Public talk to focus on Indigenous student success at Assiniboine Community College and Brandon University

Event details Reciprocal Lessons of Supporting Indigenous Student Success in Higher Education Dr. Michelle Pidgeon Monday, May 7 Doors open at 6:30 p.m., presentation at 7 p.m. Manitoba Institute of Culinary Arts Full event listing The city’s two post-secondary institutions are teaming up to present a prominent speaker on Indigenous student success Monday evening. Dr. […]

Play by BU Professor shares experiences of Syrian families in Canada

BRANDON – A play written by Brandon University (BU) Professor James Forsythe was publicly performed for the first time recently in Montreal. To Stand Again tells the story of Syrian families in Canada in their own words. Forsythe interviewed newly arrived families in Brandon and Montreal over the summer and fall of 2017. Forsythe transcribed […]

New Canada Research Chair at BU to study mental health in rural areas

Areas that currently don’t have access to adequate mental health care will be receiving greater attention from researchers at Brandon University (BU) following the appointment of BU professor Dr. Rachel Herron as a Canada Research Chair (CRC). Herron has been named the Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Rural and Remote Mental Health, a five-year […]

Brandon University will trim 18th Street hedge

Brandon University will give its 18th Street hedge a ‘haircut’ this spring, allowing for new green growth that will make the campus feature healthier, more attractive, and easier to prune in the future. Sometime in the next couple of weeks, the hedge will be trimmed back to between six and eight inches in height, clearing […]

« Previous Page