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* Postponed until October 19: Indigenous Alumni Reunion

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Brandon University

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Tipis on the front lawn of Clark Hall.

*Please note, this celebration has been postponed until Saturday, October 19, 2019. These events will now be featured as part of the Homecoming Weekend celebrations. To view full schedule of events and/or to register, go to: https://www.brandonu.ca/homecoming/.



Brandon University Indigenous Alumni Reunion

All My Relations:

The BU Indigenous Alumni Reunion Committee cordially invites you to join us as we honour Indigenous Alumni in a celebration gathering on August 22, 2019, at the Harvest Hall on Brandon University campus.  The Planning Committee has partnered with the BU Alumni Association as a prelude for future initiatives.

We anticipate that the reunion will renew and create more lasting relationships amongst Alumni.

It is an opportunity to share positive remembrances of past student activities and experiences. Of utmost interest will be to share your current and past accomplishments since graduation.

Indigenous Alumni have contributed to the history, significance, advancements and have impacted the academia of Indigenous peoples.

We hope that you will join us for a day of remembering and sharing the wonderful connections that we made with fellow peers, faculty and staff during our studies.

We hope to see you in August.

Lorraine Pompana, BA, G. Dip. Ed, M. Ed
Co-Chair, BU Indigenous Alumni Reunion
Brandon University Coordinator/ Counsellor ( ret’d )

Register now for the BU Indigenous Alumni Celebration.

And mark your calendar for BU Homecoming 2019, this fall Oct. 17–19.

Indigenous Alumni Celebration — Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019

Schedule of Events

9: 00 am

  • Pipe Ceremony
    Kavanagh Courtyard (in front of BU Library) –weather permitting, otherwise go to He Oyate Tawapi (Room 141 | Health Studies Building)

10:00 am

  • Welcome Back – Louis Riel Room
    Meet & Greet – Refreshments

11:00 am

  • Break for Lunch

1:00 pm

  • Campus Tour – Meet in the Library Building Foyer

2:30 pm

  • Sharing Circles – Room 212, Clark Hall

5:00 pm

  • Doors Open for Dinner (Harvest Hall)
    • Alumni Convene in Louis Riel Room for Grand Entry

5:30 pm

  • Dinner Program
    • Welcome Remarks
    • Grand Entry of Alumni
    • Prayer & Dinner

7:00 pm

  • Speeches & Sharing

7:30 pm

  • Entertainment


Victoria Inn
3550 Victoria Avenue

Canad Inns
1125 18th Street South

Clarion Hotel & Suites
3130 Victoria Avenue

Brandon University Residence Complex

Want a clean, comfortable, affordable, and safe accommodation conveniently located on campus at Brandon University? Contact Jackie Nichol, Ancillary Services Manager at Nicholj@brandonu.ca or 204-571-7852

Brandon University is committed to being an accessible institution. To ensure that any event is available to all who are interested in attending, please advise us in advance of any accessibility considerations. Accessibility contact: communications@brandonu.ca


Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Brandon University
270 18th Street
Brandon, MB