24th annual BUAS Scholarly Symposium: Paidagogos – Education in Classics, Ancient and Modern.
Saturday, March 9, 2013
Academic South 201
$5 in advance, $7 at door. Tickets sold in the Classics department. For more information please click here
The Brock University Film Society will be showcasing a number of films that have an internationally minded flavor:
Wednesday, January 22:
: In India, a man sends his son to work in a factory 200 miles away for one month. When the boy fails to return, his father sets out to find him in this heart-breaking drama about human trafficking from the director of Amal.
Wednesday, January 29:
The Broken Circle Breakdown: Two young artists in Belgium (one does tattoos, the other plays bluegrass banjo) fall in love and start a family, but their romance is put to the worst kind of test when their child faces a devastating illness.
Wednesday, March 5:
The Selfish Giant
: Driven by poverty and alienation, two young teenagers resort to petty crime and soon fall under the spell of a local scrap metal dealer in northern England. An award-winning film based loosely on the story by Oscar Wilde.
** BUFS screens Wednesdays at 7pm at the Landmark Theatre, Pen Centre. Tickets are available at the BUFS table in the theatre lobby from 6pm to 6:55pm. All tickets are $10 each (tax included). Cash only. For more information please click here
OPIRG-Brock is a non-profit, student-funded and student-directed organization, which encourages and supports research, education and action on social justice and environmental issues.
OPIRG often hosts events that would count as International Plus requirements. Their newsletter can inform you of the current week’s events. To sign up email firstname.lastname@example.org
Exposure - Volunteer Opportunity
Folk Arts Multi-cultural Centre
There are many volunteer opportunities with this organization that would count towards exposure hours. They are a community based non-profit charitable organization whose team of professional staff and volunteers provide vital settlement services to newcomers as they strive to create a rewarding life in Canada. .