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Autism activist Temple Grandin donates writings to Brock archive

Autism activist Temple Grandin donates writings to Brock archive

Brock University’s Special Collections and Archives has started collecting materials for a new archive on a neurological disorder that affects 1 out of every 100 children in Canada - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Brock mourns the death of retired Geography professor

Brock mourns the death of retired Geography professor

Brock University is saddened by the death of Alun Hughes, an associate professor of Geography.

Brock celebrates historic local archives donation

Brock celebrates historic local archives donation

Today, Brock University and FortisOntario Inc. (formerly the Canadian Niagara Power Company Ltd.) celebrated an historic archives donation to the school that will keep a significant piece of Niagara’s cultural heritage in our region.

Brock’s Special Collections and Archives make the grade

Brock’s Special Collections and Archives make the grade

Brock’s Special Collections and Archives was recently granted Category “A” designation for textual and archival materials by the Movable Cultural Property Directorate, a branch of the Department of Canadian Heritage

Brock gets federal funds to create War of 1812 exhibit in St. Catharines

Brock gets federal funds to create War of 1812 exhibit in St. Catharines

Brock University has received $90,000 from the federal Ministry of Canadian Heritage’s 1812 Commemoration Fund to create a War of 1812 exhibit at the St. Catharines Museum.

Library launches online 1812 research guide

Library launches online 1812 research guide

It’s a virtual heaven for War of 1812 buffs and valuable tool for those with questions about the battles that helped define Canada as a nation.

Archivist wins award for work on 1812 website

Archivist wins award for work on 1812 website

David Sharron, head of Special Collections and Archives in the James A. Gibson Library, was recently named the recipient of the Archives Association of Ontario’s James J. Talman Award.

Staff member uses Special Collections and Archives to find War of 1812 link

Staff member uses Special Collections and Archives to find War of 1812 link

Pat Miller is related to someone who fought in the War of 1812, and she has two years worth of detective work to prove it.

New book looks at why Isaac Brock is the one we remember

New book looks at why Isaac Brock is the one we remember

Many generals have come and gone in Canada’s military history, but one in particular maintains celebrity status — Sir Isaac Brock.

Display examines the real face of Isaac Brock

Display examines the real face of Isaac Brock

Ever wonder what Sir Isaac Brock really looked like? A new display outside the Learning Commons looks at that exact question.

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