Browsing Newsworthy Events by Title
Now showing items 8-11 of 11
Preparing to Spell "Brock's 25th" Using Students and Faculty1989People getting ready to spell out "Brock's 25th". If you look closely at the photo you can see the outline of where they are supposed to stand.
President's Portrait Dr. James A. Gibson1970-02-10On Tuesday, February 10th, 1970, Chairman of the Board, D. Whiting Lathrop presented a portrait of Dr. Gibson to the University. The plaque reads: Dr. James A. Gibson First President and Vice Chancellor of Brock University by Ian Henderson Artist in Residence 1969-1970 Presented to the University by the Board of Governors February 1970 The portrait hung in Dr. Gibson's waiting room until the end of his presidency where it was relocated to H-Block in MacKenzie Chown.
Student Crashes Car into Brock University Main Entrance1973A student crashes a car through the main entrance of Brock University and ransacks the office of the University President. The Buick La Sabre is driven through the glass doors of the Schmon Tower in the early morning, just as staff are beginning to report for work. The occupant of the vehicle proceeds to the tower's thirteenth floor, where he overturns furniture in the President's offices and breaks windows. University officials find him sitting in the President's chair, claiming he is God or Jesus.
Students and Faculty Gather for Brock's 25th1989The students and faculty about to participate in the formation of "Brock's 25th" during orientation week '89. They are in a large group in front of the Brock tower.