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New Brock institute to support economic growth in Niagara

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New Brock institute to support economic growth in Niagara

Brock University press release – A $5-million investment by the federal government will allow Brock University to create a landmark facility aimed at making Niagara a research and innovation leader in bioagriculture, bioscience and chemical manufacturing sectors. The FedDev funding through the Community Economic Development and Diversification stream was announced Tuesday, Sept. 3 by Niagara […]

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Niagara College kicks off new academic year with strong enrolment, new facilities

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Niagara College kicks off new academic year with strong enrolment, new facilities

Niagara College press release – Niagara College is ready to usher in a new academic year with more than 10,000 students projected to begin their studies after Labour Day – including close to 5,000 new students – along with a full slate of activities and new facilities to welcome them. “We look forward to welcoming […]

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Brock opens doors to incoming students with Welcome Week festivities

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Brock opens doors to incoming students with Welcome Week festivities

Brock University press release – Thousands of incoming students arrived at Brock University this weekend to mark the start of the school year. Brock’s Welcome Week officially kicked off Sunday, Sept. 1/2019, with the annual Move-In Day blitz, and continues throughout the following week with BadgerFest 2019, a series of safe, inclusive and alcohol-free events […]

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Thousands of students settle into their new homes on Move-In Day

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Thousands of students settle into their new homes on Move-In Day

Brock University press release – The vehicles they came in were as varied as their hometowns. Coming from places like Thunder Bay, Winnipeg and Ottawa, thousands of students arrived at Brock University Sunday, Sept. 1/2019, in everything from compact cars to extended cab cargo vans. They waited their turn and then, like clockwork, a team […]

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CPA Ontario invests in the success of Brock’s Goodman School of Business

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CPA Ontario invests in the success of Brock’s Goodman School of Business

Brock University press release – A significant investment from CPA Ontario will help Brock University’s Goodman School of Business strengthen its position as a leader in accounting research and education. Announced to faculty and staff at the School on Thursday, Aug. 29/2019, the donation includes the appointment of three CPA Ontario Research Scholars within the School; […]

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CCOVI tackling climate change challenges with research vineyards

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CCOVI tackling climate change challenges with research vineyards

 Brock University press release –  Two research vineyards filled with thousands of grapevines are being used by Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) to help Canada’s grape growers and wineries. CCOVI partnered with two commercial grape growers to plant the St. Catharines and Niagara-on-the-Lake vineyards that are being used for a […]

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