BU Alumnus Paul Sanderson Signs Pro Deal in Switzerland

Monday, August 15, 2011 BRANDON, MB – The last four years have been quite a ride for Paul Sanderson. After a 15,000 kilometre journey from Melbourne, Australia to Brandon, Manitoba, Sanderson has accomplished what no other athlete in BU history has. Now Sanderson is looking forward to making the jump to the pro ranks after […]

Post-Convocation Success: Neepawa Area Grads

(This article first appeared in The Neepawa Banner on July 29, 2011) Brandon, MB — Mark Williams was one of the more than 500 Brandon University (BU) students to cross the stage at the Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium in early June. Like many others, this graduate from Neepawa was closing one chapter of his life, while […]

Post-Convocation Success: Souris Area BU Grads

(This article first appeared in The Souris Plaindealer on August 5, 2011) Brandon, MB — Lori Gohl was one of the more than 500 Brandon University (BU) students to cross the stage at the Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium in early June. Like many others, this graduate from Souris was closing one chapter of her life, while […]

Third Annual Graduate Student Research Colloquium

Topic: MIXED METHODOLOGIES IN ACTION RESEARCH Date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 Time: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Faculty of Education Building (room 07 – lower level) This year’s celebration of authors will feature the graduate students who contributed to the 4th and 5th issues of the BU Journal of Graduate Studies in Education. Family and […]

Violinist James Ehnes Headlines the 2011 Clear Lake Chamber Music Festival

Monday, August 8, 2011   BRANDON, MB — The sixth annual Clear Lake Chamber Music Festival (CLCMF), under the artistic direction of concert pianist, Alexander Tselyakov, will run from Tuesday, August 23 to Sunday, August 28. This seven-concert Festival is an important part of Canada’s summer cultural calendar and in previous years, has entertained people of all ages. […]

School of Music Alumni Return for Augustfest Homecoming Series

Monday, August 8, 2011 Brandon, MB — For a second year, a six-concert series will showcase the talents of alumni — professional musicians who trained at Brandon University and now return to their alma mater to share their talents. Beginning this evening, the concert programmes will present a range of works, from the classical period […]