MAY 2023

A Look Back at Convocation 2023

Congratulations to Our 2023 Medal Winners

Happy 40th Anniversary Booth UC!

Alumni Spotlight: In the Right Place with Catherine Zhang (BA/22)

APRIL 2023

Introducing Our 7th President and Vice Chancellor, Rev. (Dr.) Rob Fringer

Meet Our New Vice President Academic and Dean

Student Story with Pat Onah, Scholarship Recipient

Alum Spotlight: Coming Back to Booth UC with Kathleen McDonald (BSW/16)

MARCH 2023

Faculty Profile: Director of Library Services, Meagan Morash

Meet Social Work Student and Scholarship Recipient, Sarah Rumancik

Cultivating Community: Alum Beth McDonald Funk (BSW/16) Returns to Booth UC to Plant New Seeds


Introducing Mayah Ferguson, Behavioural Sciences Student and Scholarship Recipient

Meet Our New Registrar, Shannon Loewen

Announcing New Program Streams, Majors & Associate Degrees!

Alum Spotlight: Striking the Right Chord – Yinka Akinola’s (DpBA/22) Journey as a Booth UC Business Admin Graduate


Student Story with Belinda Guerra

Introducing Lauryn Westhaver, Social Work Student and Scholarship Recipient

Why Study the Humanities?

Meet Our Faculty: Dr. Jason Peters

Alum Spotlight: We Want to Hear From You!


Christmas Greetings from Our President

Introducing Julia Ginter, Social Work Student and Scholarship Recipient

Christmas at Booth UC

Meet Our Faculty: Dr. Evan Curtis

Alum Spotlight: “You’re Never Too Old!” with Rhonda Gorham (Certificate in Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care/17)


Introducing Bisetsa Babati: A Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

Meet Our Faculty: Dr. Mandy Elliott

Back on the Road (After 2.5 Years)

Disability Dialogue Week, A Recap of 2022


Introducing Our 2022/23 Student Council

David Imanzi: A Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

Learn More About Our Interim Academic Dean


In-Person or Online, It’s Up To You!

Welcoming All on Welcome Day

Register for Our First Toolkit Talk of the Year

Let’s Talk About…Orange Shirt Day

Alum Spotlight: In the Driver’s Seat with Brittany Krahn (BSW/22)


Back to Booth UC: A Look Ahead to 2022/23

Learn More About Our Incredible Faculty

An Update on the CLA

JULY 2022

Welcome to Booth UC!

Learn More About Our Incredible Faculty

Meet Helene Derksen, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

A Connect Correction

Alum Spotlight: The Impact of Lifelong Learning with Major Andrew Morgan (BA/06)

JUNE 2022

We’re Going Hybrid!

Congratulations Dr. Mariciel Nuyda

Meet Kaylyn Edel, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

Back On Campus for Our New Student Event

Alum Spotlight: We Want to Hear From You!

MAY 2022

A Look Back at Our 2022 Virtual Convocation

Meet 2022’s Valedictorian Michaela Cardamone

Introducing English & Film Studies Student: Carmen Burton

What is the Corporate Learning Academy?

Alum Spotlight: SCS Grad James Mercer (Certificate in Not-for-Profit Management/20)

APRIL 2022

Virtual Spring Convocation 2022

Meet Avery Daugherty, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

A Look Back at Disability Dialogue Week

2022 Alums Giving Challenge

Alumni Spotlight: Coming Full Circle with Jennifer Meixner (BSW/10)

MARCH 2022

“One Man – Such Influence!” A Tribute to Lloyd B. Hetherington

Meet Anna Goertzen Loeppky, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

A Look Back at Indigenous Perspectives Week 2022

Lenten Reflection

Alumni Spotlight: School for Continuing Studies Grad, Andrea Randall (Not-for-Profit Management Certificate/21)


A Tribute to the Legacy of Gordon Fairbank

Meet Belinda Guerra, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

The Man Behind the Design: An 18-year Connection with Booth UC

Our Next Earl Robinson Memorial Lecture with Dr. Rebecca Carter-Chand

Alumni Spotlight: Catching up with Charter Class Member, Darlene Burt (BA/86)


New Year’s Resolutions: A Professor’s Perspective

Meet Charity Ayubu, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

You’re Invited! Upcoming Virtual Events at Booth UC

Alumni Spotlight: Justin Russell (BA/21) – Answering the Call to be a Salvation Army Officer


A Christmas Message from Our President

Meet Kevin Rop, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

Coming in January: Steve Bell and Malcolm Guite present, Art and the Christian Life

The Gift of the Academic Learning Centre – Business is Booming

Alumni Spotlight: Chelsey Finney (BA/20) – Making an Impact at Siloam Mission


Meet Larissa van Deursen, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

Hope During the Pandemic – A Professor’s Reflection

Mark Your Calendars: Dr. Susan van Duinen presents, What Makes Your Heart Sing?

Virtual Events & Connecting the Booth UC Community

Alumni Spotlight: Mihret Zewude (BSW/19) – Helping the Most Vulnerable in Our City


Meet Cody Russell, a Booth UC Scholarship Recipient

We’re Launching a New Speaker Series: Toolkit Talks

Mark Your Calendars: Don Burke presents, Salvation for Both Worlds

A Reflection on the National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Did You Know about the resources on our YouTube channel?


A “Back to School” Message from our Interim President

Meet Our 2021/22 Student Council

No Cure for Being Human with Kate Bowler

Join us September 29 as we honour the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (Sept. 30)

Alumni Spotlight: Maryam Rahimi (BSW/20) – Giving Vulnerable Communities a Voice


A Lecture with Best-Selling Author Kate Bowler

Back to School is Almost Here!

Alumni Spotlight: Catching up with Sydonne Bryan (BSW/20)

JULY 2021

A Message from Our Interim President

Welcome to Our New Director of the School of Business, Wendi Thiessen

Professor Promotions!

Meet Our President’s Entrance Scholarship Recipient: Helene Derksen

Alumni Spotlight: Lt. Cols (Rtd) Raymond and Audrey Rowe (BA/02) Believe in the Importance of Education

JUNE 2021

Welcome to Our New Chair of the Board

Student Story: Jessica MacKenzie

Toolkit Talks: A New Lecture Series

“God is in the Midst of Everything.” – Deloris Seiveright, Chaplaincy Program Student

Alumni Spotlight: Conquering New Challenges with Lindsay Feuer (BSW/16)

MAY 2021

Problem Gambling & Cognitive Science

A Look Back at Viritual Spring Convocation 2021

Congratulations to the 2021 Chancellor’s Medal Recipient, Joshwill Tampai

An Update on 2021 Fall Delivery

Alumni Corner: Turning Education into Action with Valentina McKay (BA/20)

APRIL 2021

Introducing our new Interim President, Lieutenant-Colonel (Dr.) Susan van Duinen

Virtual Spring Convocation 2021

Welcome (Back) Isaiah Allen (BA/08), our new Assistant Professor of Religion and Booth UC Alumnus

A Look Back at Indigenous Perspectives Week 2021

Alumni Corner: Catching Up with Sibusisiwe “Busi” Sabheni Musiiwa (BSW/05), owner of Babuebaby

MARCH 2021

Honouring Black History Month

Bricks in the Bistro

Commissioner M. Christine MacMillan to Receive an Honourary Doctorate

Our Next Earl Robinson Memorial Lecture – George Scott Railton: Father of Salvation Army World Missions with Dr. Andrew Eason

Alumni Corner: We Want to Hear from You!


Introducing our new Community and Urban Transformation Studies Degree

Congratulations Jael Jeremano, MCIE International Post-Secondary Student Award Winner!

Heritage Days: Celebrating Booth UC’s Connection with The Salvation Army

“Historical Perspectives on War and Peace in The Salvation Army” Our Next Earl Robinson Memorial Lecture with Dr. Rebecaa Carter-Chand

Alumni Corner: Emma McNeilly (BBA/17), Living Out Her Faith in the Business World


Happy Retirement to Dr. Roy Jeal!

#BOOTHBOUND An Event for Salvationists

Our next Earl Robinson Memorial Lecture – A Final Frontier?: The Uneasy Tension Between Science Fiction and Faith

The Colours that Bind Us

Alumni Corner: “We Are a Village,” Johnson Boateng (BSW/04)



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