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Brock researcher, mining tech company developing ‘smart’ personal cooling system

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Brock researcher, mining tech company developing ‘smart’ personal cooling system

Brock University press release – It’s like something out of a Star Trek episode: a suit that cools down when the person who wears it gets hot. But unlike a prop in the sci-fi show, research for this suit is happening now, and the place it will be worn is on Earth — or more […]

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Women’s basketball coach wants Brock to get #Compassionate

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Women’s basketball coach wants Brock to get #Compassionate

Brock University press release – If Brock women’s basketball coach Ashley MacSporran is forced to put a label on youth with developmental challenges, the word she chooses to go with is “amazing.” And it’s those amazing young kids who will play a starring role in her Brock Badgers Women’s Basketball camp July 17-21. MacSporran, who […]

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Brock study finds preschoolers aim to keep their word

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Brock study finds preschoolers aim to keep their word

Brock University press release – While some parents may think their requests go in one ear and out the other, a new Brock study suggests that children aged three to five will make an effort to do what is asked of them, especially after committing to the request out loud. Angela Evans, an associate professor […]

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Brock launches new minor in environmental sustainability

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Brock launches new minor in environmental sustainability

Brock University press release – With ice shelves cracking, green energy options expanding and the international political debate over climate change heating up, the environment is making headlines more than ever before. Coupled with that is the discussion around environmental sustainability, which impacts nearly all aspects of life. Starting this fall, Brock University undergraduate students […]

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Brock triathlon to raise funds for scholarship

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Brock triathlon to raise funds for scholarship

Brock University press release – A triathlon held in memory of a Brock University master’s student is growing for 2017. After drawing 120 competitors for the inaugural event last year, which led to the development of a graduate student scholarship, the Naomi Cermak Tri to Inspire will return to the main Brock University campus Sunday, […]

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Cycling scientist looks to improve performance for amateur and world-class riders

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Cycling scientist looks to improve performance for amateur and world-class riders

Brock University press release – A new book being launched by renowned Brock kinesiologist Stephen Cheung will soon have advice from the world’s top cycling experts available at your fingertips. Cycling Science provides readers with an insider’s look at the sport, taking them from the training room and research lab and onto the competitive course. […]

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