Bobcats Launch Summer Sports Camps for 2011

Monday, April 25, 2011 BRANDON, MB – With summer around the corner, the Brandon Bobcats are getting ready to hit the court once again. The Bobcats will host their annual Summer Sports Camps again this August in the BU Gymnasium. The first camp is a co-ed volleyball camp that runs from August 8-12. Designed for […]

Henry Champ to Serve Second Term as BU Chancellor

Monday, April 25, 2011 BRANDON, MB — During the most recent Brandon University Senate meeting, the members approved a second three-year term — from November 1, 2011 to October 31, 2014 — for Chancellor Henry Champ. “I love it! I’m hoping to be renewed for a third term,” quipped Mr. Champ, who is originally from […]

BU to Hold a Site Plan Charrette for a Student-Family Housing Development on a Portion of the 2405 Victoria Avenue Land

Monday, April 25, 2011 BRANDON, MB — The University is in the midst of exploring site plan options for creating a “village” site plan for student-family housing on 2.2 acres of the northern portion of 2405 Victoria Avenue, which was formerly Fleming School property. Some of the options will incorporate a community learning centre and […]

Long Service Recognition Event

Tuesday, April 22, 2011 Brandon University and its Board of Governors invite all Brandon University employees, retirees, and their guests to attend the annual Long Service Recognition Event on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. A reception will begin at 2:30 p.m. and presentations will follow at 3:00 p.m. The event will take place in Clark Hall […]

Another Recruit Commits to Brandon University

Thursday, April 21, 2011 BRANDON, MB – The list of recruits for the Bobcats women’s volleyball team continues to grow.  Head coach Lee Carter is pleased to announce that Jenna Poole will be joining the Bobcats this September. After spending the past season as the starting setter for the Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute Hawks, Poole […]

BU Team Wins Million Dollar Research Grant

April 20, 2011 BRANDON, MB — Brandon University received a 5-year, $1million Community-University Research Alliance (CURA) research award from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). This award is aimed at a university-community partnership to improve success for children and youth in First Nations, Métis, Inuit (FNMI) and northern communities in Manitoba. […]

Business Admin Prof Offers Expertise in Upcoming Entrepreneur Boot Camp

Friday, April 15, 2011 Brandon, MB — April 19 and 20 will be busy for young Manitoban entrepreneurs and others with an interest in business. The second Entrepreneur Boot Camp will be held at the Keystone Centre, in Brandon, and Associate Professor Michael Malazdrewicz will be a Host Presenter at the event. “Every entrepreneur has […]

RDI Director Appointed to Manitoba Immigration Council

Thursday, April 14, 2011 Brandon, MB — On April 11, Labour and Immigration Minister Jennifer Howard announced the appointment of Dr. William Ashton, director or Rural Development Institute at Brandon University, to the Manitoba Immigration Council. The 12 members in the Council have diverse backgrounds: academic, business, educational institutions, labour, multicultural, social-service, regional, regulatory and […]

Long Service Recognition Event

Tuesday, April 22, 2011 Brandon University and its Board of Governors invite all Brandon University employees, retirees, and their guests to attend the annual Long Service Recognition Event on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. A reception will begin at 2:30 p.m. and presentations will follow at 3:00 p.m. The event will take place in Clark Hall […]

Chemistry Profs, Majors Host Students from Kirkcaldy Heights School

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Brandon, MB — The lab was set up with beakers, coloured liquids, glass pipettes and the promise of cool experiments. A few days ago, a group of Grade 5 students from Kirkcaldy Heights School visited this very laboratory and were treated to a variety of experiments. After a briefing on safety, […]

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