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Brock partners with NOTL to create new conference destination in Niagara

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Brock partners with NOTL to create new conference destination in Niagara

Brock University press release – The Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake and Brock University are working to turn one of Canada’s favourite tourism towns into a destination for conferences and research meetings. The Town’s Lord Mayor Pat Darte and University President Jack Lightstone signed a memorandum of understanding this week to create the Brock-Niagara Forum for Advanced […]

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Two Brock professors renew roles as Canada Research Chairs

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Two Brock professors renew roles as Canada Research Chairs

Brock University press release – Kinesiology professor Wendy Ward and biology professor Vincenzo DeLuca have renewed their terms as Canada Research Chairs. Wendy Ward, Canada Research Chair in Bone and Muscle Development, investigates how nutrients or bioactives in food regulate bone growth and strength. The long-term goal is to develop nutritional strategies that prevent bone […]

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Brock professor collecting data on working conditions in retail sector

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Brock professor collecting data on working conditions in retail sector

Brock University press release – A Brock University labour expert has launched an online survey to collect data about retail workers’ working conditions. “Anyone who works in retail in Ontario is invited to complete the survey,” Kendra Coulter, Associate Professor in Brock’s Centre for Labour Studies said. “It will provide important information about what people […]

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Brock University names new Director Athletics and Recreation

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Brock University names new Director Athletics and Recreation

Brock University Press Release – A Canadian Football Hall of Fame member with a long history of running successful sports teams and events has been named Brock University’s new Director, Athletics and Recreation. Neil Lumsden, who won three Grey Cups as an Edmonton Eskimos player and another championship as the General Manager of the Hamilton […]

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Brock partners with IBM for rover project

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Brock partners with IBM for rover project

Brock University press release – Many techies can remember tinkering as kids. Whether they were taking apart electronics, programming computer chips or building their own motherboards, their love of technology usually started in adolescence. A partnership between Brock University and IBM aims to ignite in today’s kids that same spark of interest in technology. That […]

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business set to begin $22-million transformation

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business set to begin $22-million transformation

Brock University Press Release – The planning is nearly over. The $22-million expansion of Brock’s Goodman School of Business is expected to go to tender in May, and should be under construction by June. Using an innovative blend of new construction and major upgrades of existing space, the project will grow Goodman from its current […]

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