Category Archives: 2007

Brescia’s Breakfast for Bursaries Hosts Valerie Pringle

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2007 LONDON, ON –Brescia’s annual Breakfast for Bursaries hosts well-known and respected Canadian broadcaster Valeria Pringle on Thursday, October 18, 7:00 am, at the London Convention Centre. This is the sixth year of the event, which has hosted more than 2,000 attendees and has featured prominent speakers, including last year’s…

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Brescia Anthropologist Recieves Highest Honor from Peruvian Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 19, 2007 London, Ontario — The people of the Peruvian city of Huamachuco have awarded Brescia University College’s Principal, Dr. Theresa Topic their highest honor, the Order of Jose Faustino Sanchez Carrion, in recognition of her contribution to their cultural heritage over the last 25 years. Meeting August 15 in special…

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Announcement of New Appointments at Brescia University College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 10, 2007 London, ON – Brescia University College is pleased to announce the appointment of two new prominent positions at the College. Dr. Anne Barnfield has accepted the position of Associate Academic Dean (Student Affairs). The primary focus of this position is students’ academic needs and the enrichment of academic services…

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Brescia’s “Get Real” Leadership Camp A Real Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2007 London, ON – The first week of Brescia University College’s “Get Real” day camp successfully concluded on July 20, and the camp leaders are preparing for the second session, which begins July 30. Partnered with Sport Western, “Get Real” day camp for girls ages 8-11 offers programming focused on…

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Brescia Begins Search for New Principal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 12, 2007 London, ON – A Principal Search Committee, chaired by Norman Pizzale, has begun the process of selecting a new Principal for Brescia University College to succeed Dr. Theresa Topic in July 2008. Dr. Topic’s term as Principal ends June 2008 and she has chosen not to renew. During her…

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Brescia’s Department of Human Ecology Gets New Name

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 6, 2007 London, ON – Brescia University College’s Department of Human Ecology will be officially renamed Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences as of February 7, 2007. This name change reflects the increasing specialization of the Department’s faculty who have developed a strong research profile in nutrition issues, and the course…

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