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Soaring demand continues for joint GAME program

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Soaring demand continues for joint GAME program

Brock University press release – It’s a nice problem to have. Brock University staff have been flooded by applications in a new program where students learn about the design and production of video games. The GAME program is a partnership between Brock and Niagara College. When it launched for its debut season in September, nearly 400 […]

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Brock prof raising the profile of international women’s hockey

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Brock prof raising the profile of international women’s hockey

Brock University press release – In a world where men’s hockey dominates in profile, prestige and revenue, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) is turning to Brock University Sport Management professor Julie Stevens for advice on how to promote women’s hockey around the globe. “There is worldwide interest in developing women’s ice hockey programs, but […]

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Canadian Sport Film Festival coming to Brock

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Canadian Sport Film Festival coming to Brock

Brock University press release – Brock University is bringing a film festival dedicated to promoting the physical and social benefits of sport to Niagara. Brock’s Faculty of Applied Health Sciences is partnering with the Canadian Sport Film Festival (CSFF) to screen four films in Niagara in March. The CSFF at Brock will take place March […]

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How methane nearly wiped us out — millions of years ago

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How methane nearly wiped us out — millions of years ago

Brock University press release – If you’re looking for insight into the current climate change debate, travel back — way back — to around 252 million years ago, when life on Earth nearly came to a screeching halt. Brock University researchers Uwe Brand and Nigel Blamey have recently shown that a huge release of methane […]

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Sea of Brock red set to flood Meridian Centre

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Sea of Brock red set to flood Meridian Centre

Home court advantage has never sounded so good Brock University press release – More than 2,200 free student tickets to the Brock University Badgers men’s and women’s basketball games Friday night at the Meridian Centre have been scooped up. That’s in addition to hundreds of tickets purchased by the community for the doubleheader in downtown […]

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Brock University marks Chinese New Year Saturday

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Brock University marks Chinese New Year Saturday

Brock University press release – The Niagara community is invited to help ring in the Year of the Rooster. The Chinese Cultural Association of Niagara, the Confucius Institute at Brock University and the Goodman School of Business are together hosting what is expected to be the largest celebration of the Chinese New Year in Niagara. […]

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