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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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Brescia joins the conversation during Bell Let’s Talk Day

Media Advisory January 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – As part of the University’s annual events, Brescia University College will take part in a national conversation about mental health and wellness through an on-campus Bell Let’s Talk Day interactive event. Occurring Wednesday, January 29th, Bell Let’s Talk at Brescia will include information booths,…

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Legislation changes regarding the use of cannabis at Brescia

Committed first and foremost to a healthy and safe teaching, learning and working environment, effective October 17, 2018 Brescia will be following federal and provincial legislation and the cannabis regulations created by Western University, by prohibiting the smoking or vaping of cannabis on Brescia University College property. The Brescia Residence Handbook has been updated to…

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Brescia to offer Nonprofit Management Degree: First of its kind in Canada

News Release April 22, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, ON – The nonprofit and charitable sector in Canada, which is strongly female dominated, is rapidly growing and currently represents 11 per cent of the working population. Recognizing the need for more trained professionals to meet this growing workforce, Brescia University College has launched a Nonprofit…

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