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Non-credit graduate level courses focus on teaching, service learning

Non-credit graduate level courses focus on teaching, service learning

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and the Centre for Pedagogical Innovation (CPI) will offer two non-credit graduate level courses, one focusing on teaching and the other on service-learning, through the fall and winter terms.

Species disappearance much faster than thought: Research, UNESCO chair

Species disappearance much faster than thought: Research, UNESCO chair

Alarming research from Duke University: plant and animal species are becoming extinct 1,000 times faster than when humans first started living on earth.

Board of Trustees welcomes newest Chair, says goodbye to longtime member

Board of Trustees welcomes newest Chair, says goodbye to longtime member

Brock University’s Board of Trustees has welcomed its newest Chair, while also saying goodbye to a longtime member who served the University with more than a decade of service on the Board.

What’s open and closed at Brock this weekend/Canada Day

What’s open and closed at Brock this weekend/Canada Day

This weekend will be a long one for many at Brock, with a President’s Day holiday June 30 and Canada Day July 1.

PALS wraps up 19th year of activity-based programs for young students

PALS wraps up 19th year of activity-based programs for young students

Recreation Service’s Positive Active Living for Students (PALS) program completed its 19th year of end-of-year trips for elementary schools.

International students bring World Cup spirit to Brock

International students bring World Cup spirit to Brock

International students at Brock have been filling the centre’s main floor lounge for many of the matches since the tournament kicked off earlier this month.

NSERC announces research grants for the next five years

NSERC announces research grants for the next five years

On June 26, NSERC announced the results of the 2014 Discovery Grants, scholarships and fellowships competitions for universities across the country.

Brock launches UNESCO Chair in Community Sustainability

Brock launches UNESCO Chair in Community Sustainability

Brock University has been awarded a UNESCO Chair that will help to build capacity in sustainability science research and its practical transfer to society. The chair, which will operate under the theme “Community Sustainability: From Local to Global,” is one of more than 811 UNESCO Chairs worldwide and a network of 18 in Canada facilitated by the Canadian Commission for UNESCO. The Brock chair is the only one in Canada located at an institution situated within a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.

Brock advice on anti-spam legislation

Brock advice on anti-spam legislation

As private-sector companies gear up for the July 1 implementation of the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), in-boxes around Brock may be inundated with requests for consent from third parties seeking to continue to send you newsletters, deals and other commercial electronic communications (or CEMs, as they are termed by the legislation).
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Brock Farmer’s Market opens June 27 with new addition

Brock Farmer’s Market opens June 27 with new addition

Alongside the usual selection of fresh, local fruits and vegetables, Niagara VQA wine will be available for purchase at the Brock Farmer’s Market for the first time in seven years.

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