Students holding ‘Step Past The Stigma’ walk Saturday

Students holding ‘Step Past The Stigma’ walk Saturday

The DSBN Student Trustee Senate is holding its very first student designed “Step Past the Stigma” walk on Saturday May 7 at the DSBN Education Centre in St. Catharines, 191 Carlton St., directions here: https://www.dsbn.org/contact/  . “Our initiative this year was mental health awareness,” Karling Luciani, Centennial Secondary School’s member of the DSBN Student Trustee […]

David Vivian named next Director of the MIWSFPA

David Vivian named next Director of the MIWSFPA

Brock University press release – Professor David Vivian, a scholar and scenographer, has been named the new Director of Brock University’s Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts. His appointment begins July 1 and runs for a three-year term. Currently chair of the Department of Dramatic Arts, Vivian has been with Brock since […]

Brock researcher examines how stocks react to economic news

Brock researcher examines how stocks react to economic news

Brock University press release – New research from a Brock University economist contradicts conventional wisdom when it comes to the stock market’s reaction to economic news. The common belief suggesting stock markets do better when the economy is doing well is countered by Ivan Medovikov, assistant professor in Brock’s Department of Economics. The reality, according […]

Port Colborne Optimist Club honours two special youth

Port Colborne Optimist Club honours two special youth

The Optimist Club of Port Colborne recognized two of Port Colborne’s finest youth last Wednesday with their annual Youth Appreciation Award. Tori McIntyre, a grade 12 student at Port Colborne High School and Emily Kacur, a grade 11 student at Lakeshore Catholic High School, were presented with awards from the Optimist Club and recognition from […]

College chef professor to be honoured with VQA Promoters award in Education

College chef professor to be honoured with VQA Promoters award in Education

The wine industry is raising a glass to Niagara College chef professor Peter Blakeman. Blakeman will be honoured with a Vitners Quality Alliance (VQA) Promoters Award, which acknowledges those who celebrate the Ontario VQA wine industry with enthusiasm, constructive input and unsolicited promotion. He was recently announced as the winner, and will be presented with […]