Student Stories

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.
A Semester Spent in Jordan
Redeemer International Studies program student Jessica Banninga shares about her experience studying abroad in Jordan.
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.
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
Salut, Redeemer!
Redeemer French program students Kirsten Klompmaker '19 and Nicole Katerberg '19 write about their semester abroad in the south of France
More Than a Shoebox
For the second year in a row, shoeboxes were packed on campus for Operation Christmas Child as part of “Beyond the Box”
Hamilton’s Newest Innovation Hub
Redeemer partners to launch an innovation centre for experiential learning in downtown Hamilton.
Interning Close to Home
International Studies student Sydney Sequillion ’18 completed an internship at Habitat for Humanity in her Kingston hometown.
In Her Element
Environmental studies student Julia de Jong '18 credits her internship at Au Sable Environmental Institute as the spark for her passion for environmental education
Presenting Research as an Undergrad
Cassie Wilson ‘17 presents her honours psychology thesis at the Toronto convention of the Canadian Psychological Association
A Future in Hamilton
Redeemer students network with diverse employers at the Hamilton Employment Crawl
Moving from Empathy to Compassion
20 members of the Redeemer community take part in day-long cross-cultural tour of the Woodland Cultural Centre and the Six Nations Reserve