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Around 45% Attend Church Once a Year: A Hope Filled Message?

Joel Thiessen, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Flourishing Congregations Institute, explores the topic of religious involvement and church attendence on Easter. 

Alumni Brayden Boerchers speaks to business students

Ambrose Alumnus Reflects on Vivacity Competition

Brayden Boerchers graduated from the Ambrose business administration program in 2017 and reflects back on a pivotal Ambrose experience that helped him develop some key business skills.

Ambrose University is a part of Calgary's business community

Engaged with Business, Engaged with Calgary

In November, Ambrose Business students had the privilege of hearing Dr. Sandip Lalli, President and CEO of the Calgary Chamber of Commerce talk about city economics in their introductory economic class.

English Travel

In England, the Past Stands

On April 29th, 2018, nine students, my English Program colleague Jonathan Goossen, and I took a red-eye flight to London. Over the course of the next two weeks,

Joel Thiessen with students

The World after Tomorrow: ARC 2018

Dr. Joel Thiessen reflects on the Ambrose Research Conference, held this year on April 4th, which brought together students, faculty and the Ambrose community to share in presentations about "The World after Tomorrow."

Ambrose Professor Jonathan Goosen

What Makes Ambrose Different?

Jonathan Goossen offers his perspective on what makes Ambrose a unique university experience.