Brock hosting Prayer vigil for First Nations communities in crisis Thursday

Brock hosting Prayer vigil for First Nations communities in crisis Thursday

Brock University press release – In response to the suicide attempts in the northern First Nations communities of Attawapiskat, Ontario and Cross Lake, Manitoba, the Indigenous Solidarity Coalition at Brock University will be hosting a tobacco ceremony and prayer vigil on Thursday, April 21 from noon to 2 p.m. in front of Schmon Tower. “We […]

Brock University tops post-secondary Twitter ranking

Brock University tops post-secondary Twitter ranking

Brock University press release – For the second straight year, Brock University has been recognized as having the best Twitter account among all Canadian universities. Analytics firm Engagement Labs named its honour roll of the top-performing colleges and universities using social media, noting Brock’s responsiveness makes it a leader on Twitter. “The home of the […]

Nipissing University partnership with Niagara College offers opportunity

Nipissing University partnership with Niagara College offers opportunity

Students at Niagara College now have the opportunity to complete a business degree from Nipissing University without leaving the College’s picturesque Niagara-on-the-Lake campus. Thanks to a new partnership between the two institutions, Niagara College business administration graduates have the option to earn a Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) or Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from […]

Niagara College to host BioBlitz Saturday

Niagara College to host BioBlitz Saturday

Niagara College will host a BioBlitz on Saturday April 16 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus. A BioBlitz is a community approach to identifying as many plant and animal species as possible on a property within a specific time period. This is a free event and students, staff and community members […]

KPMG pledges $200,000 to Brock for smart classroom

KPMG pledges $200,000 to Brock for smart classroom

Brock University press release – A $200,000 pledge from KPMG LLP will help complete a major renewal and expansion of Brock University’s Goodman School of Business in St. Catharines. The announcement was made Wednesday by KPMG representatives Bobbi-Jean White and Ruth Todd and by Brock President Jack Lightstone. The gift will support the Goodman School […]

Niagara College receives largest donation in school history

Niagara College receives largest donation in school history

Story by Sarah Piercey – History was made at Niagara College’s Welland Campus on April 11, 2016. The school received its largest single donation to date: $2.6 million. Many dignitaries from the local community and the college, students and faculty were there to see Dan Patterson accept the donation and to thank the late Eva Lewis, while […]