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The Humanities — Much Ado About Nothing?
From The Handmaid's Tale to Shakespeare's tragedies, Dr. Ben Faber considers the value of teaching literature.
Poetry and Ecology
Redeemer's Dr. Deborah Bowen explores in her public work and research how poetry can uniquely inspire us to care for the environment.
Christians in the Newsroom
This summer, Redeemer student Anna Bailey '21 attended The World Journalism Institute at Dordt College to learn storytelling and technical skills for the newsroom.
Nicholas Slagter awarded 2016-2017 Department of English Essay Prize
The essay, written on Donne's Holy Sonnet 14, is available to read online
Anything but Typical
Museum collections manager Michael VanHartingsveldt ‘11 has taught, travelled, worked and studied in five different countries since graduation.
Seeking Shalom
Redeemer students raise awareness on campus about mental health and about sexual violence.
When Art and Science Interface
Dr. Madhur Anand, professor of ecology at the University of Guelph, reads from her latest book of poetry at Redeemer.
15 Years and a Redeemer Degree Later
Graham Cubitt ‘01 had planned to fly airplanes, but 15 years and a Redeemer degree later, he’s creating affordable housing with Hamilton non-profit Indwell.
Not Your Typical Family Business
Jonathan, Isaac, Julia and Jeanette Van Huizen share the recipe for their business’s success: family, faith, diverse skillsets and interdisciplinary education.
Advancing Justice
Heidi Ellens de Vries ‘05 works as a lawyer for the City of Brantford, fulfilling a lifelong dream.
Celebrating Canada’s Faith Communities Through Writing
Doug Sikkema ‘06 and Dr. Deborah Bowen spearhead the Ross and Davis Mitchell Prize for Faith and Writing
A War with Many Fronts
Redeemer’s fall mainstage production, "Front", examines the effect war can have on those at home.
Imitating Jesus in the Middle Ages
How an ordinary 12th century woman ruffled feathers by following Jesus, and inspires us to do the same
A Small Program with a Big Punch
Alumna Paige Louter '13 has been involved in a variety of experiential learning opportunities since graduating
EcoAtwood meets EcoChristianity
Dr. Deborah Bowen explores environmental apocalypse and hope in Margaret Atwood’s "MaddAddam" trilogy.
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