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Fungus as fertilizer? Brock researchers find it’s even better than first thought

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Fungus as fertilizer? Brock researchers find it’s even better than first thought

Brock University press release – It’s a match made in plant heaven. Several years ago, Brock University researchers discovered that a certain type of fungus could potentially make a good natural fertilizer to replace the chemical-laden options that are typically used. Now, the researchers have found that this nitrogen-supplying fungus is even more efficient because […]

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Return of men’s volleyball brings new meaning to Brock memorial games

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Return of men’s volleyball brings new meaning to Brock memorial games

Brock University press release – There are hundreds of names on the Brock Sports athlete awards wall in Walker Complex. Hundreds of amazing accomplishments. Hundreds of stories. Under men’s volleyball, the list ends with “2000-01 Jason Pearson.” The year marks the last time Brock fielded a team before bringing the sport back this year after […]

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Brock professor says media portrayal of iPhones misses the e-waste story

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Brock professor says media portrayal of iPhones misses the e-waste story

Brock University press release – Ten years ago this month Steve Jobs announced an electronic gadget that would turn into a cultural phenomenon: the iPhone. Since then, the release of each generation of the device has been surrounded by media buzz. But Brock University researcher Jennifer Good says the media pays alarmingly little attention to […]

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Brock team discovers Ontario insect that can transmit livestock disease

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Brock team discovers Ontario insect that can transmit livestock disease

Brock University press release – Ontario’s livestock industry was rocked in September 2015 when a farm animal in Chatham-Kent tested positive for the bluetongue virus, a discovery that ultimately cost farmers millions of dollars. Now, Brock University researchers have confirmed that an insect able to transmit the devastating virus has made its way to southern […]

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Brock women’s hockey to host Clean Sport awareness game

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Brock women’s hockey to host Clean Sport awareness game

Brock University press release – The pressure to use performance enhancing drugs to get bigger, stronger and faster isn’t only placed on professional athletes. Unfortunately, youths are being introduced to these drugs at a younger and younger age. To help use education and mentorship to combat the problem, Brock Sports and the Badgers women’s hockey […]

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business wins prestigious competition title

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Brock’s Goodman School of Business wins prestigious competition title

Brock University press release – One of the most coveted trophies in Canadian university business competitions has a new home: Brock University’s Goodman School of Business. Goodman students captured the top-prize School of the Year award in Ottawa on Sunday, Jan. 8 at the JDCC case competition, which is central Canada’s largest undergraduate business school […]

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