The event was very well attended, with approximately 70 students and faculty from Mount Allison University, the University of Prince Edward Island, Acadia University, Atlantic Baptist University
, the University of New Brunswick, Saint Mary's University, St.
Daniel Goodwin, Associate Professor of History at Atlantic Baptist University in Moncton, New Brunswick, addresses this dearth in the literature in his study of the formation of the United Baptist Convention of the Maritime Provinces, which brought together two Arminian Baptist groups and one Calvinistic Baptist denomination in 1905-06.
In the subsequent article, Reimer, Associate Professor of Sociology at Atlantic Baptist University in Moncton, NB, makes use of multiple datasets, including a 2001 Ipsos-Reid Ecumenism Survey commissioned for this project, to examine the current state of lay ecumenism in Canada.
Thomas University (Fredericton), the University of New Brunswick (Saint John), Acadia University (Wolfville, N.S.) and Atlantic Baptist University
Three more volumes are currently being prepared for publication, one from a George Rawlyk Memorial Conference held at Atlantic Baptist University
in Moncton and two volumes from the 1998 Hayward Lectures and Seventh Baptist History Conference at Acadia University.
The combined event have been organized along the pattern of the productive symposium on chemical education that preceded the 2000 AGM at the Atlantic Baptist University
. By placing the symposium as part of the overall ChemCon2002 program, chemistry students from across Atlantic Canada can hear presentations from some of the top experts in their fields.
The papers were presented at a conference at Atlantic Baptist University in Moncton, New Brunswick, May 30-31, 1997.
Contributors include those who held Professor Rawlyk in high esteem: Mark Noll at Wheaton College; Barry Moody at Acadia University; Daniel Goodwin, Stephen Dempster, and Benne Faber at Atlantic Baptist University; David Bell at the University of New Brunswick; Lorraine Coops, a free-lance writer; and Ronald Noble, a retired Baptist minister.
The Atlantic Section will hold its annual general meeting and conference at Atlantic Baptist University
in Moncton, NB from July 6 to 8.