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Post-secondary leaders gather in Niagara Falls for national conference

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Post-secondary leaders gather in Niagara Falls for national conference

Niagara College press release – Leaders in post-secondary education from across the country and around the world will be gathering at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, from May 5 to 7/2019, for Colleges and Institutes Canada’s (CICan) annual conference. Hosted by Niagara College, this year’s conference theme is Inclusion: A Recipe for Success. […]

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Book publishing division launched by Brock’s Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture

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Book publishing division launched by Brock’s Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture

Brock University press release – Brock’s Centre for Studies in Arts and Culture (STAC) has partnered with The Salon für Kunstbuch in Austria to launch an international book publishing division. The new Small Walker Press will celebrate the publication of its first two books at an official launch event on Thursday, May 9/2019, from 4:30 […]

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Indicators point toward worse Great Lakes flooding than 2017

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Indicators point toward worse Great Lakes flooding than 2017

Brock University press release – Record-high lake levels led to devastating flood damage in Great Lakes coastal communities in 2017, but in the two years since, little has changed. Brock University Professor of Biology and UNESCO Chair in Community Sustainability Liette Vasseur said those communities are in for serious flooding this year and this may […]

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NCO to release research on ways to increase bee populations in Niagara

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NCO to release research on ways to increase bee populations in Niagara

Brock University press release – They’re often sworn at, swatted and slapped, but without them, plant life as we know it could cease to exist. With bee populations in Niagara and beyond dropping because of habitat loss and use of poisonous insecticides, helping the region’s 150 species of wild bees is an important task. Bees […]

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Building the future: Robertsons leave $1M to Brock to sustain new scholarships

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Building the future: Robertsons leave $1M to Brock to sustain new scholarships

Brock University press release – In life, Joe and Anita Robertson were known as a philanthropic couple generous with their time and finances. At Brock University, where both were heavily involved, that giving legacy will live on through the donation of a cherished piece of art and the creation of a $1-million endowment fund in […]

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Groundbreaking held for Brock’s expanded Zone Fitness Centre

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Groundbreaking held for Brock’s expanded Zone Fitness Centre

Brock University press release – As shovels hit the ground Wednesday Apr. 24/2019, the next chapter officially began for Brock University’s expanded fitness centre. The Brock community came together April 24 to mark the groundbreaking of the Zone Fitness Centre project that will see the popular campus facility triple in size. The fitness centre will […]

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