CHEC National Forum Schedule

Canadian Mennonite University
Winnipeg MB
May 25-27, 2015

Monday, May 25, 2015

8:00a.m. -4:00p.m.

Exhibitors Load In


8:30a.m.


Seminary Conference Begins


3:00p.m.


Registration Opens


6:00 p.m.


Opening Dinner

 


Welcome

 
7:00 p.m.

 
Plenary I

 


8:00 p.m

Gary Stratton, Lead Faculty,  Worldview and Faith Formation, Bethel University, MN

Dessert Reception – Exhibit Welcome


Tuesday, May 26, 2015


7- 8:30 a.m.


Breakfast


8:30 a.m.


Worship


9:00 a.m. 


Plenary IIKeynote Speaker Gary Stratton


10:15 a.m.


Refreshment Break


11:00 a.m.


General Breakouts I

   
 

Reasoning and the Holy Spirit: Christian Higher Education as a Lecture Hall of Tyrannus for the 21st Century - - A Continuation of the Conversation

 

Gary Stratton, Bethel University

   
 

“You’ve heard it now”: Native Stories and Loving the Other

 

Johannah Bird, Briercrest College and Seminary

   
 

Sexual Assault & Violence on Campus: What Do We Know and What Do We Need To Know?

 

Jim Vanderwoerd, Redeemer University College


12:15 p.m.


Lunch

   

1:15 p.m.

Plenary III CACSD Keynote Speaker, Shirley Hoogstra, President of CCCU


2:15 p.m.


General Workshops II

   
 

Presidents and Chief Student Development Officers

 

Shirley Hoogstra, President, Council for Christian Colleges & Universities

   
 

Integrating Enrolment to shape a New Generation

 

Sheldon Mac Leod, Crandall University

   
 

Building Biblical/theological competency into the core curriculum of the university college

 

Barry Smith, Tyndale University College

   

3:45 p.m

Refreshments

   

4:00 p.m.

Outing and Dinner on Own


Wednesday, May 27, 2015


7- 8:30 a.m.


Breakfast


8:30 a.m.


Worship


9:00 a.m. 


Emerging Christianity in Canada and its Impact on Student Formation

Lee Beach, Christian Ministry, Garbutt F. Smith Chair in Ministry Formation and Director of Ministry Formation, McMaster Divinity College


10:15 a.m.


Refreshment Break


11:15 a.m.


General Breakouts III

   
 

Toward Effectiveness in Student Spiritual Formation

 

Glenn Loewen, Prairie College

   
 

When Health Care Institutions and Post Secondary Collaborate to change the Landscape for Student Mental Health: The Case of the Mobile Mental Health Team

 

Karen Cornies, Redeemer University

   
 

College So What? Helping students Reflect on Experience: A Key to Formation

 

Lee Beach, McMaster Divinity College

   

 12:30 p.m.

Lunch

   

 2:00 p.m.

General Breakouts IV

   
 

Conduct, Covenant and Community

 

Earl Phillips, Trinity Western University

   
 

Spiritual Formation & Vocational Discernment

 

Gareth Brandt, Columbia Bible College

   
 

Career Development, Aspiration, and Vocation: The next generation of leaders

 

Richard Wikkerink, Redeemer University College

   

3:15 p.m.

Refreshment Break

   

4:00 p.m.

General Breakouts V

   
 

"Facilitative" Leadership in Changing Environments

 

Aileen Van Ginkel, The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada

   
 

Using Portfolios to Assess & Present Comprehensive Student Formation

 

Jeff Wheeldon, Providence University College & Theological Seminary

   

5:15p.m.

Break

   

6:30 p.m.

Closing Banquet

 

Reflections by Justin Cooper, Executive Director of CHEC

 
7:30 p.m.


Awards and Plenary V

 

(Schedule is subject to change.)