A Few Words From the Acting Dean of Student Services

With the departure of Tom Brophy, Brandon University Associate Vice-President Student Services and Enrolment Management and University Registrar to take the role of Senior Director, Student Services at Saint Mary’s University, BU will miss a valued member of staff. “Tom… [continue reading]

BU Hires Sexual Violence Education/Prevention Coordinator

In response to previous incidents of sexual violence on campus, Brandon University created the position of Sexual Violence Education Prevention Coordinator. Taking on this role is Carla Navid, who stepped into the position this past May. Navid has a Masters… [continue reading]

Campus Master Plan Development Underway

Brandon University has begun consultations with the public regarding its new Campus Master Plan. In sessions on September 15th and 16th, BU spread information about its current undertakings and collected input from the public regarding the document that will shape… [continue reading]

Annual Programming Contest Returns

Computer science students across Manitoba went head-to-head in a test of programming skill in last Saturday’s tenth annual Manitoba Programming Contest. The competition was hosted at the University of Manitoba, with Brandon University participating as a satellite site for the… [continue reading]

Orientation Recap

This year’s orientation was among BU’s most successful. More than 500 new students attended the events on September 6th, and many students continued attending events throughout the first two weeks of school. This may seem like a lot of students… [continue reading]

BUGA Hosts Queerientation Game Night

A small but permanent crowd turned out to last Friday’s multiplayer gaming event, “Gay-ming with BUGA and the LGBTQ Collective,” which was hosted by the Brandon University Gaming Association in partnership with the campus’ LGBTTQ* Collective on September 16th. The… [continue reading]

New Showings At The Evans

Mark your calendars folks, the Evans Theatre will be opening its doors once again this September. Movies are $6 or you can purchase a 5-movie pass for $24, or if you are a poor student like most of us you… [continue reading]

Women’s Soccer

The MCAC soccer league has begun! Both Bobcats and Cougars played two games each this past weekend in their season openers. The Bobcats season last year was one to be remembered as they won an astonishing 7-4 and made it… [continue reading]

Remember the 5 D’s

Come out one and all to try your luck in BU REC’s inaugural dodgeball tournament! That’s right members from across the BU community are welcomed to come out and play the intense sport of dodgeball. Sign up as a team… [continue reading]

Join the Cheer-ocracy

Cheerleaders assemble! Another year of tryouts is upon BU as their cheerleading team is looking for athletes interested in joining their ranks. Have you noticed any sassy signs around campus? Chances are you’ve already seen the tryouts offered and just… [continue reading]