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Art exhibit is City’s anniversary tribute to Brock

Art exhibit is City’s anniversary tribute to Brock

An exhibit of photographs and artifacts honouring the University’s 50th anniversary is on display this week in the lobby of Brock’s Sean O’Sullivan Theatre.
Assembled by the City of St. Catharines, the exhibit Brock & St. Catharines: 50 Years of Partnerships uses artwork, photos and other items to explore the relationship between the City and Brock.
The [...]

Alumni by the hundreds came back for Homecoming

Alumni by the hundreds came back for Homecoming

Brock’s 50th anniversary Homecoming weekend emerged as a festive and sentimental triumph that will be remembered for years by grads from across the generations, including current students who joined in and have not yet even graduated.

Taking the Brock story to Ontario Universities’ Fair

Taking the Brock story to Ontario Universities’ Fair

About 100 students, faculty and staff headed down the QEW on Friday Sept. 19 to promote Brock at the 2014 Ontario Universities’ Fair (OUF).
Canada’s largest student and educational fair, OUF is a critical recruitment event that attracts more than 120,000 people over three days at the Toronto Convention Centre.
Thousands of high school students and their [...]

Expect heavy construction activity near main entrance this week

Expect heavy construction activity near main entrance this week

Commuters are advised that the intersection of Merrittville Highway and St Davids Road, which is at the main entrance to the University, will experience high levels of construction activity this week.
People driving or taking the bus to or from Brock this fall will need to exercise patience and allow extra time.
The Niagara Region’s major road [...]

Use new web page to anticipate traffic delays

Use new web page to anticipate traffic delays

A new web page has been created to help members of the Brock community deal with traffic delays this fall.
Anyone driving or taking a bus to Brock will need to allow extra time, as major road construction in front of the main campus will cause traffic congestion during September and much of October.
At different phases of [...]

University and BUFA ratify three-year collective agreement

University and BUFA ratify three-year collective agreement

The parties have ratified a three-year agreement for the period between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2017. BUFA represents 576 professors and professional librarians at Brock.
Bargaining discussions commenced in May 2014 and pre-conciliation mediation began on Aug. 6. BUFA and the University acknowledge the critical role of mediator Peter Simpson, from the Ministry of [...]

Sept. 2 is deadline for nominating a new Chancellor

Sept. 2 is deadline for nominating a new Chancellor

The Brock community is reminded that Tuesday Sept. 2, 2014 is the deadline for nominating candidates to become the University’s next Chancellor.
Nominations can be submitted, in confidence, by all Brock faculty, staff or students, and by members of the surrounding Niagara community.
With Ned Goodman due to complete his term as Chancellor after Fall Convocation 2014, the [...]

Athletics Director moves to new business development role

Athletics Director moves to new business development role

Robert Hilson will be leaving the office of Director of Athletics next month to take on a new assignment as the University’s inaugural Director of Business Development and Partnerships.
Tom Arkell, Associate Vice-President of University Services, said the new position will focus on advancing sponsorships and new business development, as well as marketing the wide range [...]

Most of Cairns Complex is back in business

Most of Cairns Complex is back in business

Most of the 4th floor of the Cairns Family Health and Bioscience Complex will be open for normal activities at 8 a.m. on Monday 11 Aug.
However, lab CRN 466 will remain closed as cleanup operations continue after a brief flash fire occurred in a fume hood on Friday.

Is there a Chair in the house?

Is there a Chair in the house?

If John Suk wanted any tips on being the Chair of Brock’s Board of Trustees, he was in the right place on Monday (July 14).
Suk was exactly two weeks into the job when he was joined by no fewer than five of his predecessors for a lunch meeting in downtown St Catharines. The group represented [...]

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