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Introducing Booth UC’s 2019 Valedictorian

April 15, 2019

We’d like to extend congratulations to Patricia Braun who was chosen to give the valedictory address on April 28th at Booth UC’s Spring Convocation. Patricia will be graduating with a Bachelor of Social Work and we wish her, and the graduating class, every success in the future. Watch for an article about Patricia in the next Booth UC Connect.

Booth UC Statement in Response to the Tragedy in New Zealand

March 15, 2019

Just over two years ago we mourned for those who were killed, harmed and impacted by the attack on a mosque in Quebec City. This past fall we grieved for those who were were victims of the attack on a synagogue in Pittsburgh and yesterday we learned of an attack on two mosques in New Zealand. Tragedies like these continue to occur and there are many other examples. As news of this latest attack unfolds, three of our faculty are attending a conference called Striving

Connect Magazine Winter 2019

March 8, 2019

Check out our latest Connect Magazine Winter 2019.Featuring: Fourth year student, Valentina McKay; Booth Bound 2019 recap; Prof-files; a faculty feature by Professor Buetta Warkentin; a spotlight on Library Services, and much more! To be added to our mailing list to receive a printed copy, please visit our Publications page.

BOOTH UC LAUNCHES SEXUAL VIOLENCE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

February 28, 2019

During the month of February 2019, Booth UC initiated a sexual violence awareness campaign as a way for students, faculty and staff to learn more about identifying and preventing sexual violence. Booth UC promotes a safe and supportive community in which healthy relationships can thrive. In this environment, sexual violence in any form is prohibited. Resources and supports have been made available, through Student Services, to help students understand what constitutes sexual violence, and what to do if they experience sexual violence. The campaign also included

CHRISTMAS WISHES FROM BOOTH UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

December 20, 2018

‘Tis the season! Booth University College would like to wish everyone a blessed Christmas and a joyous New Year. May this Christmas season fill your heart with love, your home with laughter and your life with joy.

BOOTH UC’S VALENTINA MCKAY RECEIVES BUSINESS COUNCIL OF MANITOBA’S ABORIGINAL EDUCATION AWARD

November 19, 2018

Valentina McKay (BAPsych/20) is the recipient of the Business Council of Manitoba’s Aboriginal Education Award. Valentina is from Grand Rapids Misipawistik Cree Nation and is enrolled at Booth University College in the School of Humanities and Social Science.  This award means a lot to Valentina. “I cannot believe you can win an award for simply just being yourself. The validation that my hard work is recognized. It’s really an amazing feeling.” Congratulations Valentina!

BOOTH UC STUDENT WINS AWARD DURING INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK: KENYAN STUDENT LOVES “FRIENDLY MANITOBA’

November 16, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE Nov 16, 2018 Booth UC student wins award during International Education Week Kenyan student loves “Friendly Manitoba” WINNIPEG – Kenyan student Japhlet Lolo said he loved “Friendly Manitoba” shortly after arriving in the city during the winter of 2016. After winning an award yesterday from the Manitoba Council for International Education (MCIE), he loves it even more. Manitoba is the place to go for studies because of the quality of education and the rich cultural diversity. I  am thrilled to have received this

Connect Magazine Fall 2018

October 25, 2018

Check out our latest Connect Magazine Fall 2018. To be added to our mailing list to receive a printed copy, please click here

Opening Convocation 2018 Highlights

September 11, 2018

The word convocation comes from the root words con and vocare meaning “to call together.” This past Friday, September 7, the Booth UC community was called together for our Opening Convocation celebrating the beginning of the academic year. Students, staff, faculty, Salvationists and guests walked into Hetherington Chapel to the sound of music filling the room. The air was filled with energy and excitement, as the fall approaches, and we were reminded of our Mission of Christian faith, rigorous scholarship and passion for service. Guest

Preventing Digital Doomsday Free Seminar on October 4, 2018!

August 22, 2018

Register now for Preventing Digital Doomsday! Roy Zur, CEO of Cybint and cyber intelligence expert will be discussing how online security is essential for you and your business. See you there!