Category Archives: 2020

Brescia University College lends support to the London Food Bank

Media Advisory April 3, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – A project in one of Brescia’s first-year leadership studies courses has transformed into an advocacy project for the London Food Bank and local community. Brescia students Beth Donchai and Julianna Mereu were members of a group project that was challenged to find ways of…

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Brescia marks International Women’s Day with Maude Barlow at the third annual Dr. Hanycz Leadership Lecture

Media Advisory March 3, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – In celebration of International Women’s Day, Brescia University College will host the third annual Dr. Hanycz Leadership Lecture on Thursday, March 5th, 2020. This inspirational evening will feature Brescia’s third Chancellor, Maude Barlow, a thought-provoking change-maker, women’s activist, environmentalist and award-winning Canadian author. During Maude’s keynote…

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Brescia signs new sponsorship agreement with The Mother St. Anne Lachance Society

Media Advisory February 27, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – Brescia University College is celebrating another chapter in the University’s history, with the creation of a canonical sponsorship relationship with the newly formed, The Mother St. Anne Lachance Society. This sponsorship marks a new century and a momentous turning point for Brescia, Canada’s only women’s university.…

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Brescia University College Adjunct Research Professor joins International Federation for Home Economics at the United Nations

Media Advisory February 24, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – Representatives from the International Federation for Home Economics (IFHE) gathered at the United Nations in New York City from February 10-19, 2020, to attend the 58th Session of the Commission for Social Development. The discussion focused on affordable housing and protection systems to review…

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All the world’s a stage at Brescia’s 13th annual Cultural Festival

Media Advisory January 21, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – On Thursday, January 23rd, Brescia’s St. James Auditorium will be transformed into a world stage of song, dance, food, art and poetry, including a fashion show of cultural attire in celebration of Brescia’s 13th annual Cultural Festival. The goal of Brescia’s signature international event…

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Brescia University College appoints Maude Barlow as third Chancellor

Media Release January 7, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brescia University College appoints Maude Barlow as third Chancellor London, ON – The Board of Trustees at Brescia University College, Canada’s only women’s university, has appointed award-winning Canadian author and activist Ms. Maude Barlow as its third Chancellor. Maude Barlow will serve a three-year term in this…

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