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Category Archives: Brandon U

BU Students Speak Out on Bullying at Legislature

February 27, 2014

Posted in Brandon U

Music Students Sing Through the Baltics

February 14, 2014 BRANDON, MB – A chorale ensemble from Brandon University (BU) School of Music is en route to the Baltic countries of Latvia and Estonia, for a cross-cultural musical sharing with some of those countries’ most respected choir performers and conductors. The BU Chorale will also perform in historically significant venues, including the Niguliste Museum Concert […]

Posted in Brandon U, Music

Campus Doors Open for Winterlude 2014

February 5, 2014 BRANDON, MB – Play with clay. Scrub up and nurse a patient. Learn the secrets of CSI archeology. This year’s Winterlude at Brandon University (BU) features interactive demonstrations that will interest people from ages 3 to 103. The annual mid-winter open house happens Saturday, February 8th on the University campus. “There’s no better opportunity to […]

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BU Students Learn Aboriginal Ways

February 4, 2014 BRANDON, MB – Danbi Lee is carefully stitching together pieces of leather to make her own pair of moccasins, in a workshop on cultural awareness at Brandon University (BU). She aspires to be a banker and has travelled to Canada from her home in Jeonju, South Korea, to improve her language skills in BU’s English […]

Posted in Adult Learners, Brandon U, Student Services

BU Offers Free Support to Area Businesses

January 30, 2014 BRANDON, MB – A long-running program that provides free expertise to Westman businesses is looking for new partners to assist in 2014. The Business Innovation Zone (BIZ) pairs local merchants with fourth-year business students from Brandon University (BU), to develop solutions to challenges the businesses are facing. BU professor and Chartered Accountant Mike Malazdrewicz started […]

Posted in Arts, Brandon U

Julia Redfern – Fishing for Answers

January 28, 2014 Playing in the waters of Clear Lake, north of Brandon, left an indelible mark on Julia Redfern, who graduated this past spring from Brandon University with a major in Biology. “Growing up, I have great memories of being at the lake,” she says. “More recently, while scuba diving, I began thinking about the fascinating life […]

Posted in Alumni, Brandon U, Science

Celebrated Alumnus Starts Athletic Award

January 21, 2014 BRANDON, MB – Brandon University (BU) is pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship for female athletes, through a $10,000 gift by BU alumnus Brian Pallister, Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba and Member of the Legislative Assembly for Fort Whyte. The Pallister Women’s Athletic Scholarship will be awarded to a […]

Posted in Athletics, Brandon U, Scholarships, Student Services

BU Hosts Music Educators’ Conference

January 14, 2014 BRANDON, MB – An award-winning national leader in music education will be the keynote speaker at the annual Da Capo Conference on January 18 at Brandon University. Mark Reid, Fine Arts Department Head at Vancouver Technical Secondary School, is president of the Canadian Music Educators Association, creative director and founder of Carpe Ictus Music, and […]

Posted in Brandon U, Music

Distinguished Musicians in Concert Kickoff

January 13, 2014 BRANDON, MB – Many of Brandon’s musical elite will be performing in the always anticipated and well-received Faculty Concert, the first event in the 2014 pro series presented by the Brandon University’s School of Music, at 8 pm on Tuesday, January 14, in the University’s Lorne Watson Recital Hall. “This concert will present a wonderful […]

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New Art Exhibit Opens at BU

January 10, 2014 BRANDON, MB – A new display of whimsical artwork from Brandon artist and author Dr. Kurt Noll has opened in the campus library at Brandon University. The exhibition features eighteen drawings and paintings, mostly produced during the past year, but with several examples of Dr. Noll’s earlier work. An associate professor of religion at Brandon […]

Posted in Arts, Brandon U