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Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo Lutheran Seminary
April 19, 2015
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At Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, our students discover the best of all worlds -- the close-knit social community of a small college, the rich diversity of a dynamic city, and all the amenities of a world-class university. Our ecumenical, multifaith and inclusive practice creates a diverse and vibrant community.

Waterloo Lutheran Seminary offers a unique graduate experience that is personal within the Faculty of Graduate Studies of Wilfrid Laurier University, which confers our degrees. WLU is one of Canada's top ranked universities and provides resources that allow our students the opportunity to pursue research and scholarly interests in a personalized environment that fosters a high standard of academic excellence.  Our graduates find rewarding careers where they serve with the heart, such as counsellors, pastors, ministers, chaplains and social workers.

Most importantly, WLS is a community.  Our faculty and staff are committed to helping you become all that God has called you to be.  We hope you can join us in this great adventure.

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Waterloo Lutheran Seminary urges federal government action on carbon pricing
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Waterloo Lutheran Seminary moves $9-million portfolio to ELFEC
(Headline - Apr 14)
David Pfrimmer to step down as Waterloo Lutheran Seminary’s principal-dean David Pfrimmer to step down as Waterloo Lutheran Seminary’s principal-dean
(Headline - Apr 02)
Delton Glebe Counselling Centre seeking Practicum Placements - Application Deadline - April 13, 2015
(Headline - Mar 31)
Seminary hosts interfaith ecology service, supper and monotheism panel
(Campus Update - Feb 01)
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People at Laurier

Debbie Lou Ludolph, Waterloo Lutheran Seminary As dean of chapel since the Fall of 2009, Debbie Lou coordinates daily worship at Keffer Chapel and designs special worship services throughout the academic term. With a specific interest in the opportunity for Canadians to grow in our connectedness to the rest of the world by building bridges to other cultures and in church renewal, Debbie Lou teaches a course in worship and global song and directs the WLS global community singers Inshallah. She has led worship and music on two trips to the Holy Land with WLS, and also creates opportunities for public conversations about worship practice and ecumenical worship opportunities partnering with musicians and artists in the community. Debbie Lou teaches voice at the Faculty of Music at Wilfrid Laurier University and is Director of Worship Ministries for the Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada.

Debbie Lou Ludolph
Dean of Chapel,
Waterloo Lutheran Seminary