September 16, 2013: Booth University College held its 2013-2014 Opening Convocation and Installation of Dr. Marjory Kerr - Vice President, Academic and Dean - on Friday, September 6, 2013. We were pleased that so many guests from across the city were able to attend the ceremony, including representatives from The Salvation Army’s Divisional Headquarters and the College for Officer Training. Also in attendance were Commissioners Don and Joyce Kerr, the parents of Dr. Marjory Kerr.
July 4, 2013: Booth University College is pleased to announce that retired Brigadier-General Linda J. Colwell has been appointed to its Board of Trustees for a three-year term.
June 7, 2013: Booth University College is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael W. Boyce, head of the English and Film department at Booth UC, has been promoted to Associate Professor effective July 1, 2013. Advancement to the rank of Associate Professor does not come lightly. It requires commendable publications, commitment to research and significant contributions to education.
May 31, 2013: More than 100 people took part in the Christian Higher Education Canada (CHEC) annual conference, seminary conference and Native Peoples and Christian Higher Education symposium that were hosted at Booth University College this week. Included in the discussions were representatives from 17 of CHEC’s 33 members.
May 30, 2013: Out of more than 5,000 submissions from 25 countries in the Summit International Awards’ (SIA) 2013 Summit Creative Awards® competition, local design company Propeller Design Inc. placed silver for its redesign of the Booth University College logo.
May 15, 2013: With Booth UC's 2013 Convocation come and gone, faculty are now heavily engaged in research - and sharing their knowledge and expertise at academic forums across North America and beyond.
April 28, 2013 was a time to celebrate great accomplishments and milestones, as 39 Booth University College students crossed the stage of Winnipeg’s Knox United Church to receive their degrees or certificates during Booth’s 31st annual convocation ceremony.
April 22, 2013: Approximately 100 individuals attended Booth University College's fourth annual Community Forum on Saturday. Organized by Dr. James Cresswell, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Booth UC, this year's forum topic was Gangs and Hope. The five-person panel discussed the issue of gang activity and gang life in Winnipeg in three areas, including a focus on mercy, a focus on hope, and a focus on justice.
April 15, 2013: The public is invited to join Winnipeg police, educators, media and other community members who are involved in helping kids stay out of or exit gang life at the April 20th Gangs and Hope Community Forum at Booth University College, 447 Webb Place.
Dr. James Cresswell, assistant professor of Psychology at Booth UC and organizer of this year’s annual forum, said the community forum panel will explore a number of questions and will engage in a Question and Answer session with the audience.