Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Brandon University


Related Topics

In the News (Fri 19 Apr 19)

  
  The Directory of Canadian Universities - Brandon University
Founded in 1899, Brandon University is situated in Manitoba’s second largest city and attracts students interested in obtaining an excellent education in an environment geared to the individual.
Brandon University is dedicated to the liberal arts and sciences model of interdisciplinary education and offers undergraduate degrees in such areas as business administration, music, arts, fine arts, science, environmental science, nursing, psychiatric nursing, and education as well as graduate programs in music, education, and rural development.
Brandon University awards approximately 130 entrance scholarships, ranging from $200 to $5,000 and approximately 100 bursaries, ranging from $200 to $2,000 to students entering the faculties of arts, science, education, music and health studies.
www.aucc.ca /can_uni/our_universities/brandon_e.html   (740 words)

  
 Brandon Hansen - University of Minnesota, Crookston   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Brandon comes in as a freshmen to the college game this year for the Golden Eagles and is expected to adapt quickly to the higher level.
Brandon also enjoys golfing outside of school and basketball and wants to someday own a golf course or become a basketball coach at the high school or college level.
© 2000 by the Regents of the University of Minnesota
www.crk.umn.edu /people/athletics/Basketball/Roster/BrandonHansen.htm   (230 words)

  
 Brandon University - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Brandon University, public, coeducational institution in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.
Brandon, city in southwestern Manitoba, Canada, on the Assiniboine River.
Florida Metropolitan University—Tampa College, Brandon, private, coeducational institution in Tampa, Florida.
encarta.msn.com /Brandon_University.html   (119 words)

  
 Brandon University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brandon University is a Canadian university located in the city of Brandon, Manitoba with an enrolment of 3383 (2005) full-time and part-time students.
The university is a member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), the Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID) and a member of Canadian Interuniversity Sport.
Brandon University competes in basketball (men/women) and volleyball (men/women).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brandon_University   (291 words)

  
 The Brandon University Act
18(2) If the president of the university is absent or unable to act as chair, the vice-president (academic and research) or, in his or her absence, an academic dean appointed by the president, shall be the chair at meetings of the senate.
22(1) The president of the university is the vice-chancellor of the university.
27(2) The university and a union or bargaining agent representing the academic, managerial or professional staff of the university may enter into a collective agreement that imposes or has the effect of imposing a mandatory retirement age of 65 years or over on that staff.
web2.gov.mb.ca /laws/statutes/ccsm/b090e.php   (3243 words)

  
 Brandon University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In the early days of Brandon University students who majored in geography obtained a B.A. degree despite the fact that the department was administratively under the jurisdiction of the Dean of Science2.
In 1975 the University awarded an honorary degree to Andrew Clark (who was an alumnus of Brandon College) for his work in historical geography and at the May 1987 convocation John Warkentin was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws for his work in Canadian regional and historical geography.
Brandon University gold meals are awarded to students also have achieved the highest standing in the final two years (of a 3-year degree) in the B.A. program and the B.Sc.
www.multiple-media.com /cag/departments/brandon.htm   (4970 words)

  
 Brandon University
Originally called Brandon College, it was established by the Baptist Union of Western Canada, and was affiliated with McMaster University.
The school's reputation as a centre of string pedagogy dates from Albert Pratz' appointment to the faculty in 1964 and the engagement of the Halifax Trio (Brandon University Trio) as artists-in-residence in 1966.
Students pursuing a major in music education have founded an active organization known as the Brandon University Student Music Educators' Association (BUSMEA), which is, in effect, a student branch of MMEA.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1ARTU0000411   (903 words)

  
 Brandon, Canada
The "wheat town" of Brandon, with the Assiniboine River flowing through it, lies in the Pembina Valley, surrounded by blue hills.
Brandon, the central terminal for the shipping of corn, is Manitoba's second largest town.
Brandon is pleasant place to visit, particularly in the summer, having won numerous awards in the Communities in Bloom competition.
www.planetware.com /canada/brandon-cdn-mb-mbb.htm   (110 words)

  
 Brandon University
Brandon University, BRANDON, Manitoba, was founded in 1967.
Brandon College, developed by the Baptist Convention of Manitoba and the North-West in 1899, was affiliated with the UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA until 1911, and then with MCMASTER UNIVERSITY 1910-38.
Brandon U offers both undergraduate and graduate courses in arts, science, education and music.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0000955   (107 words)

  
 Brandon University - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Brandon University at Brandon, Manitoba, Canada; nondenominational; coeducational; founded 1899 as Brandon College.
Profile: Brandon Ericson, a retired National Guardsman who lost his right arm in Iraq and is now at the University of North Dakota
DALLAS, TX -- University of Texas' Brandon Mouton wrestles the ball away from Brandon Foust of Oklahoma University during a hectic second half in the Big 12 Tournament.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-brandonu.html   (249 words)

  
 Brandon University - Featured on UC411.com
At the same time, Brandon University is a forward-looking institution focusing on opportunities to continue its activities into the future: the University has a century to celebrate and a millennium to anticipate.
The University offers many social activities and services such as campus recreation and sports, student council, socials, daycare, bookstore, film festival, free internet access and student-run lounges and clubs.
Brandon University is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities
www.uc411.com /getprofile.asp?profileid=55   (287 words)

  
 David Brandon
Brandon gave as one example of cost pressure the fact that an additional $21 million will be required over the next 12 months, merely to pay the increased cost of university-purchased natural gas.
Brandon said he is motivated to perpetuate the university's greatness as one of the top 25 universities in the U.S., and one of the top three public universities.
Brandon, in his role as regent, has served as chairman of the U of M regent's finance, audit, and investment committee.
www.eastside-republican-club.org /brandon.htm   (1078 words)

  
 University Relations Advisory Committee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Brandon, a self-described "rookie" regent, answered questions regarding the role of the regents at the University of Michigan to the best of his ability.
Brandon describes the regents collectively as a governing body that, autonomous from University administration, oversees a particular university in a particular state.
Brandon, a Republican, notes that potential regents do not have many monetary resources from which to draw during their campaign, so the regents' election is very much a name game.
www.umich.edu /~sacua/urel/urel21199.htm   (1058 words)

  
 Anderson University : Don Brandon
Brandon has crafted a cumulative record of 973-468-5 during his tenure in the Ravens' dugout.
During Anderson's years as a NAIA institution, Brandon was a nine-time NAIA District 21 Coach of the Year, and a three-time NAIA Area Coach of the Year.
Brandon is a 1963 graduate of Anderson University, where he played under former Brooklyn Dodgers pitching great and Anderson native Carl Erskine.
www.anderson.edu /athletics/mbase/brandon.html   (292 words)

  
 Study at Brandon University
Brandon University welcomes international students because it fully recognizes the invaluable contribution they make to the maintenance of a universe of ideas and values within our institution.
The University has established an office to serve the needs of its international student body and to further promote and encourage the internationalization of the institution.
As the focus of international activities at Brandon University, the office is responsible for providing guidance and support to the International Student Organization and the Brandon University Homestay/Hospitality Program.
www.internationaleducationmedia.com /canada/brandonu.htm   (555 words)

  
 City of Brandon, Manitoba, Canada - Wheat City
Brandon is growing and I am excited to be Mayor during this period of expansion and development.
What is different about the project that Brandon is undertaking as opposed to other cities that have carried out a transit test with bio-diesel is the fact that there are two distinct goals for the project.
Brandon is a great place to live, find out about City Services, Communities in Bloom, Community Centres, our Calendar of Events and more!
www.brandon.ca   (277 words)

  
 Illinois Wesleyan: Professor Brandon
Professor Brandon earned her undergraduate degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and a Master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts degree in piano performance from the University of Iowa.
Professor Brandon joined the faculty at Illinois Wesleyan University in 1967 and has performed extensively in faculty recitals on campus, participated in Illinois Wesleyan's Contemporary Music Symposium, performed with the Illinois Wesleyan Camerata and presented programs for professional organizations within the community.
During sabbatical leaves from the university, Professor Brandon studied piano with the distinguished pianist and teacher, the late Professor Hans Graf, in Vienna, Austria.
www2.iwu.edu /music/faculty/brandon.shtml   (361 words)

  
 brandon jazz festival // 2007 // festival directors
Lawrence University, Brandon University, and at both the junior and senior high level in Manitoba.
Roger is a Ph.D. candidate in Music Education at the University of Toronto, where he conducts the Hart House Symphonic Band and directs the Royal Conservatory of Music Jazz Ensemble.
He has directed jazz ensembles at Brandon University and the University of Manitoba, and was a saxophonist with the Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra for eight years.
www.brandonjazzfestival.com /director.html   (277 words)

  
 Meet Drew Caldwell - MLA, Brandon East   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
As a student at Brandon University, Drew served as president of the Brandon University Students Union and was an editor of The Quill newspaper.
He was instrumental in recruiting Stanley Knowles and Tommy Douglas as patrons of the Knowles-Douglas Student Union Centre at Brandon University and served as chair of the Knowles-Douglas Centre throughout its initial development.
Drew has been on the executive of the Brandon East NDP for nearly twenty-five years and is a past-President of the New Democratic Party of Manitoba.
www.ndpcaucus.mb.ca /mlas/brandon_east   (450 words)

  
 Brandon University, coach end dispute with 'emeritus' designation
A Brandon, Man., university professor who was also the most successful coach in Canadian university basketball history has been named "coach emeritus" by the school's board of governors, as part of an "amicable" agreement announced Thursday.
As a result, the Brandon University Faculty Association grieved the hiring process, arguing Hemmings should be given the choice of either coaching position because he was the most qualified candidate.
During the hearings, the university administration alleged that when Hemmings coached there were academic and behavioural problems with some of the athletes.
www.cbc.ca /canada/manitoba/story/2006/11/09/bu-coach.html   (1289 words)

  
 Brandon Wood
In November and December of 2005, he enjoyed his time with Universal Studios Japan where he was the leading tenor soloist in their Christmas Concerts.
In May of 2006, Brandon made his Carnegie Hall debut as the tenor soloist in Mozart's C minor Mass with the New York Choral Society under the baton of John Daly Goodwin.
Brandon also made his New York debut at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall with Maestro Dino Anagnost and The Little Orchestra Society as Tom in Babes in Toyland.
tenorbrandonwood.com   (407 words)

  
 Brandon Steiner
Brandon Steiner's business is sports, where winning and losing are defined by more than talent and luck.
As chairman of Steiner Sports, Brandon Steiner is one of the most influential figures in the sports collectibles industry.
Brandon Steiner, the founder and chairman of the corporation enjoys his sports cliches.
www.brandonsteiner.com /news/articles.html   (1869 words)

  
 Brandon, Manitoba - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brandon, Manitoba is a city in southwestern Manitoba, Canada.
Brandon's major industries are related to agriculture and include a fertilizer plant and a hog processing plant as well as retail and government services for the surrounding area of Westman.
Brandon's Army Reserve unit is 26th Field Artillery Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery and the Canadian warship HMCS Brandon was named after the city.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brandon,_Manitoba   (1204 words)

  
 Brandon University - SchoolFinder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Brandon University is located in Brandon, Manitoba's second largest city.
It was founded at the end of the 19th century as Brandon College, a liberal arts school offering work in theology, a high school department, and a commercial department.
Over its century of growth, Brandon University has changed and expanded both in curriculum and in size.
www.schoolfinder.com /about/ubran03_u.asp   (79 words)

  
 Brandon University - Brandon University Foundation
The BUF was incorporated in 1980 with a mission to promote the advancement of higher education at Brandon University and to improve the quality of its facilities and activities.
May 26, 2006 - In conjunction with the Annual General Meeting of the Brandon University Foundation, the annual Awards Luncheon and BU and YOU Campaign Celebration provided an opportunity to update the community on the unparalleled success of the second year of Brandon University’s BU and YOU Campaign, launched May 28, 2004.
Along with Brandon University President, Dr. Louis Visentin and Foundation President Doug Adams, Tom unveiled the new tally figure, which is in excess of $8.2 million.
alumni.brandonu.ca /BUF   (312 words)

  
 UofM General Calendar 1998-99: The University of Manitoba   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The University of Manitoba is a coeducational, nondenominational, government-supported institution.
It is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities and of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada.
The University of Manitoba was established in 1877 to confer degrees on students graduating from its three founding colleges St. Boniface College, St.
webapps.cc.umanitoba.ca /calendar99/university.asp   (772 words)

  
 University Optic Orthos vs. Brandons
relief of the 25mm UO was ~18mm, identical to that of the 24mm Brandon.
The Brandons are "parfocal" while the University orthos are not.
The Brandons clearly perform very much like the UO Orthos, so one would expect to see just as well with a set of those.
www.weatherman.com /jeffm.htm   (2515 words)

  
 globesports.com: Brandon University, ex-coach reach settlement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The university's board of governors has given Hemmings the special designation as part of a negotiated settlement announced yesterday that brings to an end an arbitration hearing that the 59-year-old had hoped would win back his old coaching job.
Utilizing aggressive recruiting techniques that often angered his Canadian university coaching peers, Hemmings consistently lured top-flight basketball players from across Canada — Toronto was an especially lucrative shopping area — and the United States to the small southwestern Manitoba campus.
Believing that the university was biased and never took his job applications seriously, Hemmings lodged a grievance through the Brandon University Faculty Association, which took up the fight to get Hemmings reinstated as the Brandon coach.
www.globesports.com /servlet/story/RTGAM.20061109.wsptbrandon9/GSStory/GlobeSportsBasketball/home   (482 words)

  
 Canadian Business Statistics - Vaidyanathan
He received his B. from the University of Toronto in 1977 and the M. (Economics), M. Sc.
Prior to joining the faculty at Brandon University in January 1991, Dr. Vaidyanathan was a lecturer at Wilfrid Laurier University and Sessional Instructor at the University of Waterloo and Conestoga College.
At Brandon, he assumed the Chairmanship of the Department in 1993, and was responsible for restructuring the then existing three year business program.
wiley.com /legacy/products/worldwide/canada/vaidyanathan/authors.htm   (402 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.