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New dental healthcare educational lecture series unveiled

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New dental healthcare educational lecture series unveiled

Niagara College press release – There’s a cutting-edge new lecture series that will be sure to brighten the smiles of healthcare practitioners in Niagara and beyond. Niagara College and periodontist / international speaker Dr. Peter Fritz, are unveiling Base Camp – a 12-part evening lecture series poised to advance dental healthcare in Niagara by bringing […]

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Hundreds of high school students get a taste of Brock experience

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Hundreds of high school students get a taste of Brock experience

Brock University press release – Researchers and scholars made room for potential future colleagues on Wednesday, Dec. 5/2018, when some 600 students from high schools across Niagara poured into Brock University. The University hosted two major orientation events — its annual History Day, as well as Science, Health Sciences and Kinesiology Day — as students […]

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Brock-led research shows impact of school start times on teens’ sleep

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Brock-led research shows impact of school start times on teens’ sleep

Brock University press release – Delaying high school start times by as little as 10 minutes can increase adolescents’ length of sleep by almost 25 minutes, says new Brock-led research. Similarly, shifts to earlier start times for secondary school were associated with less sleep among the students, says the study, “School start time changes in […]

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The secret Fizz Club for Canada’s winemakers

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The secret Fizz Club for Canada’s winemakers

Brock University press release – As wine lovers ponder which bottle of bubbly to pop this holiday season, winemakers from across Canada will be swapping secrets for making the best sparkling wine this week at Brock University. Eighty of Canada’s top sparkling winemakers will travel to Brock on Thursday Dec. 6/2018 for the annual Fizz […]

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College aims to quell exam-time stress

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College aims to quell exam-time stress

  Niagara College press release – With classes wrapping up and students preparing to take their final exams, early December can be a tense time at post-secondary institutions across Canada. But Niagara College is hoping to help students cope with the stress be encouraging healthy study habits through a unique event on Dec. 4 and […]

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Brock Homestay program connects hosts with international students

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Brock Homestay program connects hosts with international students

Brock University press release – When Lara Lorge’s two sons moved out, the extra room in her home left a void. At first, the quiet space was a welcome change for Lorge, an Outreach Worker with Niagara Public Health, but she soon realized she needed more in her life. When a longtime friend mentioned fond […]

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