• “Emily, The Way You Are,” an opera celebrating the life and work of painter and writer Emily Carr, will be presented on Tuesday at 8 p.m. in the Lorne Watson Hall. Mindy Sondag, piano; Emily Diehl, soprano; and Edith Smith, percussion. Co-directed by Megumi Masaki,David Playfair and Gordon Portman. No admission charge.
• The Bobcats’ year-end awards banquet will be held on Tuesday at the Victoria Inn’s Imperial Ballroom. Cocktails are at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. and the awards presentation at 7 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance at the Healthy Living Centre.
• The Arts Speaker Series presents “Economic Theory Addresses Contemporary Issues,” by Gervan Fearon, on Friday from 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. in Room 104 in Clark Hall.
• The Senior Colloquium will held on Saturday from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Louis Riel Room and from 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m. in Room 3-18 in the Brodie Building. Watch third- and fourth-year arts and science students present their research. For a list of presenters and times, visit brandonu.ca/colloquium/.
• The Brandon University Alumni Association is accepting nominations for the following awards: Award for Exceptional Service; Distinguished Alumni Award for Career Achievement; Distinguished Alumni Award for Community Service; Distinguished Young Alumni Award and Wall of Fame Award. Nomination deadline is May 30. Visit brandonu.ca/alumni/awards/ or call 204-727-9697.
Assiniboine Community College
• On Thursday, the 17th annual Skills Manitoba competition takes place in Winnipeg. Thirty students from ACC will represent their programs in competitions.
<t-3>• On <B>Friday, business students will showcase their business idea projects in a <B>trade show event at ACC’s <B>Victoria Avenue East campus. The trade show will be open from
9 a.m.-10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m.<t-5>
» Danielle Adriaansen
Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition April 7, 2014