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Finding the Right Place at TyndaleU

University is always a big decision in people’s lives. But what if the university you’re at doesn’t feel right for you?

Student Blogger, Ryan MacKinnon, recently spoke with Scott Wessel, a current student at Tyndale, who after three years of focusing on a computer science degree, decided to transfer to Tyndale.

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Oxford Reflections by Conor Sweetman

The Oxford Study Program offered by Tyndale provided a rich opportunity for mental expansion and spiritual maturation. Four days of the week were spent at Regent’s Park College, where we spent innumerable hours delving into the literary depths of Shakespeare’s histories, tragedies and romances, as well as the theatrical heritage spanning from the Greeks to modern drama;

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Black Educators of Tyndale

BET PanelUnity. Authenticity. Discussion. Teaching. Learning.

These are the values that BET (Black Educators of Tyndale) display and strive for in the Tyndale community, along with great food! Read on to hear what two of our BET club members have to say about the events and success from the BET club in the past year.

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Spotlight on: George Sweetman, Dean of Students

It comes to no surprise that Tyndale is well known for its welcoming community, energetic atmosphere, and riveting ball hockey season. If you spend any length of time here, whether for an Encounter Day or an Undergraduate degree, you are bound to be swept up in all that Tyndale has to offer.

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Working Abroad – Kaitlyn Williams’ Business Administration and International Development Internship Experience

I enrolled in Tyndale’s Business Administration – International Development because I had always had an interest in humanitarianism. Every course that I read about fascinated me, but the best part about the entire program for me is the three-month internship in Malawi, Africa! Travelling is something that I have always loved,

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TCKs’ Experiences at Tyndale

International students are cool. It’s true. They have some crazy stories. They’ve eaten unique food. They speak languages that no one would guess. Third Culture Kids (TCK), those who have grown up temporarily in various countries, fall into this category too.

As a TCK, I had a hard time moving away from my home,

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Which Student Council Role is Right for You?

Being selected to lead fellow students is one of the many fantastic opportunities at Tyndale.  Student Council’s focus is to plan and facilitate events for the entire student body, but their role is so much more than just that. As George Sweetman, Dean of Student Life, would put it: “If the student hasn’t grown,

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Oxford Studies at Tyndale: First Thoughts from Conor

Tyndale offers students the chance to spend a semester studying in England for academic credit. ExploreTU blogger Conor is an English major participating in the program. Here are his first thoughts on his experience so far:

 
Oxford is not what I expected.

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Spotlight on: Dr. Barry Smith, VP Academic and Dean

Before coming to Tyndale I had always heard about the rare, tight-knit relationships that faculty members have with students and that deeply interested me.  I wondered is this simply a faculty member being friendly? Or do they actually truly care about who I am and who I want to be?

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What does it mean to be a Christian Athlete?

guardiansI want to challenge a notion with this blog. Our culture today has labeled the Christian athlete as one who prays for a win or simply thanks God when they succeed in their sport. I want to let you know that this couldn’t be further from what it truly means to be a Christian Athlete.

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