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New Brock research examines forgetfulness in preschoolers

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New Brock research examines forgetfulness in preschoolers

Brock University press release – In spite of their best intentions, three- and four-year-old kids often struggle with remembering what they were supposed to do. Prospective memory, or the memory of future intentions, is the focus of a new Brock University study by Caitlin Mahy, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology, and her research […]

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Roméo Dallaire to speak at Brock University

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Roméo Dallaire to speak at Brock University

Guest speaker on International Day of Persons with Disabilities Brock University press release – Not all disabilities are visible. Few know this more than Lieutenant General, the Honorable Roméo Dallaire. Appointed as commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Rwanda, Dallaire was witness to the 1994 Rwandan genocide, where it’s estimated that between 500,000 […]

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Canada should be OK as wild weather hammers European wine production

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Canada should be OK as wild weather hammers European wine production

Brock University press release – Erratic weather conditions are helping drive this year’s global wine production to its lowest levels in half a century, but a Brock University researcher says Canada’s grape and wine industry is poised to ride out the storm. The Paris-based International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) reported that unfavourable climate […]

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NC earns top 10 place 3rd year-in-a-row among Canadian research colleges

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NC earns top 10 place 3rd year-in-a-row among Canadian research colleges

For the third year in a row, Niagara College has earned the honour of being in the top 10 colleges in the country for research funding, according to a new national study released today. And for the second year in a row, that placement is No. 7. In its report “Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges,” […]

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Brock University to host Fall Preview Day Sunday

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Brock University to host Fall Preview Day Sunday

Brock University press release – Record attendance is anticipated Sunday for an event meant to showcase what being a Brock student is all about. Fall Preview Day — the University’s largest on-campus fall recruiting event — is expected to draw more than 4,000 prospective students and their families on Sunday, Nov. 5. The annual event […]

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Entrepreneur to talk data collection with Brock students

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Entrepreneur to talk data collection with Brock students

Brock University press release – Whether it’s market research into consumer behaviour or academic research into how humans react to various circumstances, collecting data effectively is an important piece of the puzzle. Adam Froman has long made innovative data collection his business. The founder and CEO of digital innovation company Delvinia will share insight into […]

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