Abernathy to be inducted into MB Basketball Hall of Fame

BRANDON, MB – Former Bobcat star, Jerry Abernathy will be taking a big step on Saturday, October 3, 2009. Abernathy along with his size 19 shoes will be inducted into the Manitoba Basketball Hall of Fame. Abernathy, known as Mr. Eraser for his tremendous shot blocking abilities was regarded in the early 1980’s as the […]

BU approves scholarship for children of fallen soldiers and diplomats

BRANDON, MB – The Brandon University Senate has passed a motion to award a scholarship to students whose parents have died in Afghanistan while a member of the Canadian Forces. The scholarship has been named the Afghanistan Mission Memorial Award. These awards recognize the sacrifice of Canadians within the theatre of combat, in peacekeeping and […]

Bobcats Men’s Volleyball gets jump on 2010 recruiting class

BRANDON, MB – Men’s Volleyball Coach Russ Paddock is thrilled to announce the signing of Australian native Frederick Marsh to the program for the 2010-11 season. Marsh is a 7’1” middle who has experience with the Australian National Team and playing professionally in Europe.   “This is a big announcement for us. The addition of […]

Pro Series Lineup set for 2009-10 at Brandon University School of Music

BRANDON, MB – As in the past 11 seasons, the School of Music at Brandon University has lined-up another exciting Pro Series. This season, 15 exceptional concerts and recitals will present works by composers from the classical period to today.   Most of the musicians who will be gracing the Lorne Watson Recital Hall and […]

Brandon University hosts professional development for Sioux Valley School

BRANDON, MB – In a new and collaborative initiative, the Faculty of Education at Brandon University is welcoming the entire staff of Sioux Valley School, as well as community members, for a week of shared professional development.   “As an institution committed to the education and advancement of Aboriginal people, Brandon University appreciates the significance […]

BU’s Clean Air Policy begins

BRANDON, MB – Brandon University is instituting a new Clean Air policy that will ensure that all persons on campus have the right to breathe clean air. “The well-being of our students and staff are of the upmost importance here at BU,” says Brandon University’s President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Deborah Poff. “This policy helps encourage […]