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Research council seeks student storytellers

Research council seeks student storytellers

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council is challenging post-secondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research is affecting our lives, our world and our future prosperity.

Niagara Social Justice Forum returns to Brock University

Niagara Social Justice Forum returns to Brock University

After taking last year off, the Niagara Social Justice Forum will once again return to Brock University for a full day of workshops, performances and exhibits this Friday, Feb. 1.

Brock professor talks about future of unions on national radio

Brock professor talks about future of unions on national radio

Kendra Coulter, an assistant professor in Brock’s Centre for Labour Studies, was a guest on CBC Radio’s The Current news and current affairs show.

Eddie Greenspan comes home to teach a course at Brock University

Eddie Greenspan comes home to teach a course at Brock University

Besides being Canada’s most famous criminal lawyer, Edward Greenspan has also made his mark as a journalist, author, television host, legal commentator and social advocate. Now the Niagara native can add another notch to his resume: Brock University teacher.

Brock prof’s new book charts key aspect of human personality

Brock prof’s new book charts key aspect of human personality

What is the H factor? And why should you care about it? A Brock personality psychologist and his research colleague have written a new book that explains the significance of the Honesty-Humility spectrum.

Professor receives grant to study drug laws

Professor receives grant to study drug laws

Most laws are created to shape social behavior and drug laws are no different.

Social Sciences and Humanities researchers gather to talk priorities

Social Sciences and Humanities researchers gather to talk priorities

What will you look like in 2030? What will Canada look like? What will be your - and your fellow Canadians’ - needs, trends, aspirations that researchers will aim to address?

Social Sciences research showcase Sept. 27

Social Sciences research showcase Sept. 27

The Faculty of Social Sciences at Brock will host its first annual CRISS (Council for Research in the Social Sciences) Showcase next week.

Popular memory research gets funding

Popular memory research gets funding

Communication, Popular Culture and Film professor Russell Johnston was recently awarded a research grant from the Council for Research in the Social Sciences (CRISS).

Social sciences profs win grant for photo exhibit in Pakistan

Social sciences profs win grant for photo exhibit in Pakistan

Sociology professor Nancy Cook and David Butz from the Department of Geography recently received a Council for Research in Social Sciences (CRISS) grant to do a photography exhibit in Shimshal, a small mountain village in northern Pakistan. The duo are conducting research about road accessibility and social change there.
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