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Wellness Wish reunites Brock grad with grandfather

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Wellness Wish reunites Brock grad with grandfather

Brock University press release – As a stream of relatives entered the house, 97-year-old Marshall Desveaux had one thing on his mind. “Where’s Katie?” he asked as each person entered the room. It had been four years since the New Waterford, N.S., resident had last seen his granddaughter, Brock University student Katie Desveaux, and the […]

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Brock research shows poor diet contributes to Alzheimer’s development

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Brock research shows poor diet contributes to Alzheimer’s development

Brock University press release – New research from Brock University has shown the food decisions you make today could contribute to the development of Alzheimer’s disease later in life. Brock research published recently in the journal Physiological Reports says a diet high in saturated fats and sucrose can lead to Alzheimer’s disease when paired with the normal […]

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Brock to play key role in new national grape and wine research cluster

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Brock to play key role in new national grape and wine research cluster

Brock University press release – For the first time, the Canadian grape and wine industry is coming together with the goal of strengthening the sector in a sustainable way. Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, announced Wednesday, July 4 a commitment of $8.4 million in funding to establish the Canadian Grape and Wine […]

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Brock’s Schmon Tower to be illuminated in colour

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Brock’s Schmon Tower to be illuminated in colour

Brock University press release – A new nighttime look is on its way for Brock University’s signature building. Since its construction in 1968, the Schmon Tower has been a key component of the University’s landscape and is visible on a clear day from miles around. But with the help of a new LED lighting system, […]

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Another university joins Brock’s popular dual degree business program

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Another university joins Brock’s popular dual degree business program

Brock University press release – A fourth European institution is joining the dual degree program that has become an international success story for Brock University’s Goodman School of Business. The Goodman School has established a partnership with Reutlingen University’s ESB Business School in Germany for its Bachelor of Business Administration Co-op International Dual Degree program. […]

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Emergency exercise planned for Brock campus Wednesday

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Emergency exercise planned for Brock campus Wednesday

Brock University press release – Members of the Niagara Regional Police Emergency Tactical Unit (ETU) will be on Brock’s main campus for a planned emergency exercise on Wednesday, June 27/2018. The joint training operation will run from 8:30 a.m. to noon, and include the presence of ETU vehicles and officers in tactical gear. Signage will […]

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