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Brock education course to use nature as classroom

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Brock education course to use nature as classroom

Brock University press release – This fall, a Brock University class is leaving their desks behind and heading outside to learn. Professors Debra Harwood, from the Faculty of Education and Mary Breunig from the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, are offering a Masters of Education course — ECE-Learning/Teaching in the Woods — outdoors in the […]

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Move over yard sale! Register to sell reusable items at Niagara College Trunk Sale

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Move over yard sale! Register to sell reusable items at Niagara College Trunk Sale

Have reusable household items to sell? The public is invited to register now for Niagara College’s second annual Trunk Sale. To be held September 10 at the College’s Welland Campus, the NC Trunk Sale offers an opportunity for the public and college community to sell their reusable items (such as books, toys, clothes, collectibles, furniture, […]

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Manager hired for Brock’s new High Performance Centre

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Manager hired for Brock’s new High Performance Centre

Brock University press release – There’s working out and then there’s training for peak performance. Steve Lidstone’s job will be to focus on the latter. The strength and conditioning co-ordinator is leaving McMaster University to join Brock’s Department of Athletics and Recreation, where he will head up the new High Performance Centre scheduled to open […]

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Brock prof says The Tragically Hip bringing Canada together

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Brock prof says The Tragically Hip bringing Canada together

Brock University press release – The Tragically Hip’s final concert tour has been less emotional than a Brock University pop culture professor expected. Instead, the iconic Canadian band is doing what it does best: putting on amazing shows. “They’ve made it about the music,” said Scott Henderson, associate professor in the Department of Communication, Popular […]

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Brock-led national fundraising walk to focus on healthy sleep

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Brock-led national fundraising walk to focus on healthy sleep

Brock University press release – As the dog days of summer wind down and back-to-school looms larger, a Brock University researcher says getting kids back into a healthy sleep routine is extremely important. “During the summer, school-age children have been staying up later: there’s more light, there are fewer rules generally, and there’s more family […]

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Brock women’s volleyball adds local talent Darby Taylor

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Brock women’s volleyball adds local talent Darby Taylor

Brock University press release – Brock University women’s volleyball head coach Dale Melnick is pleased to announce the addition of NCAA transfer Darby Taylor of Thorold, ON. “I’m excited to see Darby in Brock red this coming fall,” said head coach Dale Melnick. “Darby is a tremendous student-athlete who is extremely hard working and determined […]

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