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Brock educating students to make smart decisions and be good neighbours at Halloween

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Brock educating students to make smart decisions and be good neighbours at Halloween

Brock University press release – As Halloween approaches, Brock University is working with local municipalities and the Niagara Regional Police to educate its students about being good neighbours and making smart decisions. Two awareness campaigns kicked off Thursday, Oct. 24 reminding students that Culture is not a costume and Don’t put the bad in Badger. The Culture […]

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Niagara College celebrates 1,300 graduates at Fall 2019 Convocation

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Niagara College celebrates 1,300 graduates at Fall 2019 Convocation

Afternoon ceremony marks final convocation for president Dan Patterson Niagara College press release – “Go confidently in your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” With those words, first spoken by Henry David Thoreau, Niagara College Dan Patterson gave his final words of advice to Niagara College graduates. The two Fall 2019 Convocation ceremonies at […]

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Master of Sustainability student maps Niagara’s invasive species

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Master of Sustainability student maps Niagara’s invasive species

Brock University press release – They hitch rides on the soles of people’s shoes and in water carried and dumped by ships, enabling them to sneak through borders undetected. Once in their new homes, they destroy their neighbours by crowding them out, passing along diseases or even poisoning nearby plants, sometimes leading to major landscape […]

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Grad student throws change up for baseball injury research

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Grad student throws change up for baseball injury research

Brock University press release – With the World Series set to get underway tonight in Houston, a team of Brock University researchers have uncovered information that could help teams understand what leads to fatigue and injuries in pitchers. Richard Birfer (MSc ’19) led the research with his co-supervisors, Associate Professor Michael Holmes and Adjunct Professor […]

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Niagara College to celebrate Fall Convocation October 25

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Niagara College to celebrate Fall Convocation October 25

Niagara College press release – Two outstanding Niagara residents and a visionary leader in the Ontario college system will receive special honours from Niagara College, as its historic Class of 2019 gains 1,300 new graduates this fall. The pomp and circumstance will mark NC’s 2019 Fall Convocation ceremonies, to be held on Friday, Oct. 25/2019, […]

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Fall Convocation a day of celebration, reflection

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Fall Convocation a day of celebration, reflection

Brock University press release – There were smiles, cheers and some tears of joy as more than 1,000 Brock University students received their degrees Friday, Oct. 18/2019, during Fall Convocation. The two ceremonies in Ian Beddis Gymnasium marked Brock’s 106th Convocation overall and 50th Fall ceremony. Unlike Spring Convocation, which is spread over five days, […]

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