Post Tagged with: "Fall Festival"

2015 Alumni Award Stories – Arno and Lena Fast (video)

2015 Alumni Award Stories – Arno and Lena Fast (video)

Last year, Arno and Lena Fast (MBBC ‘55) celebrated their 85th birthdays, their 60th wedding anniversary, and 45 years of ministry at Salem Community Bible Church in Winnipeg’s North End. At a time when many are enjoying retirement, the Fasts… [More]

2015 Alumni Award Recipient Stories – Gerry Dyck (video)

2015 Alumni Award Recipient Stories – Gerry Dyck (video)

Since graduating from MBBC, Gerry Dyck (’82) has fused his interest in business with his interest in international development to make a difference. Dyck is the co-founder and president of Kalora Interiors International, a business that specializes in décor solutions… [More]

Alumni Award Recipient delivers chapel message (video)

Alumni Award Recipient delivers chapel message (video)

Lawyer, teacher, coach, musician, Olympic athlete – Larry Plenert (CMBC ’78) has worn many hats. His 6’6” frame and prowess on the volleyball court earned him a spot on Canada’s national volleyball team starting in 1973, which led to competing… [More]

CMU Community Celebrates at Fall Festival 2015

CMU Community Celebrates at Fall Festival 2015

Reunions, Concerts, Alumni Awards, and Donor Recognition Highlights of Annual Event Although it’s only been five months since she graduated from Canadian Mennonite University, Amber Neufeld was eager to return to campus for Fall Festival. Neufeld performed at the festival’s… [More]

Event focusing on oil dependency kicks off 2015-16 discussion series at CMU

Event focusing on oil dependency kicks off 2015-16 discussion series at CMU

Oil industry consultant, economist, and filmmaker featured on panel Oil dependency is the focus of Canadian Mennonite University’s (CMU) first Face2Face discussion of 2015-16. Titled “When Oil Dependency is Not Black and White: Contradictions and Possibilities,” the event happens Friday,… [More]

Canadian Mennonite University Fall Festival 2014 (video)

Canadian Mennonite University Fall Festival 2014 (video)

Canadian Mennonite University’s Fall Festival is a time for students, staff, alumni and supporters to get together and celebrate the start of a new school year.

CMU Community Celebrates at Fall Festival 2014

CMU Community Celebrates at Fall Festival 2014

Reunions, Concerts, and Discussion Highlight of Annual Community-Building Event When Brent Durksen and his wife, Kari Enns Durksen, found out that their graduating class would reunite at Canadian Mennonite University’s Fall Festival, they made plans to attend. The couple travelled… [More]

CMU Recognizes Distinguished Alumni with 2014 Blazer Awards

CMU Recognizes Distinguished Alumni with 2014 Blazer Awards

Winnipeg – A woman who has spent more than 30 years working for justice in Israel-Palestine, the executive director of an organization that serves low-income people in need of support, a pastor-turned-TV producer who volunteers with people who have Alzheimer’s,… [More]

Class of 1953 Gathers for 60-Year Reunion

Class of 1953 Gathers for 60-Year Reunion

‘God only knows how much impact they have had on society,’ organizer says  Graduates from the 1953 classes of two of Canadian Mennonite University’s (CMU) predecessor colleges gathered at the university’s Fall Festival Sept. 28 for their 60th class reunion…. [More]

CMU Celebrates Start of School Year with Fall Festival and Opening Program

CMU Celebrates Start of School Year with Fall Festival and Opening Program

Themes of bridges, building, and relying on Jesus Christ were explored as Canadian Mennonite University faculty, staff, students, alumni, and supporters gathered to mark the beginning of the 2013 school year. “Walls, Bridges, and Living Stones” was the title of… [More]