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Brock research leads to Choir Nation benefit event in Toronto

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Brock research leads to Choir Nation benefit event in Toronto

Brock University press release – Collaboration between a Brock University researcher and a Canadian musician has led to an upcoming concert raising funds for charity. Todd Green, assistant professor, Department of Marketing, International Business and Strategy, has long been examining the challenges facing Canadian musicians as a result of the onset of digital music. In […]

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Brock’s wine research centre adapts to serve a flourishing liquor industry

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Brock’s wine research centre adapts to serve a flourishing liquor industry

Brock University press release – Answering the needs of Ontario’s boom in craft distillers, Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has taken its grape and wine analytical services and continuing education courses, and adapted them for the liquor industry and consumers. With Ontario easing some of its more rigid rules around liquor […]

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Brock sociology professor receives grant for online privacy research

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Brock sociology professor receives grant for online privacy research

Brock University press release – A Brock University professor has received a grant to examine the online privacy risks facing Canadians. Department of Sociology adjunct professor Natasha Tusikov will research what companies do with personal information collected online. The controversy of Edward Snowden leaking highly classified files stirred up great public concern over government surveillance […]

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New book gives voice to hidden crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls

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New book gives voice to hidden crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls

Brock University press release – They are mothers, daughters and sisters. They number more than 1,200. They are Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. Their voices have been silenced. For decades, no one was listening. That is finally starting to change but there is still so much work to be done to put […]

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Brock U set to help fuel a digital economy as high-speed broadband announced for Niagara

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Brock U set to help fuel a digital economy as high-speed broadband announced for Niagara

Brock University press release – Brock University officials welcomed today’s news that the Federal and Ontario Governments will provide up to $180 million to help bring ultra-high-speed Internet to homes and businesses in the Niagara region and across southwestern Ontario. The announcement was made on the Brock campus today by Jim Bradley, MPP for St. […]

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Study released about animal cruelty investigation work in Ontario

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Study released about animal cruelty investigation work in Ontario

Brock University expert discovers “shocking” working conditions Brock University press release – Enforcement officers with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) are underequipped compared to their police service counterparts and face many instances of disrespect on the job, says new research by Brock University and the University of Windsor. “OSPCA […]

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