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New funding helps Brock add new online alternatives

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New funding helps Brock add new online alternatives

Brock University press release – Brock University is getting nearly $430,000 from the Ontario government to help develop content for new online courses. A $330,000 eCampus Ontario grant will let the University create an online four-year bachelor’s degree program in Adult Education, while a separate grant of nearly $100,000 supports development of open course modules […]

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Grape and wine education leader brings cider training course to Canada

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Grape and wine education leader brings cider training course to Canada

Brock University press release – Finally, advanced training support for the booming cider industry is coming to Canada. This spring, Brock University’s grape and wine research unit will launch Canada’s only internationally accredited program where industry professionals and enthusiasts alike can raise their expertise at fermenting apples into cider and pears into perry. Brock’s Cool […]

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Bucketheads return as Brock Badgers mark 25th anniversary of national basketball championship

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Bucketheads return as Brock Badgers mark 25th anniversary of national basketball championship

Brock University press release – They were loud, boisterous, raucous. And when the Brock Badgers won their first-ever men’s basketball national championship in 1991-92, it was the Bucketheads who pushed them on and garnered national attention. To honour the 25th anniversary of that memorable national title, the Badgers will host a Retro Night this Friday, […]

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Smart Girls explores challenges faced by young women

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Smart Girls explores challenges faced by young women

Brock University press release – They may be the smartest ones in their class, but barriers still exist that prevent some young women from raising their hands when they know the answer. The concept of “dumbing down” is one of several challenges faced by girls that are explored in a new book by Brock University […]

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Research examines distinct heart attack warnings for women

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Research examines distinct heart attack warnings for women

Brock University press release – Just in time for Heart Month, a Nursing professor at Brock University says women are more likely than men to experience certain early signals of a heart attack — and that knowing how to identify them could save their lives. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy has received a $74,938 grant from the Women’s […]

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Brock film series brings Oscar-nominated films to Niagara

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Brock film series brings Oscar-nominated films to Niagara

Brock University press release – Some of the most critically acclaimed films of 2016 are coming to Niagara through the Brock University Film Series. With the Oscars just around the corner, there has been plenty of buzz about the recently nominated films, and one of the frontrunners stealing the spotlight is Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight. Jenkins, […]

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