Events Calendar

Application Deadline for Spring 2017

Art + Design Exhibition: Human/Nature

Opening Reception + Artist Talk: Human/Nature

SAMC Theatre presents SMASH!

Geneva Lecture, “Restoring Virtue to Protestant Ethics: Why Character Matters as Much as Conscience”

MA Counselling Psychology Research and Clinical Colloquium

Humanitas Anabaptist-Mennonite Centre Event: “Refuge/e and Be/Longing: A Shared Migration: Poetry, Photography and Art”

Humanitas Anabaptist-Mennonite Centre and Faith and Science Club Event: Theatre Production: "Mr. Darwin's Tree"

Humanitas Anabaptist-Mennonite Centre Event: “Present-Day Newcomers Fleeing War Torn Regions: Receptivity and Integration”

Faith and Science Club Event: Panel Discussion with Tom McLeish on his book, Faith and Wisdom in Science

Gender Café: Presentation and Book launch for “Daughter’s in the House of Jacob”

Faith and Science Club Event: Public Lecture, Tom McLeish, “A Modern Scientist in the Footsteps of Job”

MA Counselling Psychology - “Introduction to Youth Participatory Action Research”

Chamber Singers Concert: In Every Season (Abbotsford)

Worship Symposium

Chamber Singers Concert: In Every Season (Langley)

Institute of Indigenous Issues and Perspectives Lecture, “The Importance and Role of Education as Part of the Reconciliation Journey”

TWU Faith and Science Club and the CSCA Lecture, “Science and the Naturalistic Explanations of Supernatural Belief”

The Leaders’ Series, “Has ISIS Already Won? The Future of Minorities in the Middle East”

School of Business Signature Alumni Evening – “Thriving Together in Business”

Masters of Applied Linguistics and Exegesis Thesis Defence, "Mosiye Phonology”

SAMC Theatre presents disPLACE

CSCA and TWU Faith and Science Club, Public Lecture, Dr. Arnold Sikkema, “Quantum Physics and Christianity”

Exhibition: Being on the way to something

Opening Reception + Artist Talk: Being on the way to something

Concert Band + Orchestra: French Connection (Langley)

Concert Band + Orchestra: French Connection (Abbotsford)

Composer Showcase: Pieces of Us

Chamber Music Night

"Parasitic Plants and Fungal Invasion of Food Crops" - Inaugural Lecture, Anthony Siame

Christmas at the Chan Centre

SAMC Art + Design Exhibition: Best of Fall 2016

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Full Professor Inaugural Lecture: Andrea Soberg, “Is it critical for organizations to achieve equilibrium between their demand for and supply of labour? Is workforce balance really that important for competitiveness?”

Undergrad Research Academy: Lunch and Learn: “Prepare For An Interview”

Undergrad Research Academy: Lunch and Learn: “Write Your Resume”

Graduate Studies Open House

Gender Studies Institute Annual Lecture, Dr. Allyson Jule

The Leader’s Series Public Lecture, “The Advanced Art of Market Segmentation: Do you Really Know your Audience?”

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Faculty Professional Development Workshop: “Designing Learning Experiences to Improve Student Writing”

Humanitas Anabaptist-Mennonite Centre presents, a free lecture, “Menno Simons' Role in the Reformation”

SAMC Theatre and Gender Studies Institute presents, a film Screening, “She Has a Name”

Film Screening: She Has a Name.

Nursing Networking Café

Nursing Networking Café: “Negotiated Practice: An Anthropologist’s Perspective of Hospital Palliative Care”

CANIL Colloquium, “A tale of two worlds: A comparative study of language ecologies in Asia and the Americas”

Career Fair

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Undergrad Research Academy: Lunch and Learn: “People Still Blog and Why you Should Too: Narrating your Research”

Biology 410 Thesis Class, Guest Lecture, Dave Hansen, “Regulation of Stem Cell Proliferation in the C. elegans Germ Line”

Thesis Supervisor Workshop for Faculty

Graduate Studies Info Session

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

A Night of Stories

TWU Refuge Response Initiative Event, “A Night of Stories, featuring Tima Kurdi, refugee advocate, and three Langley-area youth who arrived in Canada as refugees.”

Undergrad Research Academy, Lunch and Learn, “Examining the dominant effects of an Akap200”

Faculty Professional Development Workshop, “A blue-collar academic’s crack at formative assessment: Guiding students through a research proposal assignment”, “How Formative Feedback can Transform Student Learning”

Pre-Med Panel

GENDER STUDIES INSTITUTE EVENT, DR. ABBY DAY, READER IN RACE, FAITH AND CULTURE, ´ GENDER, GENERATION AND THE FUTURE OF CHRISTIANITY: UK/CANADA PERSPECTIVES”

Celebrating Story: “Creative Responses to the Fiction of George MacDonald”

TWU English Department Presents, “Celebrating Story: Creative Responses to the Fiction of George MacDonald”

TWU Faith and Science Club and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, “The Necessity of Death”

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, Star Gazing

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, Community Garden Tour

TWU Faith and Science Club and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, “Adam and the Genome: An Evening with Dennis Venema and Scot McKnight”

Nursing Networking Café, Landa Terblanche, "Transitioning from Student to RN"

TWU Faith and Science Club and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, “Adam and the Genome: An Evening with Dennis Venema and Scot McKnight”

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, “Earthtones”

Art + Design Alumni Exhibition: Bayit/Lament

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Launch of the Department of Geography and Environment, “Saving the Whales in the 21st Century”

Undergrad Research Academy, Lunch and Learn

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, “Planet Earth: Oceans Deep”

Artist Talk: Lisa Nickel

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, Mighty McMillian Lake Rafting Race

TWEA Earth Week and the TWU Department of Geography and Environment Presents, Movie Night, “Relaxnation”

Seasons of Life & Landscape: Choir Concert

Inaugural Lecture: Herbert Tsang “Approaching the Unsolvable Problems Using Nature-Inspired Computational Models”

Master of Science in Nursing Application deadline for May 2017 start

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Inaugural Lecture: Kent Clarke

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

MB Seminary Presents, Ministry Lift, “Medical Assistance in Dying”, Gloria Woodland

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

disPLACE: Refugee Stories in Their Own Words

Faculty Professional Development Workshop, “Guiding Meaningful Discussions to Improve Learning”

New Testament Exegesis (ACTS), Special Lecture, Dr. Steve Runge, “Recent Attempts to Understand the Aspect and Discourse Functions of Perfect Tense Forms in the New Testament”

TWU Human Resources Presents, “Faith, Life and Leadership: The Power of Story”

International Woman's Day Special Event

SFU’s Philosophers’ Café & Inklings Institute of Canada/Department of English Event, “Mythology and Science: Intersections”

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Undergrad Research Academy, Lunch and Learn

Faculty Professional Development, “Preparing for Tenure and Promotion”

Linguistics Colloquium (CanIL), Danny Foster, “English is Now Indeed the Language of the World”

SAMC Theatre + SAMC Music present Jane Eyre: The Musical

Graduate Art Exhibition: Passages

MSN Thesis Defence: “Professional Development of Nursing Leaders: A Case Study of Canadian Nurses Association Presidents”

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Undergraduate Research Academy, Lunch and Learn, “Predatory Open Access Publishing”

Book Launch, Dr. Sara Pearson, “Celebrating Charlotte Bronte: Transforming Life into Literature in Jane Eyre”

Annual Mel Smith Lecture, Tony Lanigan, “Moving People to Move Public Policy”

Institute of Christian Apologetics Presents, ‘Fireside Apologetics: “Why do People Stop Believing?” (Langley)

Graduate Art Exhibition: Opening Reception

Faculty + Friends Recital Series: A Baroque Trio Afternoon

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Theology Symposium: “Philosophy, Language and the Possibility of Theology”, Dr. Archie Spencer

Religious Decline and Polarization

Religion in Canada Institute Presents, “Why Canadians Aren’t Going to Church and What That Means for Evangelical Christians in Canada”

Institute of Christian Apologetics Presents, ‘Fireside Apologetics: “Why do People Stop Believing?” (Richmond)

HKIN Annual Dodgeball Event

Religion in Canada Institute Presents for TWU Faculty “Bag Lunch: “Is Canada Becoming More Religiously Polarized”

Religious Decline and Polarization

Clubs & Club Teams Banquet

2017 Canadian Association of Physicists Lecture Series

Art + Design Exhibition: Gillian Armitage

Research and Graduate Studies Coffee Time

3 Minute Thesis Competition

SAMC Art + Design Exhibition Opening Reception and Artist Talk: “Gillian Armitage”

Institute of Indigenous Issues and Perspectives, “My Journey to Metis Identity”

NW Baptist Seminary Presents, EMS Conference, “Engaging Theology from the Majority World”

Poetry Performance by Richard Austin, “Nothing is so Beautiful as Spring: Recitations of Gerard Manley Hopkins’s Poetry”

Three BioLogos 2017 Highlight Lectures

Choir Concert: For God So Loved the World

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time

Canadian Bioethics Society, 4th annual Ethics Week - ETHICS PANEL DISCUSSION

Full Professor Inaugural Lecture, Dr. Myron Penner, “Science, Sexuality, and Sola Scriptura: Rescuing Faith from Evangelicals.”

TWU Undergrad Science Research Poster Presentations – Note: Update

Chemistry Guest Lecture, Dr. Véronique Gouverneur, "Fabulous Fluorine"

Concert Band + Orchestra

HKIN Annual Deans Brunch

Concert Band + Orchestra

24 Hour Theatre

Choir Concert: Dance for Joy

Cinergy Showcase (Cancelled)

Psychology Senior Thesis Poster Session and Defense Schedule

Office of Research and Graduate Studies Drop-in Coffee Time – LAST ONE

Acting Showcase

Mitacs Reps Visit TWU

Graduation Weekend (Undergraduate) - 2017 Baccalaureate Reception

Graduation Weekend (Undergraduate) - 2017 Commencement Ceremony

Dead Sea Scrolls: “Theology, Spirituality and Bible Formation”

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn: “What is Research?”

Thesis - Nurses’ Perception of Supervisory Leadership for Patient Safety: A Narrative Synthesis

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn: “Developing the Research Proposal”

Christian & Literature Study Group, Congress 2017

MA Linguistics thesis defense, “Negation Patterns in the Kwa Language Group””

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, “Literature Review And Tools”

ANABAPTIST THEOLOGY: METHODS AND PRACTICES CONFERENCE

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, “How to Write a Research Paper”

Conference, “Catholics and Evangelicals: What can we Learn From Each Other?”

SFU’s Philosophers’ Café & Inklings Institute of Canada/Department of English Event

MSN Thesis Defense, “Using cognitive interviews to evaluate the four-item dyadic sexual communication scale in couples who might benefit from a palliative approach”

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, “Academic Integrity”

Masters of Science in Nursing Thesis Defence: “Living well with long term type 1 diabetes”

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, “Academic Integrity”

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, Movie: "Piled Higher and Deeper"

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn, “How to REALLY read a Research Paper”

George Marsden Workshop

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn

Undergrad Research Lunch and Learn

Faculty Retreat, Cedar Springs Conference Centre, “Rejuvenation and Reconciliation”

MA Counselling Psychology thesis defense

MS Nursing thesis defense

Inklings Institute of Canada Presents, “Transhumanism Discussion”

Chemistry Research Seminar, “"Underground Supermarket: How Mycorrhizal Fungi Feed Plants"

MA Counselling Psychology Thesis Defense

Guest Lecture in Statistics, “Statistical Modelling of Data in the Presence of Latent Variable with Applications to Energy Consumption Data and Cancer Genomics”

TWU Faith and Science Club, Institute of Christian Apologetics, and Canadian Scientific and Christian Affiliation Present, Stream and Faculty Panel, “Is God a Figment of our Imagination?”

MA Counselling Psychology thesis defense

Vertebrate Zoology Guest Lecture

Gender Studies Institute, “Tea Time Tuesdays”

Dedication of Skidmore Hall

VERGE Conference

Gender Café, “Mama Rwanda”

VERGE Conference

A Sacramental Approach to Ecology

A Sacramental Approach to Ecology

SAMC Art + Design Exhibition

Art + Design Exhibition: Rain, Steam & Speed

MA Counselling Psychology Thesis Defence

Back to the Very Beginning: Probing Cosmic Origins

Seminar on Ancient Judaism and Christianity

Gender Studies Institute Event, “The Colour of Beauty”

Inklings Institute Event, “C.S. Lewis and Evelyn Underhill”

Nursing Networking Cafe

SAMC Music Presents, Faculty + Friends Recital Series

Faculty + Friends Recital Series: Stephen Morscheck + Suzanne Klukas

SAMC Theatre Presents “The Cover of Life”

Gender Studies Institute Event, “Tea Time Tuesday”

Chris Barrigar on "God's Agape/Probability Design

Department of English and The Humanities, Book Launch: Connie Braun

Celebration of Recent TWU Authors

GENV Presents Movie and live Webinar, “An Inconvenient Sequel”

SAMC Art + Design Opening Reception and Artist Talk, Joy Munt: “Rain, Steam & Speed”

Education Insight Series Event

MA Counselling Psychology Program, “Counselling Psychology 3rd Annual Research Day”

High School Night “The Cover of Life”. Dinner, show, meet the cast.

Legacy Luncheon

Nursing Networking Café

TWU Nursing Seminar

Chamber Choir Concert: Lost and Found

2017 BA Leadership Commencement Ceremony

MSN Celebration Reception (by invitation only)

2017 School of Graduate Studies Commencement Ceremony

Chamber Choir Concert: Lost and Found

Nursing Networking Café, Robin Cohen

Stephen Snobelen on "Science, Religion, and the New Atheism

The Departments of Biology and Geography and the Environment’s free lecture, Robert Pelant

CANIL Presents a Linguistics Seminar, Dr. Cliff Goddard

Dead Sea Scrolls Institute, Free Lecture and Memorial Presentation

Free Lecture: Russell Stendal – “Religious Freedom in Colombia, Cuba, and Venezuela"

Gender Café, Toxic Masculinity: Is it Harming Men’s Mental Health

Panel on Civil Conflict, Indigeneity, and Peace in Colombia

Dissertation Defense, Angelina Hung

SAMC Theatre presents "Copenhagen"

Gender Studies Institute Event, “Tea Time Tuesday”

Nursing Networking Café

Barry Pointon on "The Human-Haunted Cosmos

Concert Band & Orchestra: Fate & Fortune

Preview: Christmas at the Chan

Concert Band & Orchestra: Fate & Fortune

Inaugural Lecture, Dr. Archie Spencer, “Evangelical Theology & The Reformation: Possible Futures?”

Christmas at the Chan

Gender Studies Institute Event, “Tea Time Tuesday”

SAMC Music presents "Jazz Night"

MAES-SPED thesis defence

MA Linguistics thesis defence

Art + Design Exhibition: Best of Fall '17

MA Counselling Psychology thesis defence

Grant Writing Workshop

Healthcare Ethics Forum

Art Exhibition, Erica Grimm, “Salt Water Skin Boats”

“Salt Water Skin Boats” Exhibition Opening Reception

Free Public Lecture: Mary of Bethany and the Problem of Suffering

Gender Studies Institute Annual Lecture, Dr. Allyson Jule

Book Launch of Vic Cavalli’s The Road to Vermillion Lake

CanIL Linguistics Colloquium, “Tools of the Trade: CAQDAS, SFL, CDA and LaTeX”

SAMC Theatre presents: New Generations

Free Lecture - Can Subjective Awareness (Ie. Consciousness!) Be Satisfactorily Accounted for by Modern Neuroscience?

Free Public Lecture - Of Two Minds: A Neuroscientist Balances Science and Faith

Free Public Lecture - Of Two Minds: A Neuroscientist Balances Science and Faith

Creative Writing with Dr. Matthew Dickerson

CAREER MEETUP presented by Alumni Association

Faculty + Friends Recital Series

FIRESIDE CHAT

MA Counselling Psychology thesis defence

Symposium: “Christian Life in a Secular Age, Re- Enchanting Discipleship

TWU Graduate Studies Info Session

C.S. Lewis on Love? Eros? Friendship?

Art + Design Exhibition: Doris Auxier

Responsible Automation: Faith and Work in an Age of Intelligent Machines

CANCELLED - Gender Café, “Gender, Music and Faith: An Evening With the Award Winning Singer, Songwriter and Writer, Steve Bell”

MA Counselling Psychology Thesis Defence

Full Professor Inaugural Lecture, Kent Clarke

Art + Design Exhibition: Field Notes

Kenya Rugby Sevens at TWU Richmond

Lecture - “The Christian and the Public Square: Truth and the Messy Business of Citizenship”

Launch Party for Volume 12 of [SPACES]:TWU’s Literary Journal

New Doctor of Ministry Program – Preview Lunch

SAMC Theatre presents "The Comedy of Errors"

MA Counselling Psychology thesis defence

3MT "Three Minute Thesis” - Graduate Studies Speech Competition

Biotechnology and Theology: Interrogating Transhumanist Anthropology

Traditional Versus Nontraditional Teaching: Perspectives of Students in Introductory Statistics Classes: A Follow Up

Lecture, “The Shroud of Turin: Is This the Christ?”

“Soft Matter: Where Physics Meets Chemistry and Biology”

Lecture, “Agriculture and Animal Welfare: A Veterinarian’s Perspective”

Full Professor Inaugural Lecture, Mark Lee

Lecture, “Soft Matter: Where Physics Meets Chemistry and Biology”

The Art of Creative Apologetics: Building Connections Through Imagination

Art + Design Exhibition: Fathom

SAMC Music presents Bach's "St. John Passion"

SAMC Music presents Bach's "St. John Passion"

Grad Art Exhibition: Coalesce

TWU’s Departments of History, Political and International Studies, Present, Lecture, Rachel Harder, MP

Lecture, “Risking Vulnerability: Enacting Moral Agency In The Is/Ought Gap In Mental Health Care”

Performance and Discussion, Alanna Mitchell, Sea Sick: The Global Ocean in Crisis

Undergrad Research Conference

2018 Undergraduate Research Conference

Festival of Folk Songs: Concert Band & Orchestra

Festival of Folk Songs: Concert Band & Orchestra

24 Hour Theatre

FNDN 201 Portfolio Exhibitions, “Ideas That Inspire: What is the Good Life?”

SAMC Music presents: Chamber Music Night

Nursing Networking Cafe

FNDN 201 Portfolio Exhibitions, “Ideas That Inspire: What is the Good Life?”

Acting Showcase

FNDN 201 Portfolio Exhibitions, “Ideas That Inspire: What is the Good Life?”

SAMC Music presents: Jazz Night

FNDN 201 Portfolio Exhibitions, “Ideas That Inspire: What is the Good Life?”

Tenure Reception in Honour of 2018 Tenure Recipients

Vignettes: An evening of new student literature

Annual Undergraduate Honours Psychology Thesis Presentation and Poster Session

Heaven Full of Stars: Choir Concert

Heaven Full of Stars: Choir Concert

Mathematics Seminar: Topological Complexity

Cinergy: Student Film Festival

Thesis Defence: "The ‘Law of the Land’ in the Land of Lagides: A Comparative Analysis of Exodus 21:1-32”

Public Lecture, “Mourning History: Narrative Reflections on Memory, Sorrow, Place”

Thesis Defence: "A Study in the Textual History of the Greek Psalter”

2018 Spring Baccalaureate Service and Reception

2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony

ACTS Seminaries Hosts, “INSPIRE: Marriage and Family Therapy Program Dessert Night”

ACTS Seminaries, “INSPIRE: Marriage and Family Therapy Program Dessert Night”

The TWU Office of Teaching + Learning is hosting a workshop, “The Course Design Lab”

TWU/CASA conference on Science and Christianity in Canada

Inklings Institute of Canada wants to bring the play, “Tolkien”, to your attention

CSCA “Sky Gala with Katharine Hayhoe”

MS Nursing thesis defence

BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre Information and Networking

TWU Graduate Student, Daniel Meszaros finished second in the Western 3MT Regional Competition and now competes for the National Championship

SSHRC Webinar about Connections Grants

MS Nursing thesis defence: "Nursing in Bella Bella, 1901-1925”

Vancouver Foundation Field of Interest Grants Information and Networking

Adult Degree Info Session

ACTS Seminaries Presents, “Christian Faith and Popular Cultural Conference”

Celebrating Research in Fraser Health – Research Week 2018

‘You Don’t Have to Carry it Alone’: Christian Clients’ Experiences of Praying in Therapy

Colloquium on Academic Integrity, at TWU

Adult Degree Info Session

Adult Degree Info Session

Adult Degree Info Session

Adult Degree Info Session

Adult Degree Info Session

Inspiring Person-Centredness: A Call to Action