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One month left to get your Antarctica passports at Rodman Hall

One month left to get your Antarctica passports at Rodman Hall

A summer-long contemporary art exhibit at Brock University’s Rodman Hall about water is heading into its final month. And so is your chance to become a citizen of Antarctica by getting your hands on an Antarctica World Passport at the art centre. The Source: Rethinking Water Through Contemporary Art, which opened at Congress 2014 “Borders without Boundaries” at Brock this past spring, examines the many social and cultural facets of this vital resource that is such an integral part of our daily lives.

Brock grads have something brewing with coffee business

Brock grads have something brewing with coffee business

It smelled like a good idea at the time, and now three Brock University grads have something brewing with a single-serve custom coffee packaging company.

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships bring two top scholars to Brock

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships bring two top scholars to Brock

The federal government has awarded prestigious Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships to two postdoctoral fellows to study at Brock University. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program supports cutting-edge research by top postdoctoral fellows from Canada and internationally.

Brock staff participate in 15th annual Wellness Day

Brock staff participate in 15th annual Wellness Day

Wellness Day has become one of the most unique events on the Brock University calendar during the last 15 years. Employees can take part in close to 60 workshops meant to break up the summer grind and promote physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, social, environmental, occupational and financial wellness.

Now that’s cool - Brock’s senior admin take part in Ice Bucket Challenge

Now that’s cool - Brock’s senior admin take part in Ice Bucket Challenge

At Brock’s 15th annual employee Wellness Day today, senior administration from the University took part in the ALS social media Ice Bucket Challenge. Just after 12 noon, Brock President Jack Lightstone, and Vice-Presidents Brian Hutchings (VP Finance & Administration), Neil McCartney (Provost & VP Academic) and Gary Libben (VP Research) were drenched with ice water out front of Schmon Tower.

iPad Mini, tuition exemption among survey prizes available to Brock students

iPad Mini, tuition exemption among survey prizes available to Brock students

Brock students who enrolled in 2014 spring/summer courses will have a chance to win either prize, plus a $25 Campus Store gift card just by answering a few survey questions.

Community input sought on capital project planning at Brock

Community input sought on capital project planning at Brock

Brock’s Facilities Management group has recently combined all of the University’s capital plans into one institutional Draft Long-Term Capital Plan. The five-year draft plan is available on the University’s Outlook website for the Brock community to review and provide input on. The plan is visually laid out in a spreadsheet, which includes timelines for proposed capital initiatives over the next five years.

New student printing accounts streamlined and convenient

New student printing accounts streamlined and convenient

Returning Brock students will notice some changes to printing when they return for the upcoming academic year.

Brock University and BUFA reach tentative agreement

Brock University and BUFA reach tentative agreement

Brock University and the Brock University Faculty Association (BUFA) reached a tentative agreement on a new contract early on Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014.

Brock’s Youth University celebrates 10 years of inspiring curiosity

Brock’s Youth University celebrates 10 years of inspiring curiosity

Brock University is celebrating 10 years of Youth University summer camps this year. Since its start in July 2005, more than 5,000 youth have been mentored by Brock students in a variety of activities while experiencing a taste of post-secondary life.

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