Congratulations Emmanuel College Graduates!


On Thursday May 12th Victoria University conferred 29 Emmanuel College graduates in a beautiful ceremony in Isabel Bader Theatre. Offering warm greetings and in attendance were offered by Dr. Paul Gooch, President and Vice-Chancellor of Victoria University, and The Honourable David Peterson, Chancellor of the University of Toronto and Dr. Wendy Marion Cecil, Chancellor of Victoria University, and Lois Wilson.

Principal Mark Toulouse annouced the scholarships and prizes which totaled approximately $408,000 to our outstanding graduates and current students Toulouse's Statement. Ms. Alexandra Gilmour was presented with the Sanford Gold Medal - congratulations Alexa! Ms. Joanne Hedge delivered a powerful statement as the representative from the graduating class. Hedge's Comments Mardi Tindal, Moderator of The United Church of Canada, concluded the ceremony with a moving benediction Tindal's Benediction 

Honourary degrees were conferred to:

Susan Eagle, Doctor of Divinity (Eagle's Address)

Jane Dammen McAuliffe, Doctor of Sacred Letters (McAuiffe's Address)

Congratulations Emmanuel Graduates! 

Lay Certificate in Theology: Jennifer Bryce Budd, Denise Eileen Ismay Gordon, Jaren Ann McLeod, Susan Lorraine Slaats, Claudia Ingram Wicks

The Degree of Master of Pastoral Studies: Alice Suk-Chun Chiu, Karen NAdine Hammond Croxall, Gerald Ashley Kerr, Vivianne LaRiviere

Master of Religious Education: Elizabeth Jane Anderson

The Degree of Master of Theological Studies: Sheila Kim Adeney, Jonathan Hamilton-Diabo, James Michael Gerrard Kinney, Joanne Chung Yan Lam, Kimberly Ann Lawrance, Kathryn Joyce Moase

The Degree of Master of Divinity: Elise Anne Feltrin, Alexandra Natalie Gilmour, Joanne Helen Hedge, Heather Joy James, Ian Alexander Kellogg, Catherine Anne Kinsman, Melanie Lynn Kirk, Mark Edward Marshall, Helena Medeiros, Tyler Scott Powell, Krystal Michelle Sheremeta

The Degree of Master of Theology: Nelly Tafur

The Degree of Doctor of Ministry: Todd Lex McDonald


Jane Dammen McAuliffe Emmanuel

 Jane Dammen McAuliffe                                   photo credit: Richard C. Choe


Susan Eagle

Susan Eagle             photo credit: Richard C. Choe



Ian Kellog (MDiv Graduate) & Rev. Joan Wyatt     photo credit: Richard C. Choe



 graduates waiting in the procession line



reception for the graduates following convocation



Graduation Lunch hosted at St. Andrew's United Church



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