Fall Intensive 2012

Fall Intensive

CTS students in the inaugural cohort of the Distance Learning program recently spent eight days in Grand Rapids attending course sessions, sharing meals, and enjoying life together with the residential community. Students especially appreciated the professors’ “passion for their topics” and the “personal attention” they gave. Calling their mentoring group times … [Read more...]

Distance Program Becomes Reality at Gateway

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Calvin Theological Seminary welcomed 14 distance students to this year’s Gateway, the seminary’s orientation course for new students. With a compressed five-day schedule that ran into most evenings (Aug 20-24), students got a foretaste of many on-campus intensives to come. From lectures on hermeneutics and homiletics to lunch in the student center and dinner at the … [Read more...]

CTS Featured at Instructure

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Here's one indication that Calvin Seminary is making good progress toward launching our distance M.Div. program: Instructure, the company behind Canvas – our Learning Management System (LMS) – is featuring our demo course as its first example on its showcase of course designs. To see more, please visit the "Canvas Designer Guide" page. (The Canvas Designer guide is meant … [Read more...]

Tour of Canvas, Our New LMS

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This video by Nathan Bierma, Educational Technologist at Calvin Seminary, showcases Canvas, our new Learning Management System (LMS). To take your own look around the demo course shown in this video, click here. You can also learn more about Distance Learning at Calvin Seminary. … [Read more...]

Distance M.Div. coming Fall 2012

Distance M.Div.

We are working to bring Calvin Seminary to you via a Distance M.Div. option! – a program you can complete mostly online from afar with some on-campus components. For 135 years, CTS has been serving the church with a rich tradition of Reformed theological training. Now you can join the community of faith at CTS while staying rooted in your local home community. Grow … [Read more...]