University Board of Trustees to Reduce Student Rep Seats

We, the Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU), have been informed that the proposal of a reduction to the University Board of Trustees’ membership has been adopted and will in fact be moving forward in what we feel is a disappointing direction. The Board of Trustees had compiled a public proposal that sought feedback on their plan. The BUSU Executive team …

University and BUFA reach tentative agreement

Brock University and the Brock University Faculty Association (BUFA) reached a tentative agreement on a new contract early on Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014. The tentative agreement was reached with the assistance of a mediator, and upon ratification would succeed the current collective agreement that expired June 30, 2014. Details regarding the new agreement will not be released until both parties …

Turf Field Construction Update

During the March 2014 Elections/Referendums, students voted in favour of accessing the Strategic Expansion Fund for the purpose of contributing $1,000,000 to the construction of a turf field at Brock University.  In most referendums, BUSU/BUSAC create a “Memorandum of Understanding” (agreement on the terms of how a passed referendum will operate or access funds). In the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) …

ELECTION UPDATE: Brock University Senate Election

*CORRECTION NOTICE: The appointment/election of temporary Senators will take place at the July BUSAC meeting, not May. -CG ELECTION UPDATE: On Tuesday March 25th at approximately 1pm the Elections Committee met to discuss an incident that occurred related to the Brock University Senate election.  The Committee deemed that actions of a third party had compromised the integrity and fairness of …

Suspicious Package Updates: Brock University

From: http://www.brocku.ca/news/ Package was not an explosive Published on June 26 2013 Niagara Regional Police investigators have concluded that a suspicious package found in a campus building is not an explosive device, and most campus operations have now resumed. Classes scheduled for this evening in the Plaza building will take place, and the graduation ceremony for Denis Morris High School will …