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Brock, international researchers explore links between perfectionism and procrastination

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Brock, international researchers explore links between perfectionism and procrastination

Brock University press release – Do perfectionists procrastinate? Well, yes and no, concludes a study by an international team that includes Brock University’s Danielle Molnar, Assistant Professor in the Department of Child and Youth Studies. Perfectionism is the belief that perfection must be strived for at all costs. People high in this personality trait set […]

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Joint program lets Grade 12 students earn a Brock kinesiology credit

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Joint program lets Grade 12 students earn a Brock kinesiology credit

Brock University press release – Brock University and Niagara Catholic District School Board (NCDSB) have launched a partnership to help better prepare students pursuing kinesiology as they make the leap from high school to university. Beginning in September, students at Denis Morris Catholic High School in St. Catharines who enroll in Introduction to Kinesiology, a […]

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‘People can feel the buzz’: Brock encouraged by enrolment stats

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‘People can feel the buzz’: Brock encouraged by enrolment stats

Brock University press release – Even as Ontario high schools produce fewer graduates these days, Brock University’s numbers appear to be defying the gravity. In a year when Brock officials have stepped up efforts to engage potential students, and when spring Open House drew record crowds, Brock’s confirmed applications for 2017-18 are tracking ahead of […]

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Niagara woman has covered 250km and raised $20,000 for CF in Bruce Trail run

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Niagara woman has covered 250km and raised $20,000 for CF in Bruce Trail run

End to End CF press release – Each day, Emily Allan wakes up in a new town along the Bruce Trail with one goal in mind: to cover more ground, and raise more money for Cystic Fibrosis. The cross-country coach and an employee in Brock University’s Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Emily has now run […]

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Brock, Niagara Catholic to launch dual-credit exercise science course

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Brock, Niagara Catholic to launch dual-credit exercise science course

Brock University press release – Brock University is partnering with Niagara Catholic District School Board (NCDSB) to deliver a new dual-credit course intended to give high school students an early introduction to the world of kinesiology. The course will see a group of 30 Grade 12 students travelling to Brock twice a week to learn […]

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Brock research links taste buds to alcohol consumption

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Brock research links taste buds to alcohol consumption

Brock University press release – Ever wondered why you favour one type of wine over another — or why you even like to drink wine in the first place? It turns out the taste buds in our tongues play a key role in guiding our alcohol preferences and consumption habits. A study by researchers from […]

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