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Many Ontario schools failing students who have an intellectual disability: report

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Many Ontario schools failing students who have an intellectual disability: report

Brock University press release – New research by Brock University and Western University shows that public education in Ontario elementary and secondary schools is failing many students who have intellectual disabilities. This, despite recent developments in human rights and education law, as well as a shift in special education delivery and efforts to make schools […]

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Policy brief calls for novel approaches to improve health and prevent illness

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Policy brief calls for novel approaches to improve health and prevent illness

Brock University press release – A shared responsibility across different health, social, government, economic and education sectors is a key element to improving health outcomes, recommends a new Brock University — Niagara Region Public Health policy brief. Each stage of life from infancy to old age has characteristic health challenges such as illnesses, accidents, and […]

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Living Lab research project to examine Lake Ontario shoreline flooding

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Living Lab research project to examine Lake Ontario shoreline flooding

Brock University press release – The flooding of coastal communities along Lake Ontario last year caused major damage and made people realize that century floods aren’t nearly as rare as the name implies. A new research collaboration between Brock University and the Town of Lincoln is aimed at helping the community understand how to deal […]

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Brock names new Associate VP, Academic and Dean of Social Sciences

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Brock names new Associate VP, Academic and Dean of Social Sciences

Brock University press release – Brock University Interim Provost Tom Dunk announced the appointments of two senior administrators Wednesday, May 2/2018. Dunk announced that Brian E. Power will become the University’s new Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Academic while Ingrid Makus will become the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Both will begin five-year terms on […]

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International recruiters get Brock experience

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International recruiters get Brock experience

Brock University press release – They’re the people helping to sell the Brock brand around the world, and on Sunday, they got a closer look at what makes the Brock University experience so unique. Like most Canadian post-secondary institutions, Brock works with third-party academic recruitment agents who help attract international students in dozens of countries. […]

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Webinar to examine how data can shape preventative health in Niagara

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Webinar to examine how data can shape preventative health in Niagara

Brock University press release – What are the biggest health problems in Niagara? Can we create a strategy that would address health challenges not only when they occur, but even before potential problems arise? Brock University’s Niagara Community Observatory (NCO) has teamed up with Niagara Region Public Health and Emergency Services to research and address […]

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