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Brock student overcomes injury to win national grant

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Brock student overcomes injury to win national grant

Brock University press release – Alex Finlayson knows what it’s like to get knocked down — and to fight to get back up again. The third-year Brock Concurrent Education student began a long road to recovery after suffering a serious concussion during a hockey game in late 2015. Through the headaches, memory loss and difficulty […]

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Brock reminding students to be smart, stay safe on St. Patrick’s Day

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Brock reminding students to be smart, stay safe on St. Patrick’s Day

Brock University press release – Brock University is taking a proactive approach to keeping students safe on St. Patrick’s Day. For those who choose to partake in March 17 festivities, several campus departments and community groups have procedures in place to ensure students are celebrating responsibly. The Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU), Campus Security, Student […]

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Panel discussion to focus on data privacy and how to protect your information

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Panel discussion to focus on data privacy and how to protect your information

Brock University press release – Data privacy, or the lack thereof, is back on the forefront this week after the leak of classified CIA documents showing everything from cellphones to smart TVs can be accessed. A panel of data privacy experts will be discussing the significance of online data privacy and what we can do […]

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Brock researcher finds climate change further endangering Canadian bison

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Brock researcher finds climate change further endangering Canadian bison

Brock University press release – Climate change is making things worse for Canada’s largest land-dwelling mammal, a research team has found. The wood bison of the Northwest Territories is already on the country’s threatened species list, but more precipitation is forcing the animal into areas that pose dangers to them, says Brock University geographer and […]

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Brock project encourages French-speaking students to pursue careers in health care

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Brock project encourages French-speaking students to pursue careers in health care

Brock University press release – The bond between French-speaking students and seniors within the francophone community has been strengthened through a Brock University program. The REVIVRE project, led by Nursing Professor Lynn McCleary, was created to inspire high school and university students to pursue careers in French health services by giving them the chance to […]

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Female scientists grow their presence in the grape and wine industry

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Female scientists grow their presence in the grape and wine industry

Brock University press release – As International Women’s Day (March 8) pushes for greater gender equality across the sciences, there’s at least one facet of the STEM sector where women are beginning to outnumber men. They may be underrepresented in some science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science (STEM) disciplines, but women have been steadily […]

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