One-year business certificate program returns at Brandon University

Brandon University is re-launching its one-year certificate program in Business Administration. Admissions to the certificate program are open now. The Certificate in Business Administration is offered through the Department of Business Administration of the Faculty of Arts at Brandon University. The program is designed to provide a strong foundation of business concepts in general management, […]

Duo526 takes Brandon audience on musical journey

Performances with duo526 have taken Brandon University (BU) School of Music professor Kerry DuWors around the world, and, for the next pro series concert, she will take a hometown audience on a journey of their own. DuWors, on violin, and her duo526 partner Futaba Niekawa, on piano, will perform a 60-minute-long program of sonatas from […]

BU brings back English for Academic Purposes

A program that gives students the English-language skills they need to pursue post-secondary education is returning to Brandon University (BU). English for Academic Purposes (EAP) will resume for the 2023-24 academic year, beginning in September 2023. Typically, three EAP sessions are held each year, but BU has not offered the program since the January 2022 […]

Holiday Luncheon at BU raises more than $2,500 for Christmas Cheer

The return to an in-person Holiday Luncheon at Brandon University helped raise a total of $2,635 for Brandon and Westman Christmas Cheer this year. The money, raised through a staff-organized basket raffle and 50/50, will go towards holiday hampers in the region. The cheque was presented at today’s luncheon, where representatives from Christmas Cheer talked […]

Brandon University names Dr. Christophe LeMoine as Acting Dean of Science

Brandon University has announced a pair of leadership updates for the coming year. The BU Board of Governors recently approved the extension of Dr. Linda Ross’ term as Acting Dean of the Faculty of Health Studies through to June 2025. And the Board has also approved the appointment of Dr. Christophe LeMoine as Acting Dean […]

Federal Research Support Fund boosts BU infrastructure with more than $560,000

Research infrastructure at Brandon University (BU) will benefit from a grant of $560,149 through the Government of Canada’s Research Support Fund (RSF) for the 2022-2023 year. The annual grant helps to pay indirect costs of research at the university, such as administration, including operation of the Office of Research Services, support of regulatory committees, institutional […]

‘Citizen Science’ building at BU marks centennial

Brandon University and the BU Students’ Union marks an important anniversary this year as the Citizen Science building turns 100 years old. Speeches and refreshments held recently in the Mingling Area helped honour the building’s birthday, with student artwork and historic photos on display. Constructed between 1922–1923, the Citizen Science building was the third building […]

Brandon University recognized for environmental sustainability efforts

Brandon University’s work to be more environmentally sustainable have been recognized by the City of Brandon with a Green Business Award. The awards recognize and celebrate organizations that have taken the initiative to employ efforts in sustainability, water conservation, and waste diversion efforts. “I am extremely proud of our team for embracing environmentally sound practices […]

Brandon University to host community conversation about bridging divides

‘Healing Together’ sculpture takes its prominent place at Brandon University

A towering new sculpture and piece of public art that is devoted to Truth and Reconciliation has been installed at Brandon University. “Healing Together” is an abstract piece, created by sculptor Kevin McKenzie, which is now a permanent focal point on campus. Located near the intersection of Louise Avenue and 20th Street, across from the […]

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