Grad Project Presentations

Unmuted: Answering the Call

  • March 14 and 15, 2023
    Panel Times Listed below
    Live at the Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Road, Halifax, NS
    Online via Zoom (link to be provided to registered participants)

This year our graduate research project presentations will take the form of a hybrid event. You can attend in person or online! The presentations will be offered as a series of panels featuring multiple 20-minute presentations followed by a shared time of Q&A with the panelists.

To attend online or in person, please resister for free here.

Day 1:  Tuesday March 14, 2023

Compassion | 1:00-2:30 ADT

  • Stephanie Rose
    “Bridging the Gap: Practicing Infant Baptism in a Post-Christian Society”
  • Catherine Ann Dickson
    “Who Do You Say I Am? Stories Women in Recovery Tell About Their Experiences of Church”
  • Stacey Mortson
    “Remembering Whose We Are: Faith in the Face of Dementia”

Relationship | 3:00-4:30 ADT

  • Michelle Robichaud
    “An Emptiness in My Belly: The Relationship Between Loneliness and Spirituality”
  • Caitlin Smithers
    “Error 404 (building not found): Experiencing Christian Community Online”
  • Jessie Crabtree
    “Kindred in the Spirit: Experiences of Friendship in Church Life”

Day 2: Wednesday, March 15

Justice | 1:00-2:30 ADT

  • Rhonda Schofield
    “Outside In: Exploring the Inner Workings of Outward-Facing Congregations”
  • Damber Khadka
    “A Song for Everyone: Exploring Music for Worship in an Intercultural Church”
  • Sarah Giles
    “Stepping Stones: Taking Indigenous Reconciliation from the Pews to the People”

Pandemic | 3:00-4:30 ADT

  • Laura Rousseau
    “Unvaxxed and Uninvited: Christians Whose Communities Worshipped Without Them During a Pandemic”
  • Kirsten Evenden
    “We've Never Done It That Way: Anglican Worship in Virtual Spaces”

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