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Historic photos from Brock collection part of AGO and ROM exhibits

Historic photos from Brock collection part of AGO and ROM exhibits

Brock University press release – The photographs are simple. And yet the stories behind the subjects in them are incredibly complex. A collection of photographs from Brock University’s Special Collections and Archives are being featured in a pair of high-profile exhibits at the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Royal Ontario Museum. The photographs are […]

Industrial agriculture can have negative impact on local communities

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Industrial agriculture can have negative impact on local communities

Brock University press release – Industrial agriculture might seem good on paper, but the trend of reducing biodiversity in the name of profits is harmful to communities. Liette Vasseur, a Brock University Professor of Biology, says many species of vegetable and fruit plants that have fed communities around the world for generations are being phased […]

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Keeping the faith: ‘Evangelists’ are good for the wine industry

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Keeping the faith: ‘Evangelists’ are good for the wine industry

Brock University press release – With sales of local wines steadily rising, and domestic vintages crowding the lists at more and more fine restaurants, Ontario is getting a legitimate rep as a world-class wine destination. But this rising pedigree may be due to more than just quality and value. Research out of Brock University’s Cool […]

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Earth Day: Brock experts emphasize the importance of getting outside

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Earth Day: Brock experts emphasize the importance of getting outside

Brock University press release – From school playgrounds to parks to hockey in the streets, there are plenty of ways for kids to get outside, but the pull of technology often keeps them indoors. Earth Day 2017 will be held Saturday, April 22, and the focus in Canada this year is EarthPLAY, a program designed […]

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Brock Sports launches flag football league for Niagara youth

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Brock Sports launches flag football league for Niagara youth

Brock University press release – A new Brock University football league will help teach Niagara youths the X’s and O’s of the game, without the big hits. The Brock Sports Youth Flag Football League will run Mondays and Wednesday from May 29 to Aug. 9 on the University’s artificial turf Alumni Field. The league is […]

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Brock escape rooms at Niagara Military Museum ready for testing

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Brock escape rooms at Niagara Military Museum ready for testing

Brock University press release – Two new escape rooms carefully crafted by Brock University students are undergoing final testing while readying for their public debut. Brock’s Dramatic Arts and Interactive Arts and Science students have been working since January to create the physical adventure games through a partnership with the Niagara Military Museum in Niagara […]

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