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Bringing the General home

Bringing the General home

An important journey will happen late this summer when a bronze sculpture of Major-Gen. Sir Isaac Brock leaves an Oregon foundry and travels across North America, carefully wrapped and secured on the back of a flatbed truck.

Revived painting of Sir Isaac Brock returns to campus

Revived painting of Sir Isaac Brock returns to campus

It used to hang in the lobby of the Schmon Tower at the University. It also adorned the covers of old academic calendars and recruitment posters from the 80s and 90s. Now, after a long journey, a revitalized painting of Maj.-Gen. Sir Isaac Brock will soon be back in its place in Guernsey Market’s west alcove.

Brock to honour namesake at annual campus tradition

Brock to honour namesake at annual campus tradition

Brock University is hosting its annual “General Brock Commemoration” this Friday, Oct. 11 to honour the institution’s namesake Maj.-Gen. Sir Isaac Brock who died on Oct. 13, 1812 during the Battle of Queenston Heights in the War of 1812.

200th anniversary of Tecumseh’s death marked

200th anniversary of Tecumseh’s death marked

He was known as a great warrior and someone who united First Nations peoples.

Artist chosen for Sir Isaac Brock commemorative project

Artist chosen for Sir Isaac Brock commemorative project

The artist has been chosen. The vision has been set.

Brock men’s hockey defeats Guelph 5-2 in special Bicentennial game

Brock men’s hockey defeats Guelph 5-2 in special Bicentennial game

The Brock University men’s hockey team (2-0 OUA) defeated the Guelph Gryphons (0-3-1 OUA) by the score of 5-2 Saturday afternoon at home in a special Battle of Queenston Heights War of 1812 Bicentennial event. The Badgers wore a commemorative third jersey honouring Sir Isaac Brock and the 49th Regiment.

University commemorates death of namesake

University commemorates death of namesake

The front of the Schmon Tower looked like a page out of a history book Friday morning.

War of 1812 commemorative coin swap at Brock on Monday

War of 1812 commemorative coin swap at Brock on Monday

The Royal Canadian Mint has created five circulation coins to commemorate the defining moments of the War of 1812.

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