Visit the Norma Alloway Library this Fall and check out the Learning Commons and the services they offer:
- Academic Advising
- Career Development
- Centre for Accessible Learning
- Coaching and Study Skills
- Peer Tutoring
- Writing Centre
For more info: https://t.co/WMBUONDRnXhttps://t.co/rXHWU1nkdI
Physical and mental wellness are important to us at TWU! The Wellness Centre has a variety of resources available, and is committed to providing support that enables you to thrive as you return to campus this Fall.
The Trinity Commons is a go-to study spot at our Langley campus—rain or shine!
No matter the weather, we have a spot for you to crush out those papers! Some favourites to check out this Fall:
- Campus Centre ☀️
- Norma Alloway Library ️
- Douglas Courtyard ☀️
- TWUSA Lounge ️ https://t.co/03bKPA6XZ9
"TWU has a 60-year history of young men & women seeking to live for the Kingdom...families have often said there is something very special when they bring their students here." — Janice Nikkel, Executive Director of TWU Alumni & Families
Can you believe that there are only 45 days until O-Day? We are so excited to welcome incoming students into our residence halls! As you prepare for life on campus—check out the New Students FAQ on our website for tips on what to pack: https://t.co/jhi9FzOAZg
We desire to be a united community treasuring Christ above all. Chapel creates space for our community to come together and experience the presence of God within the pursuit of our daily work and study.
Craving moments like this? Incoming students, we can't wait to welcome you to campus! An incredible journey full of rich growth, new friendships, and professional development awaits you. See you in September!
Our Fall 2021 O-Week Schedule is LIVE! With an array of info sessions, moments to connect with other students, and loads of fun activities—it's a week you'll always remember! Learn more about Fall Orientation here: https://t.co/5ltEcUXef1
Parents—at TWU, we value YOU & the role you play in your son or daughter’s life. TWU's Parent & Family Network is here to serve & support you as you send your child off to university this Fall! Find resources & events just for you here: https://t.co/KPWyEUSt3u
Get ready for great coffee, exciting events, lounge hangouts, free printing, and much more—all brought to you by TWU's Student Association (TWUSA)! The team is excited to serve you on campus this Fall!
Calling all soon-to-be commuters! Did you know our commuter lounges—called Collegiums—are equipped with amenities just for you?! Study between classes, pop in to use the kitchen, or socialize during your study break! Join us in our Collegiums this Fall!
Our dorm lounges are the best places to take a break from studying, and gather your crew for a ping pong tourney. Don't forget to submit your application for housing this Fall, we can't wait to see you on campus!
Canadian Multiculturalism Day | Today we are celebrating the array of cultures that bring life to TWU's campuses! Here's a few throwback highlights from our annual Culture Expo. Can't wait to celebrate & learn more together by sharing food, stories & moments like this once again! https://t.co/YJW10vNUvQ
Chimes Around The World | Tomorrow, the TWU bell tower chimes will participate in an around-the-world musical marathon that involves more than 50 churches and towers worldwide! Learn more about this initiative here: https://t.co/dg0Pz9hkSphttps://t.co/uIWSOdKYZR
Fraser Health is offering 1st doses of the COVID-19 Vaccine in the David E. Enarson Gymnasium at TWU on Tues, June 29 from 10-3:30pm. All TWU community members as well as family, friends, neighbours and others 12+ are welcome! Sign up for a time slot here: https://t.co/tVYoUV6fyIhttps://t.co/qhhg7PFJFQ
Today is National Indigenous People's Day & we are honoured to highlight how University Siya:m Patricia Victor is leading a variety of initiatives that include building relationships with Indigenous communities. Reflections from Patricia on reconciliation: https://t.co/zCposMp3rxhttps://t.co/joYhi7qXl8
"Sabbath is a scheduled weekly reminder that we are not what we do; rather, we are who we are loved by...we rest & breathe & enjoy God that we might enter into rest." — A. J. Swoboda | Author & Professor at Bushnell University & Fuller Theological Seminary
TWU is excited to welcome students for a safe return to face-to-face learning this fall! For detailed information on what to expect this fall—including course, housing, travel, and health & safety details—please visit https://t.co/3Wmaf23mNI.
Dr. Mark Lee is a member of the robust team of professors with extensive business management and leadership experience that will be teaching TWU's first-ever Executive MBA program cohort! Learn more here: https://t.co/JLRobnKOHQ Deadline to apply is July 30th! https://t.co/ACO2XxGS77
TWU is honoured have been awarded with the Supporting Structures grant of $230,000 to advance STEM research, as well as provide opportunities for the TWU community to engage science, faith, and societal issues! Learn more here: https://t.co/7x2Ws0jxxY
A day to stop, rest, delight and worship. "Sabbath is a 24-hour time period of restful worship, by which we cultivate a restful spirit in all of our life." — John Mark Comer | Author & Pastor | Portland, Oregon
"Our prayers and tears are with Indigenous communities, residential school survivors, and our Indigenous staff, faculty, and students. We share their sense of heartbreaking loss." — Dr. Husbands, TWU President
TWU Grads all over the world celebrated their achievements at the beginning of May & have launched into a new chapter! It has been a joy to see all of your photos throughout the last month & celebrate alongside you. Whatever is next for you, we are cheering you on! #TWUGrad21 https://t.co/LRO9eoxFiv
"COVID-19 has had a devastating impact worldwide...At TWU, we value science, support public health, and accept the scientific evidence that vaccines work. We believe that God calls us to care for the broader community."
Experiencing community, no matter where you're located, is a pillar of the TWU experience. You can expect to hear both meaningful discussions and laughter as you walk around our campuses! Can't wait to have you join in!
Remember this? The cheers, the chatter in the stands, and the sound of the referee's whistle. Each moment brimming with exhilaration and a sense of TWU's tight-knit community! Looking forward to coming together once again to cheer on our @TWUSpartans teams!
Heading into the city on the weekend to study & enjoy the sights is a popular rhythm among TWU students! Vancouver is home to scenic study spots & a thriving coffee & food scene—everything a university student could ask for!
“Every small, but intentional step that we take in our spiritual formation matters…seeking the Lord & putting ourselves in a position to grow closer & deeper will always, always bear fruit in our lives.” — Brittany Martin | Associate Chaplain
Happy May Long Weekend! Keep your eyes open for TWU students pulling out slacklines, hammocks & spikeball in local parks this weekend! What's your go-to long weekend activity? Let us know in the comments below! ↓
As everyone 18+ in our community can access vaccine this week in BC, TWU has curated a list of Q&As as an educational resource for you and your family as you navigate making informed decisions about vaccination.
"Enrolling in Summer Sessions has allowed me to get ahead while still enjoying the summer! With only a few courses left to complete my degree, Summer Sessions has allowed me to speed up the process towards graduation." — Jared Bistritan | BA Psychology Student
"Going through seasons of deep uprooting, replanting, or reseeding is simply part of being human...you have been planted for a purpose, and are rooted & established in God's love." — Juliet Teeter, TWU Instructor & Alumna
TWU students love to get outside during their study breaks, and explore local areas. Only 40 minutes from TWU's Langley campus, you'll find students walking the White Rock Pier with ice cream in hand or studying by the beach!
Exploring TWU's programs & opportunities for personal development & community at TWU are all important aspects of the road to becoming a TWU student. Hear from Education Major, Lucas Smith, as he reflects on his experience transferring to TWU: https://t.co/GZE1CQQ4jt
TWU Family, the Kreiters, are in the process of building an accessible community garden at TWU! The project is called Opportunity Landing, and will be open from May Long Weekend to October. Hear more about the Kreiters' story here: https://t.co/wjkqy5KMJs
"Being a nurse for me has been an active example of loving God & loving others. I am...challenged to see people the way Jesus does & motivated to prevent & alleviate suffering through justice & kindness.” — Taryne Lepp | TWU's Public Health Lead
Celebrating #NationalNursingWeek | This week, we recognize and express gratitude for our nurses and nurses-to-be who continue working and training to keep our communities healthy and to display love to those experiencing physical suffering!
“2021 is the optimal time to boost one’s professional skills. TWU’s Executive MBA program will provide leaders with the knowledge, tools & practices to excel in the current and coming contexts.” — Dr. Chen Liu, Director of TWU's MBA Programs
Thank you to everyone who joined us to celebrate our 2021 Graduates on Saturday at our Spring Commencement Ceremony! If you missed the ceremony or would like to re-watch your favourite part, you can find the videos here: https://t.co/FjnwEJpuQH #TWUGrad21
A Prayer for TWU's 2021 Graduates: God, we rejoice in the work that You have done in & through each graduate's life throughout their time at TWU. As they step into this next chapter, we pray that You would bless them in the journey ahead. Amen.
You are resilient, passionate & ready to step into the call of seeking the wellbeing of your communities. We celebrate with you as we commission you to go out & serve God & people in the various marketplaces of life!
Today is the LAST day of finals! As you journey into the summertime, take a moment to acknowledge your incredible accomplishments from the past year! May you feel refreshed by the change of pace this summer and enjoy exploring your favourite local spots!
It's nearing the end of exam season at TWU! As our students study for their finals and finish off the semester, we are praying that they would experience abundant peace and the endurance to finish strong.
"Receive the grace given to you by God in Christ, and raise your hands to offer the same kind of gift to others...So long as anyone has breath in his or her lungs, mercy is given and can be freely received." — Rev. Dr. James Ellis III | TWU Chaplain
Dear Grads, you are so worth celebrating. After years of hard work, challenges, growth, and memorable moments at TWU, you are one week away from an incredible milestone. We see you, and we are so proud of you. The countdown is on!
#EarthDay Alumni Feature | This summer, TWU Alumna Emma Nikkel ('15) is working with a team of researchers led by TWU's Dr. David Clements to better understand how new invasive plants may spread into Metro Vancouver and beyond. Learn more: https://t.co/XXKX3kbBqX
Here are some practical sustainability tips from TWU students:
⮕ Go thrifting for used clothing & home items
⮕ Use reusable grocery & ziplock bags
⮕ Keep your reusable water bottle & coffee mug in your backpack
As the end of the Spring semester approaches, don't forget to check out our Summer Sessions! Registration is open until the first day of each course. Our first round of courses starts the week of May 3rd!
Last week, TWUSA (TWU's Student Association) held their annual End of Year BBQ on our Langley campus, drive-through style! Burgers, snacks, yearbooks, and friendly faces — it doesn't get better than that!
Trinity Western University and Tianjin University of Finance and Economics have renewed a 5-year (2021-2025) agreement for the Great Wall International MBA program, marking 25 years of a quality, global partnership.
"A loving and faithful God holds the shape and meaning of history in the palm of his hand, so that nothing lost is ever forgotten, and every wound and sorrow can be healed and turned to joy." — Dr. Mark Husbands | TWU President
Only TWO weeks until graduation! Make sure to invite your friends and family to our Facebook Event for all the information they need to celebrate with us. Looking forward to celebrating with you all on May 1st!
Join us tomorrow and Monday virtually for chapel as we wrap up the year together! Come, re-centre yourself on Jesus, our Prince of Peace, and find rest in His promises as we head into exam season and the summer ahead!
TWU is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of HRH Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh. We are grateful for his steadfast dedication to the Commonwealth & his investment into the lives of young people. Our deepest condolences to the Royal Family. — Dr. Mark Husbands @TWU_pres
Introducing TWU's Executive MBA program! Designed with working professionals in mind, this 18-month program will equip you to drive your business strategically at the senior level, while also working to achieve your career goals. Learn more here: https://t.co/qMuKaNbaUMhttps://t.co/apcVWu3Xvt
In light of #WorldHealthDay, Dr. @GrijpmaS, TWU's Vice Provost, explores the increase of access to health care & advance of educational opportunities for women. In addition, Dr. @SherylReimer, Dean of Nursing, discusses the social & spiritual impacts of physical suffering. https://t.co/gxn7BDq2lp
#TWUPassTheTorch | Quinton M., Political Studies Major, expresses his thanks to the Torchbearer Community: "I am blessed by people like you who enabled me the opportunity to learn and grow at TWU, and to continue on this path that God is leading me on!"
The great paradox of justice & mercy meet at the cross | "Justice was served because sin was punished. But mercy is also given because Jesus pays the price for us. Maximal justice & maximal mercy coming together for maximal sanctification." — @AbduMurray
Transitioning to a new university comes with a lot of questions! Hear from recent transfer student Tegan McArthur as she shares about her experience transferring to Trinity Western: https://t.co/pkekV8oYcF
"I had no idea how a Christian college education would change me...As graduation approaches, I can see the ways God has employed Christian education to equip me for life & ground me in the truth of His Word." — Leah S. | The Gospel Coalition Article: https://t.co/1oz1zGw1buhttps://t.co/97wNYA0Cv7
#WomenInLeadership | Women from our TWU Community who are championing excellent work in their fields have shared with us about their leadership journeys! Read about women who inspire them, what has been helpful for them & highlights of their time at TWU: https://t.co/9MulW5BVMshttps://t.co/lc6JTA2Fph