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Brock’s BioLinc receives provincial funding to support young Niagara entrepreneurs

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Brock’s BioLinc receives provincial funding to support young Niagara entrepreneurs

Young entrepreneurs in Niagara will reap the rewards of provincial funding for BioLinc, Brock University’s incubation facility run by the Goodman School of Business. Support provided by the Government of Ontario’s Youth Entrepreneurship Partnerships (YEP) program will allow BioLinc to launch the Niagara Youth Entrepreneurship Network (NYEN), which will bring various organizations in Niagara together […]

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New study shows impact of Brock’s Developmental Psychology researchers

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New study shows impact of Brock’s Developmental Psychology researchers

A new study published today in Canadian Psychology/Psychologie canadienne ranks Brock University’s developmental psychology researchers among the most productive and most frequently cited in Canada. The study (found here) examines the research productivity and impact of Canadian developmental psychology programs that offer graduate degrees. It was designed to help potential graduate students determine the richness […]

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Niagara students choose Brock for post-secondary education

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Niagara students choose Brock for post-secondary education

After graduating from Port Colborne’s Lakeshore Catholic High School, Emily Armstrong wanted to go away for university. She visited several Ontario campuses, then, to make her mother happy, she toured Brock. Her decision was made. “The people there made it seem like I was already a member of the school and that they wanted to […]

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Brock expert says eat fruits and vegetables for better overall health

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Brock expert says eat fruits and vegetables for better overall health

If you’re still looking for an achievable New Year’s resolution, a Brock University professor has a nutritious suggestion: eat more fruits and vegetables. Wendy Ward, Professor in Brock’s Department of Kinesiology, says eating a well-balanced diet based on Canada’s Food Guide is an excellent goal for 2016. “With New Year’s resolutions fresh in our minds […]

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Brock students inspire youth to consider STEAM subjects

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Brock students inspire youth to consider STEAM subjects

A new series of after-school programs being launched at Brock University is aimed at encouraging Niagara youth to develop 21st century skills such as creativity, critical thinking and co-operation while being exposed to STEM subject areas. With educators across the country expanding their focus from Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programming to include the […]

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Brock University adds new Grad Diploma program in Goodman School of Business

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Brock University adds new Grad Diploma program in Goodman School of Business

Expertise in business is useful in all sectors of Canada’s job market, from manufacturing and retail to non-profit and corporate. Brock University’s new Graduate Diploma in Business Administration is geared to Niagara professionals looking to upgrade their skills and undergraduate students who want to pair their degree with business expertise. “This program meets the needs […]

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