Search Results for: General Brock’s October Soirée

  • Brock’s legacy celebrated at annual Soirée

    This year, Brock University will once again commemorate the its namesake Maj.-Gen. Sir Isaac Brock, during the 2015 General Brock’s October Soirée. In 2008, the event was founded by David S. Howes to support student initiatives, scholarships and the ... Full story

    October 20, 2015 —
  • Brock celebrates 50th birthday party at Niagara Wine Festival

    Brock's 50th anniversary celebrations took to the community this weekend with a birthday party Saturday afternoon at the Niagara Wine Festival. University President Jack Lightstone and Alumni Association President Darren Fox led onlookers in Montebello Park in singing happy birthday ... Full story

    September 28, 2014 —
  • Soirée raised thousands for student scholarships

    The recent General Brock’s October Soirée gala event at Brock netted more than $55,000, and will result in double that amount going toward financial support for students. When leveraged with the Ontario government’s match program, the event will ... Full story

    November 15, 2011 —
  • Muskets fired, flags lowered to remember death of Sir Isaac Brock

    Staff and students gathered in front of the Schmon Tower this morning for a flag lowering ceremony commemorating the death of Sir Isaac Brock. Re-enactors fired muskets and a bugle player sounded the “Last Post” at the third annual event, ... Full story

    October 14, 2011 —
  • General Brock’s October Soirée tomorrow

    More than 300 guests will commemorate Brock University’s namesake tomorrow at General Brock’s October Soirée. The Soirée will be Saturday, Oct. 15 in Market Hall. Guests will be joined by an actor portraying Maj.-Gen Sir Isaac Brock, ... Full story

    October 14, 2011 —
  • Chef Michael Smith returning for General Brock’s October Soirée

    Canada’s most famous chef, TV celebrity Michael Smith, will return to Brock this autumn to oversee the meal preparation when more than 300 guests gather for the fourth annual General Brock’s October Soirée. This year’s black-tie Soiré... Full story

    August 12, 2011 —
  • Brock awarded for its food

    It’s been a spring of accolades for Brock Dining Services. One of its chefs has received a prestigious culinary scholarship, and the University scored two gold medals in a North American food service competition. Chef Jim Harper, a 26-year ... Full story

    June 02, 2011 —
  • Soirée draws more than 300 guests

    Decked out in their formal finery (or, occasionally, in period dress), more than 300 guests filled The Market on Saturday evening (Oct. 16) for the third annual General Brock’s October Soirée. The black-tie gala, held each autumn to commemorate Brock ... Full story

    October 18, 2010 —
  • Celebrity chef Michael Smith to do Soirée meal

    Canada’s most famous chef, TV celebrity Michael Smith, will come to Brock this autumn to oversee the cooking when more than 200 guests gather for General Brock’s October Soirée. This year, the black-tie soirée will take place ... Full story

    July 19, 2010 —