Stories

Wesley Verbeek (BSC ‘15)

Wesley Verbeek (BSC ‘15)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Fall 2018 I studied Chemistry and graduated in 2015. Now I’m in medical school at the University of Alberta. At King’s, I learned how to think critically, solve problems,…

Mychele Joyes (BA‘11)

Mychele Joyes (BA‘11)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Fall 2018 I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Politics - History - Economics in 2011.  I chose to study at King’s after attending a King’s View weekend where I stayed in…

Anne Macleod (B.Sc.’05)

Anne Macleod (B.Sc.’05)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Written by Josh NobleConnection Magazine - Summer 2014 For alumna Anne Macleod(B.Sc., ’05) a typical work day could take her anywhere from her home base of Whitehorse, Yukon, to southern B.C., to Baffin…

Danielle Brosseau (BA’04)

Danielle Brosseau (BA’04)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Written by Josh Noble Connection Magazine - Summer 2014 As many Canadians know too well, a cancer diagnosis comes with a host of challenges, fears, andconsequences. For King’s alumna Danielle Brosseau it…

Carla Stolte (BA’95; B. Ed.’97)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Summer 2015 Author and Theologian Howard Thurman once said, “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people…

Theo Bandstra (BCom‘08)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Written by Shirley ServissConnection Magazine - Winter 2016 When Theo Bandstra (BCom ‘08) graduated from King’s, he probably didn’t imagine himself owning the Home Hardware store back in his…

Katelynn Madill-Thomsen (BSC’15)

Katelynn Madill-Thomsen (BSC’15)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Spring 2017 In 2008 I chose to study Chemistry at King's because I wanted to learn at a smaller university. My learning style is to ask a lot of questions, discuss topics, and…

Eric Kamphof (BA’99)

Eric Kamphof (BA’99)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Spring 2017 I studied Philosophy from 1994 to 1999, attending King’s for love of philosophy, but it was never really a career decision. Neither is bikes for that matter. I do…

Carlene Groen (BSC‘10)

Carlene Groen (BSC‘10)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Fall 2017 Who would have thought that working 10 hours a week shelving books at the King’s library would lead me to work as a reference librarian in the Department of Science…

Lisa Martin (BA‘00)

Lisa Martin (BA‘00)

Posted on: Nov 06, 2018

Connection Magazine - Fall 2017 When I started my degree at King’s (more than 20 years ago), I was an intellectually curious young person who had grown up inside of Christian fundamentalism. I found…

Aaron Takel (BEd’16)

Aaron Takel (BEd’16)

Posted on: Nov 01, 2016

Connection Magazine -Spring 2018 Aaron Takel started studying at King’s in September 2013. He took additional classes to qualify for the Education After-Degree because his undergraduate degree was…

Darlene Sych (BA’04)

Darlene Sych (BA’04)

Posted on: Oct 27, 2016

Connection Magazine -Spring 2018 Darlene Sych graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Theology in 2004. Here's her story: I was keen to study something that interested me, and Theology was it. I wanted a…