Category Archives: 2019

Brescia honours the women leaders of yesterday, today and tomorrow at Centennial Baccalaureate and Convocation celebrations

Media Advisory June 14, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – On Sunday, June 16th, Brescia University College will commence its two-day long Centennial graduation celebrations, honouring the 262 members of its Class of 2019. Close to 900 Brescia graduands, faculty, staff and friends will gather at London’s St. Peter’s Basilica on Sunday, June 16th…

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Trailblazing female cryptographer and entrepreneur to receive honorary degree at Western’s 313th Convocation

Media Release June 12, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – On Monday, June 17th, female trailblazer, cryptologic mathematician and entrepreneur, Sherry Shannon–Vanstone will be one of nineteen distinguished individuals who will be recognized with an honorary degree at Western’s 313th Convocation. Ms. Shannon-Vanstone will be hosted at Brescia University College prior to being conferred…

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Brescia University College and London Health Sciences Centre pen collaboration agreement for dietetic practicum program

Media Release May 9, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – A collaboration agreement has been finalized between Brescia University College and London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), which allows students in Brescia’s accredited post-degree Diploma in Dietetic Education and Practical Training (DDEPT) to complete a portion of their year-long practical education at LHSC, effective spring…

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Brescia goes green for Centennial Day of Service

Media Advisory April 17, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – Brescia University College will trade in its trademark blue for “earth green” on Thursday, April 18th at its inaugural Day of Service event. An integral event of the University’s Centennial celebrations, this initiative with a focus on the care and health of the environment…

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Connecting with the Unreachables: Navigating the Next Frontier of Digital Marketing with Google

Rhea Johnson Associate Registrar, Recruitment & Admissions Brescia University College  London, CANADA Connecting with the Unreachables: Navigating the Next Frontier of Digital Marketing with Google In case you missed the Converge 2019 digital marketing conference for higher education marketers and enrollment managers, you missed hearing Alex Fleshner (Agency Development Manager at Google) lead an insightful…

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The Creative Curve with Allen Gannett

Rhea Johnson Associate Registrar, Recruitment & Admissions Brescia University London, CANADA Creativity and Higher Education: Unleashing your Inner “Creative Genius” If you missed the 2019 Converge conference, you not only missed a great conference, but a motivating and convincing keynote given by the charismatic Allen Gannett. For those of us that work in higher ed…

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Canada’s only women’s university welcomes five-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee and internationally-recognized human rights and inspirational peace activist for International Women’s Day

Media Release March 6, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON –Brescia will begin its International Women’s Day celebrations one day early on March 7th at its second annual Dr. Colleen Hanycz Leadership Lecture: Educate a Woman, Empower a Nation. This evening of empowering dialogue will feature a keynote address by five-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee…

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Brescia joins the conversation for Bell Let’s Talk Day

Media Advisory January 29, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – The Brescia community will once again be taking part in a national conversation about mental health by hosting an on-campus Bell Let’s Talk Day interactive event. Occurring Wednesday, January 30th, Bell Let’s Talk at Brescia will include information booths, activities, complimentary food and give-aways.…

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Brescia University College and Hamilton Health Sciences sign collaborative agreement for dietetic practicum program

News Release January 21, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – A collaborative agreement has been finalized between Brescia University College and Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), which allows students in Brescia’s accredited post-degree Diploma in Dietetic Education and Practical Training (DDEPT) to complete their year-long practical education at HHS, effective spring 2019. “Brescia is delighted…

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