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Brock president applauds Ontario budget announcements

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Brock president applauds Ontario budget announcements

Brock University press release – Saying a lack of financial resources should never be a barrier for post-secondary education, Brock University President Jack Lightstone applauds the Ontario government’s budget announcements made Thursday. Among the highlights of the 2016 Ontario Budget was the Ontario Student Grant, which will cover the cost of tuition for students from […]

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YouTube star to speak at Terry O’Malley Lecture

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YouTube star to speak at Terry O’Malley Lecture

Brock University press release – With more than five million subscribers, Brock University alumnus Matthew Santoro has become a YouTube sensation. The Welland native will be the speaker at the Terry O’Malley Lecture Wednesday, March 2 at Brock. Santoro (BAcc ’09; MAcc ’10) creates engaging, in-your-face infotainment videos for his millions of YouTube fans. Known […]

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Brock Badgers hosting national wrestling championships this weekend

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Brock Badgers hosting national wrestling championships this weekend

Brock University press release – The Brock University men’s and women’s wrestling teams will be looking to defend their national titles this weekend as they host the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) National Championships Friday, Feb. 26 and Saturday, Feb. 27 at the Bob Davis Gymnasium in St. Catharines. The Badgers are coming off one of […]

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Friendly bet made as Badgers head back to Meridian Centre

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Friendly bet made as Badgers head back to Meridian Centre

Brock Univesity  press release – There will be some high stakes on the line when the Brock Badgers and McMaster Marauders tangle at the Meridian Centre Wednesday night. Neil Lumsden, Brock University’s new Director, Athletics and Recreation and a Canadian Football hall-of-famer, has challenged McMaster University Athletic Director Glen Grunwald, a former NBA general manager, […]

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Brock researchers to determine if mosquitoes can spread Zika

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Brock researchers to determine if mosquitoes can spread Zika

Brock University Press Release – The Brock University scientist helping lead Canada’s research on Zika virus has been called to a global summit next month in Brazil, but first she will begin studies to see if Canadian mosquitoes can transmit the virus. This week, carefully sealed containers of Zika arrived at Brock’s campus in St. […]

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Brock team and Niagara company head to Queen’s Park

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Brock team and Niagara company head to Queen’s Park

Brock University press release – Could syrup that potentially fights cancer soon be coming to a supermarket near you? This is research that a Brock University team and a Niagara-based company are pursuing. They are among university-industry partners showcasing their research at Queen’s Park Wednesday, Feb. 17. The Brock team of biologist Jeff Stuart and […]

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