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Scientist examines what fuels the climate change skeptics

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Scientist examines what fuels the climate change skeptics

Last weekend, the strongest hurricane ever recorded slammed the coast of Mexico. So far in 2015, seven out of nine months have broken global heat records. Ancient glaciers are vanishing in the Rockies. Most of California hasn’t had rain in years. Even as the list of serious climate change impacts keeps growing, scientists still encounter […]

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Knowledge focus needed to transform Niagara’s economy, says new Brock policy brief

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Knowledge focus needed to transform Niagara’s economy, says new Brock policy brief

Niagara needs to develop a “knowledge” economy that would build on the region’s strengths, says a new policy brief from the Niagara Community Observatory. In it’s brief, titled “Moving Niagara Towards a Knowledge Economy,” the Brock University research group says that while Niagara has strengths in agriculture, tourism and as a border community, manufacturing enterprises […]

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40th Anniversary for Notre Dame’s Pilgrimage

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40th Anniversary for Notre Dame’s Pilgrimage

By: Jennifer Marsh, Grade 12 Journalism Student, Notre Dame College School Tradition is undeniable at Notre Dame College School in Welland as hundreds came out on Sunday to participate in the school’s annual pilgrimage. Pilgrimage began at 8 a.m., with over 1000 students, faculty and alumni walking the 15km trek to benefit various social justice […]

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New street name leads to new addresses for Niagara Region HQ and Brock University

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New street name leads to new addresses for Niagara Region HQ and Brock University

Their buildings aren’t moving an inch, but two of Niagara’s major institutions will have new street addresses when the sun comes up on Monday, Oct. 26. Brock University and the Niagara Region’s headquarters, located across the road from each other, made the joint announcement Saturday Oct. 24, during the University’s annual gala banquet held to […]

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Brock students to learn the etiquette of dining

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Brock students to learn the etiquette of dining

Brock University students in the Goodman School of Business are about to get a lesson in proper dining etiquette. The Etiquette Dinner on Monday, Oct. 26 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Pond Inlet, is being held in response to the growing popularity of holding job interviews and business meetings over a meal. […]

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Niagara College earns top 10 spot among research colleges in Canada

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Niagara College earns top 10 spot among research colleges in Canada

Niagara College has earned the honour of being in the top 10 colleges in the country for research funding, according to a new national study released Thursday. In its report “Canada’s Top 50 Research Colleges,” Research Infosource Inc. has announced the rank of 10 for Niagara College, based on total research funding numbers for 2014. […]

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