BU Psychiatric Nursing students get a jump on the school year

While most Brandon University (BU) students are heading to their first classes today, one group got an early start with three days of intensive orientation sessions last week. Students in the BU Master of Psychiatric Nursing program came to the BU campus for a round of seminars, faculty research presentations and introductions before heading back […]

Partnership with ACD Systems creates opportunities for BU computer science students

When students in the Systems Programming course at Brandon University (BU) are looking for feedback on their projects, they’ll now be able to go right to the source. A new partnership between BU and ACD Systems International will provide computer science students with valuable hands-on experience. The students will work with advanced code from ACD […]

BU ready to welcome more than 3,000 students

Orientation will be bigger and better this year as Brandon University (BU) makes the final preparations for the arrival of more than 3,000 students next week. A total of 3,168 students have enrolled at BU for the 2016-17 academic year, an increase of five per cent from this time last year, with more registrations expected […]

Brandon music students earn third-place finishes at National Festival

While many eyes were on the Olympic athletes at Rio through mid-August, two Brandon students were among 55 of Canada’s best young musicians performing and competing at the National Music Festival in Edmonton. Jammie Lee, on piano, and Kayla Solomon, on trumpet, are Brandon students who were among those chosen to represent Manitoba at the […]

‘Welcome Students’ campaign launched in Dauphin

Dauphin’s two post-secondary institutions are teaming up to roll out the welcome mat for students across the city. Using yard and boulevard signs, business banners, and a social media campaign, Brandon University (BU) and Assiniboine Community College (ACC) are taking advantage of the back-to-school season to show-off and celebrate just how important students are to […]

Brandon’s post-secondary institutions team up to launch ‘Welcome Students’ campaign

The ‘Welcome Students’ campaign Email us to request a sign or banner at your office or storefront Follow @BrandonUni and @ACCMB on Twitter Like Brandon University and Assiniboine Community College on Facebook Watch for signs and banners on display on local businesses and organizations — and express your support! Come to the BU Community BBQ […]

BU alumni raising money to replace ‘Senior Stick’

About the Senior and Lady Stick In 1919-20, all of the societies of Brandon College amalgamated into one students’ association. The Christmas issue of The Quill that year is the first to list the position of President and Senior Stick, although the text indicates the term “senior stick” had been used in previous years around […]

BU students head to The Hague for human rights study

BRANDON, Man. – A pair of Brandon University (BU) students have doubled up on their international exchange options to earn a coveted semester abroad, studying human rights and international policy development at The Hague University in The Hague, The Netherlands. And for Ursula Geisler and her boyfriend Drew Spicer, just arranging the exchange provided some […]

BU researcher tracks down Treaty No. 2 landmark

About Treaty No. 1 and Treaty No. 2 Treaty No. 1 was signed on Aug. 3, 1871, at Lower Fort Garry, and is sometimes known as the Stone Fort Treaty. A few of the Canadian communities that share in obligations and benefits of Treaty No. 1 include: Winnipeg, Portage La Prairie, Killarney, Selkirk, Steinbach, Emerson […]

August 23 deadline to participate in Rural Innovation in Manitoba survey

The deadline is fast approaching for business owners and leaders in southwestern Manitoba to share their experiences through a Rural Development Institute (RDI) survey aimed at strengthening the province’s agri-food industry. The purpose of the Rural Innovation in Manitoba (RIM) survey is to find the challenges faced by businesses as they grow and expand, as […]

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