years.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

PACS Professor Models Theory through Actions

Jennifer with students in library

Students who take courses with Jennifer Ball appreciate her active example of what it means to live peaceably. Jennifer is Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) at Conrad Grebel University College and the University of Waterloo. She holds a Doctorate in Rural Studies with a focus on Sustainable Rural Communities. Her research stretches across women’s community-based peacebuilding, Circle practice, and community development. Jennifer is known by her students as someone who, as Charity Nonkes explained, “not only teaches the course concepts, but also embodies them.”

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Grebel’s First Music Professor Left Lasting Legacy

Helen Martens plays piano

Helen Martens, Conrad Grebel University College’s first music faculty member, passed away on Thursday, April 9 at the age of 92, surrounded by family in Winnipeg. She last visited Grebel in 2013 during the College’s 50th anniversary.

Grebel staff and faculty remember Helen Martens for her extensive contributions to the Music Department and the College community.

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