Columbia Welcomes Karen Thiessen as Dean of Students

Thursday, June 18, 2020

~ Abbotsford, BC ~ Columbia Bible College is pleased to announce that Karen Heidebrecht Thiessen has accepted our invitation to serve as Columbia’s next Dean of Students. Columbia’s community will benefit from Karen’s extensive leadership and pastoral experience. After graduating from Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary with her Master of Divinity in 1990, Karen served for … Read More

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Columbia Appoints Tina Richardson as Educational Assistant Program Director

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Tina Richardson

~ Abbotsford, BC ~ Columbia Bible College is delighted to announce that Tina Richardson has been appointed to the role of Program Director for the Educational Assistant Program, effective May 1, 2020. Tina brings extensive experience from within the fields of child care, education, and post-secondary learning and administration. After graduating from Columbia Bible College … Read More

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How to Fund your College Education

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed at the thought of paying for post-secondary education. How much will it add up to? How will I pay for it? Is there financial aid I can access? At Columbia, we have a person on staff whose job is entirely focused on helping you answer these questions. Click the video … Read More

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How to Transition Your Semester Online

Friday, March 20, 2020

Last night as I was making dinner, I thought to myself, “when will I wake up from this dream?” Friends, we are living in a season that is unprecedented for all of us. It can seem surreal, and in the midst of it all we are facing many different emotions.  I want to encourage you: … Read More

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Meet Katrina, Social Entrepreneurship Diploma, Class of 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

We met up with Katrina F, who’s graduating with a Diploma in Social Entrepreneurship this spring, and asked her for details about her experience at Columbia and her vision for the future. Describe your CBC experience in 3 words  Challenging, Motivational, Encouraging How have you grown during your time here? I grew up saying that … Read More

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