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Brock joins celebration of Niagara’s 2021 Canada Summer Games win

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Brock joins celebration of Niagara’s 2021 Canada Summer Games win

Brock University press release – Brock University joins its community partners and neighbours in celebrating the news that Niagara has been selected to host the 2021 Canada Summer Games. The decision, announced in Toronto Thursday, March 30 by Ontario Tourism Minister Eleanor McMahon, ended a spirited competition among four Ontario communities that had been shortlisted […]

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Brock opens its doors Sunday for Open House

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Brock opens its doors Sunday for Open House

Brock University press release – Brock University is welcoming thousands of potential students and their families this Sunday, April 2, for Open House. It’s one of the biggest days in the recruiting calendar and the entire Brock community pitches in to make a positive impression leading up to the June 1 acceptance deadline for Ontario […]

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Brock launches the Marilyn Rose Lecture

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Brock launches the Marilyn Rose Lecture

Brock University press release – Marilyn Rose, the founding Dean of Brock’s Faculty of Graduate Studies who passed away in 2015, was a beloved colleague to many people, and now her memory will live on through an annual lecture created in her honour. The inaugural lecture named for the distinguished English professor takes place this […]

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Top honours showered on grape and wine industry champions

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Top honours showered on grape and wine industry champions

Brock University press release – Hundreds of people packed the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls on Friday, March 24 to cheer on a set of award-winners who were recognized for supporting Ontario’s increasingly vital grape and wine industry. The occasion was the Cuvée Grand Tasting, which each year launches the weekend-long Cuvée celebration of […]

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Brock scientist’s patented compound is turning out to be a cancer killer

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Brock scientist’s patented compound is turning out to be a cancer killer

Brock University press release – A leading Canadian scientist has developed a synthetic compound that appears to be capable of killing cancer cells while leaving healthy cells intact. Brock University chemist Tomas Hudlicky has created and patented several variations of the compound pancratistatin, which has been tested on 20 different types of cancer cells by […]

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Brock students to present tree-planting recommendations to Niagara Region

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Brock students to present tree-planting recommendations to Niagara Region

Cutting down a tree? Plant two to replace it. That’s the recommendation from students in the Brock University Environmental Assessment class, which will be presenting its “Two-for-One Trees” policy proposal to Niagara Region on Wednesday, March 22. “We see tree planting as one of the easiest efforts we can undertake to combat the issue of […]

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