Fall 2018 Issue

Here I Am
Letter from Redeemer's managing editor, Beth Van Lingen
Moving Forward in Faith
An update from Redeemer's leadership team
A Fond Farewell
Fred Verwoerd, who most recently served as interim president, has started a new role at Covenant College.
Redeemer University College names fourth president
Dr. Robert J. Graham, a seasoned and strategic leader in Christian higher education, to serve as the university’s president.
Stewarding Talent in Mathematics
By putting mathematics in context, Redeemer students move past idolizing a powerful way of knowing.
The Humanities — Much Ado About Nothing?
From The Handmaid's Tale to Shakespeare's tragedies, Dr. Ben Faber considers the value of teaching literature.
Christ-Centred Researchers
The Science Research Fellowship, which allowed high school students to contribute to university-level research with Redeemer faculty, was a major success.
Blessed be the Play that Binds
Aaron Joel Craig '10 of Hamilton's Same Boat Theatre, lives out his faith by directing theatre that tells countercultural stories.
A Just World
Historian Dr. Heath W. Carter, the 2018 Emerging Public Intellectual Award winner, specializes in the church's role in addressing inequality in America.
Immanence and Immunity
Dr. Rodney DeKoter '88, a member of Redeemer's third-ever graduating class, has built a career studying the connection between nuclear proteins and leukemia.
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.
The Not-for-Profit Leadership Gap
In the face of an increasingly complex not-for-profit landscape, Redeemer University College is offering a new Business program stream: Not-for-Profit Management.
Called to Restoration
Noah Van Brenk, valedictorian for the Class of 2018 addressed his fellow graduates with a message of reflection and encouragement.
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.
Faith and Medicine
Dr. Dan Reilly '96, Redeemer's 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award winner, is a caring advocate for patients in rural Ontario and for the next generation of health-care leaders.