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Brock researchers receive $3.7 million funding from federal granting agency SSHRC

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Brock researchers receive $3.7 million funding from federal granting agency SSHRC

Brock University press release – Psychologist Michael Busseri’s study of happiness is one of 18 research projects at Brock University awarded funds from the federal granting agency Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). On Sept. 9, SSHRC announced this year’s research grants for post-secondary researchers across Canada. Brock was awarded more than $3.7 million […]

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Wheelchair hill race to raise funds for Brock University Power Cord program

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Wheelchair hill race to raise funds for Brock University Power Cord program

Brock University press release – A unique fundraiser taking place this weekend that will have people racing uphill in wheelchairs all started with a simple question about community involvement. Brock University alumnus Eric Mukendi (BBA ’07) is a member of the University’s Power Cord exercise program for individuals with spinal cord injuries. He recently completed […]

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Hutchings extended as Acting President at Brock

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Hutchings extended as Acting President at Brock

Brock University press release – Brock University’s Board of Trustees has extended to Sept. 30 the appointment of Brian Hutchings as Acting President and Vice-Chancellor. Trustees voted today to leave a longer-term decision on the Acting President until Sept. 30, to allow time for more consultation with University Senate, students and other groups on campus. […]

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Examining white privilege important for educators

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Examining white privilege important for educators

Brock University press release – “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela. As an educator of future teachers, Brock University Associate Professor Dolana Mogadime finds profound meaning in the words of the late South African anti-apartheid revolutionary. In fact, she uses his book, Mandela’s Way: […]

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Brock scholarships offer once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for international students

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Brock scholarships offer once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for international students

Brock University press release – A pair of high school students from Ecuador and Honduras are the first two recipients of the Brock University International Award for Possibilities. Alvaro Alejandro (Alex) Granja Jimenez, from Quito, Ecuador, and Eduardo Humberto Retes, from Tegucigalpa, Honduras, will officially be awarded their scholarships at a pro-sports-style signing event at […]

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Cuvée legacy fund grows as organizers set date for 2017 event

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Cuvée legacy fund grows as organizers set date for 2017 event

Brock University press release – Mark your calendars. One of Ontario’s most sought-after wine and culinary events, the 29th annual Cuvée Grand Tasting, will take place Friday, March 24, 2017 at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls. This announcement comes as organizers report Cuvée 2016 generated net revenues of more than $36,000, most of […]

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