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Appointment of Student Members to Senate and Board of Trustees

May 31, 2018

We are pleased to announce the appointment of student members to Senate and the Board of Trustees for the 2018/19 academic year. Kailey Gillis has been appointed to Senate for a one year term, beginning in August/September 2018. Kailey is a third-year student in the Religion Program and is already active in the Booth UC community as a member of the residence advisory group, a student ambassador in the Admissions Office, and a member of this year’s Booth Bound planning committee. Kaitlin vanDeursen has been appointed to the

Dr. Donald Burke Wins First Prize at Canadian Church Press Awards

May 15, 2018

Congratulations! The Annual Canadian Church Press Awards honoured Booth University College’s faculty member Dr. Donald Burke with a first place award in the Biblical Interpretation category for “Fear and Trembling,” an article he wrote for The Salvationist. Check out the article in the Fall/Winter 2017 edition of Booth UC Connect!  

New Documentary Summer Course at Booth University College

May 14, 2018

We are happy to announce a new and exciting documentary summer course at Booth UC! The course, titled “Documenting the World”, will take place on campus August 13 – 17, 2018 with guest instructor Dr. Bruce Redman. For more information and registration, go to https://www.boothuc.ca/docs  

Booth University College Announces New Faculty Member Dr. David Cwir

May 7, 2018

    Booth University College pleased to announce that Dr. David Cwir will be joining our faculty as an Assistant Professor of Psychology. Dr. Cwir  holds a PhD from University of Waterloo, 2011 and a BA (Hons), University of Manitoba, 2006. After Dr. Cwir completed his PhD in Social Psychology at the University of Waterloo, he attended a Christian School of Ministry at Bethel Church in Redding, California. Upon completion of his ministry training, Dr. Cwir accepted a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Tyndale

2018 Spring Convocation is Sunday, April 29, 2018!

April 24, 2018

  Booth University College is proud to host the largest graduating class ever on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at our Spring Convocation. We are honoured to have Commissioner Susan McMillan, Chancellor, as our guest speaker at the Baccalaureate Service, which will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Booth University College’s Hetherington Chapel, located in the Waldron Building at 447 Webb Place, Winnipeg. Lunch will follow. Convocation and Conferring of Degrees will take place at 3:00 p.m. at Knox United Church, 400 Edmonton Street, Winnipeg, with

Critters Fight the Jitters

April 17, 2018

Read all about it! Booth University College’s therapy dog event and Service Support Animal Policy for students makes the news: Critters Fight the Jitters – Winnipeg Free Press Cuddly Pooches – CBC

Register Now for Cybersecurity and Cyber Intelligence Courses!

March 27, 2018

Apply now to start you Cyber Literacy! Courses are open for registration today. Go to Cybersecurity Courses at Booth UC to secure your spot now for fall 2018.

Booth UC and Cybint Solutions join forces to take a byte out of cybercrime

March 26, 2018

First post-secondary in Canada to partner with global cyber education leader to provide solutions WINNIPEG – Cybercrimes are growing exponentially, posing tremendous threats to our financial markets, undermining public confidence, violating our privacy and costing hundreds of billions of dollars annually. Surveys have found that about half of Canadians have been a victim of cybercrime in the last four years, and only a few of them know how to respond to cybersecurity threats. Booth UC, in partnership with global cyber education leader Cybint, is answering

President’s Update Spring 2018

March 20, 2018

Check out our latest news in the President’s Update! Booth University College’s President’s Update newsletter shares all the latest Booth UC news with readers several times a year. If you would like to be added to the email list, please subscribe here.

Booth University College wins Access Award 

January 23, 2018

Making changes on campus for easier access to all abilities WINNIPEG – The City of Winnipeg’s Access Advisory Committee presented Booth University College with an Access Award—Circle of Excellence following various renovations to the campus, which were designed by Ager Little Architects Inc. “To better meet the needs of students and staff, Booth University College worked with Ager Little Architects to make improvements to areas in and around the building. “ We will continue to work on making changes on campus for easier access for