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Brock study explores gender differences in workplace bullying perceptions

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Brock study explores gender differences in workplace bullying perceptions

Young women preparing to enter the business world tend to see teasing, isolation, and other relationship-oriented actions as being acceptable behaviours in the workplace as compared to the view of their male counterparts, says a recently-published Brock study. “Workplace Bullying: The Perceptions of Canadian University Students” aimed to determine differences in male and female undergraduate […]

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Elementary students to visit Brock for bullying awareness event

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Elementary students to visit Brock for bullying awareness event

More than 800 students from 20 elementary schools across Niagara will be at Brock University Thursday, Oct. 22 for the inaugural Badgers vs. Bullying event. The outreach event is an initiative by the Brock men’s basketball program to help educate Niagara youths in grades six, seven and eight about bullying issues. “This social awareness school […]

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Brock welcomes new PenFinancial scholarship aimed at Niagara area high school graduates

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Brock welcomes new PenFinancial scholarship aimed at Niagara area high school graduates

Brock University is pleased by the generous creation of the PenFinancial Credit Union Community Leadership Scholarship, which will be given to a first-year Brock undergraduate student who demonstrates leadership and commitment to volunteerism in the Niagara community. The new scholarship was announced in a ceremony Monday at the main Brock campus in St. Catharines, by […]

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Brock research improves in national ranking

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Brock research improves in national ranking

Brock University has moved up the ranks in a yearly national report that tracks research and development performance indicators. In this year’s Research Infosource report, released October 15, Brock University scores fifth place in the Top 10 Universities by Growth section, a list of 10 universities across Canada that have seen the greatest increases in […]

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Historic day for Brock as Cheechoo installed as Chancellor

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Historic day for Brock as Cheechoo installed as Chancellor

Brock University’s new Chancellor Shirley Cheechoo made history Saturday when she was installed during an emotional and inspiring ceremony in front of hundreds of graduates. She is Brock’s first woman and first aboriginal person to be Chancellor. In her first convocation speech, Cheechoo talked of racism and the struggles of First Nations people. “I come […]

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Brock celebrates Fall Convocation

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Brock celebrates Fall Convocation

Nearly 1,000 students will walk across the stage Saturday during Brock University’s annual Fall Convocation ceremonies. The morning ceremony at 10 a.m. will see students from the faculties of Mathematics and Science, Humanities and the Goodman School of Business graduate. The 2:30 p.m. ceremony will include students in the faculties of Education, Applied Health Sciences […]

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