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Black History Month at Brock wraps up with Black Lives Matter discussion

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Black History Month at Brock wraps up with Black Lives Matter discussion

Brock University press release – A panel discussion will be held next week at Brock University to discuss the racism that exists in the labour movement. The Centre for Labour Studies and the Brock Social Justice Research Institute are hosting “I Can’t Work if I Can’t Breathe,” Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. […]

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Lincoln and Brock sign MOU to focus on community priorities

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Lincoln and Brock sign MOU to focus on community priorities

Brock University press release – Brock University and the Town of Lincoln formalized an agreement last Thursday Feb.16 that could help the municipality and the school identify joint projects that enrich Brock’s educational opportunities while advancing the town’s economic, social and community development. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed by Lincoln Mayor Sandra Easton and […]

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10 years later, Brock’s grape & wine lectures are food for thought around the world

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10 years later, Brock’s grape & wine lectures are food for thought around the world

Brock University press release – It began in 2007 as a way to get timely research out of the lab and into the hands of Ontario grape growers and winemakers. Today the annual lecture series by Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has a global reach. Since introducing live webcasting in 2012, […]

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Brock profs win two of 10 prestigious national 3M teaching awards

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Brock profs win two of 10 prestigious national 3M teaching awards

Brock University press release – Brock University professors have won two of this year’s 3M National Teaching Fellowships. Considered Canada’s most prestigious prize for teaching excellence at the university level, only 10 are given out nation-wide each year. Tim O’Connell is a Professor of Recreation and Leisure Studies, and Nicola Simmons is an Assistant Professor […]

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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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