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International Cool Climate Wine Symposium set to highlight Canada’s wine industry

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International Cool Climate Wine Symposium set to highlight Canada’s wine industry

Brock University press release – Momentum is building as Canada gets ready to welcome the world to Brock University for the 2020 International Cool Climate Wine Symposium (ICCWS). From July 12 to 17, 2020, leading researchers, winemakers, grape growers, educators and media from around the world will gather at Brock for the 10th instalment of […]

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Brock joins forces with Niagara data analytics company on text mining research

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Brock joins forces with Niagara data analytics company on text mining research

Brock University press release – When scrolling through your social media feed, it’s not uncommon to come across an ad for a restaurant in your area, a service you’ve inquired about or a store you recently made an online purchase from. Targeted advertising is a powerful tool in business, one that Brock University researchers hope […]

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Brock chemists partner with biodiesel company to boost production process

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Brock chemists partner with biodiesel company to boost production process

Brock University press release – Switching from coal, oil and other fossil fuels to energy derived from plants and animal waste is a crucial climate change strategy — but one businesses are still learning how to find value in. While governments offer incentives for entrepreneurs to become biofuel leaders, the payoff may not be as […]

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Fizz Club on tour: Canadian sparkling winemakers are Italy bound

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Fizz Club on tour: Canadian sparkling winemakers are Italy bound

Brock University press release – Fizz Club, a networking group for Canadian sparkling winemakers, is trading in its usual classroom meeting spot at Brock University for the scenic views of the Italian countryside next week. Thirty winemakers from four provinces will join Fizz Club organizer Belinda Kemp, a Senior Scientist in Oenology at Brock’s Cool […]

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Brock awarded $1.6 million in SSHRC funding in 2018

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Brock awarded $1.6 million in SSHRC funding in 2018

Brock University press release – Scores of Ontario residents did something last week that may soon be a thing of the past: they lined up at polling stations, ballot in hand, ready to cast their vote to determine the next provincial government. While elections will remain, the physical queues at polling stations may one day […]

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Young entrepreneurs to learn the business of lemonade

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Young entrepreneurs to learn the business of lemonade

Brock University press release – Everyone knows what to do when life gives you lemons. But a class from Cardinal Newman Catholic Elementary School in Niagara Falls will soon learn how to use those lemons to turn a profit. The Grade 4 students will be at Brock University Thursday, June 14/2018 for the annual Goodman […]

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