Spring 2018 Issue

The Top of the Watershed
Letter from Resound's managing editor, Beth Van Lingen
Anchored in the Word
As academia's intellectual fashions shift from decade to decade, Christian universities stand out.
Salt and Light
A message from Redeemer's interim president
Know Thy Pop Culture
Engaging the philosophy of pop culture is both missional and prophetic, bringing Christian thought to a rapid-fire topic and truth to a fallen world.
A Change of Course
After studying for a year at a public university, Julia DeWeerd '21 felt God calling her to transfer to Redeemer's Business program instead.
A Chemistry Celebrity
Janelle Vander Hout '18 came away from her summer research with more than knowledge and an improved skillset. A 2-D network structure was christened with her initials.
The Royals Rise to Number One
The Redeemer's men's basketball team entered uncharted territory in 2018, finishing the season in first place.
Four Sisters, Four Alumni, Four Professions
Sisters and alumni — Elise, Maria, Carola and Loretta Vanderspek — have careers that span the professional sphere: an accountant, a lawyer, a doctor and a teacher.
Choosing Hope over Despair
Education program alumni Cloé Brügger ’15 and Catherine McGeorge ’17 are learning to overcome challenges while teaching in Honduras.
Challenged to a ReMatch
The successful finish of the 35-day alumni challenge marks a milestone in Redeemer University College’s largest fundraising campaign.
Redeemer expands and upgrades health and life sciences labs
$400,000 in donations dedicated to a new pathology research lab, a new aquatic toxicology lab, a renewed chemistry lab and an expanded human kinetics lab
Serving Christ in the Canadian Military
Alumnus James Buck's fascination with history and love for his country have fuelled his desire to become an officer in the Canadian military.
Redeeming the “poisonous yellow book”
In the Decadent masterpiece À rebours, Dr. Allan Curnew finds questions for the Christian student and scholar.
An Individual, Not a Number
Students comment on Redeemer’s dedication to their personal, academic and spiritual growth in the latest Canadian University Consortium survey
Love, Henri
Redeemer hosted a music-accompanied live reading of Henri Nouwen's letters in partnership with the Henri Nouwen Society.
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