All posts tagged "Education"

  • TWU Professors Named To Prestigious Oxford seminar 

    Dennis Venema and Myron A. Penner to take part in interdisciplinary project to help bridge faith and science Two Trinity Western University professors have been named to the Scholarship and Christianity in Oxford’s (SCIO) Bridging the Two...

    • Posted April 26, 2015
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  • 2015 Fraser Valley Science Fair Results

    Over 75 awards were handed out to students from 12 schools in Abbotsford, Maple Ridge, and Langley at the annual Fraser Valley Regional Science Fair, held last week (April 7-10) at the University of the Fraser Valley...

    • Posted April 13, 2015
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  • Scholarships Encourage Student Exchanges

    Release. Ten scholarships of $5,000 each will provide an incentive for students from Maple Leaf Educational Systems in China to attend Langara College, announced Advanced Education Minister Andrew Wilkinson during a mission to China. “The education and...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • Teresa Harris Helps Set World Record

    Release. Thanks to the help of a local music teacher and students from Seycove Secondary School, 1100 bottles were tuned and brought together to successfully play “Happy Birthday” – to help team members from Save-On-Foods, part of...

    • Posted March 21, 2015
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  • TWU Receives Late 16th Century Torah Scroll

    Generous donors gift ancient manuscript in honour of 50th wedding anniversary By Jennifer Watton. Trinity Western University has received a 450-year-old Torah scroll. The ancient Hebrew manuscript was presented to the University courtesy of donors Kenneth and...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Fassbender Rejects Binding Arbitration

    Shane Woodford from CKNW has reported the BC government has rejected binding arbitration in the ongoing teachers’ strike Breaking – Education minister Peter Fassbender has just officially rejected the BCTF request for binding arbitration. Fassbender in a...

    • Posted September 7, 2014
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  • A Weak Premier Christy Clark Has Left BC Families High And Dry

    By Mike Archer. Contributing Editor to Crawford Killian correctly pointed out on Thursday that the BC Government is clearly involved in a high stakes game of union busting in its pretend negotiations with the BC Teachers...

    • Posted August 31, 2014
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  • Fassbender, Iker To Meet Wednesday – CKNW

    Shane Woodford, of CKNW, is reporting on Twitter Education minister Peter Fassbender, BC Government lead negotiator Peter Cameron, and BCTF president Jim Iker will meet face to face in Victoria tomorrow. News 1130 also has a report:...

    • Posted August 26, 2014
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  • New Office To Accelerate School Seismic Projects

    Release. A proposed new project office in the Vancouver school district will help speed up the delivery of school seismic projects aimed at keeping students and staff safe in the event of an earthquake. Through a Memorandum...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • TWU’s Covenant Is Protected By Freedom Of Religion

    By Jessie Legaree. I would like to address some of the comments made in “Response to Bob Kuhn”. Mr. Archer, I am not part of the “old, white, male conservative power structure”. I am a young female,...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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