News releases - archive

News releases - archive

December 2010

Brock accounting grads score big on the national honours list — Dec. 10, 2010
Dec. 6 memorial also marked 20 years of women’s studies at Brock — Dec. 8, 2010

November 2010

Brock celebrates milestone in health and bioscience complex construction — Nov. 29, 2010
Brock gets $2.9 million to support leading researchers — Nov. 25, 2010
Brock and Niagara College receive $750,000 each to help local businesses innovate — Nov. 12, 2010
Sporting events deliver huge economic benefits for Niagara: research report — Nov. 10, 2010
Arts school project update: RFP to be issued on Nov. 17 — Nov. 10, 2010
Program will help student researchers commercialize their ideas — Nov. 10, 2010

October 2010

Brock conference tackles the tumult of the 60s in Canada — Oct. 26, 2010
Brock to host Canadian musical theatre conference in Niagara
Soirée brings more than 300 guests to campus
Grads encouraged to overcome uncertainty
Architects short-listed for downtown St. Catharines arts complex
Program will help student researchers commercialize their ideas
Brock, province launch online program to help smokers get fit and chill out
Pioneering math software developer to receive honorary degree at Convocation

September 2010

Brock University receives $500,000 gift from TD
Brock officially opens new International Centre
Cairns family gift will have $10 million impact on Brock research complex
Official opening of the new on-campus Guernsey Market
Brock researchers awarded $1.7 million in SSHRC funding
2010 Orientation Week at Brock

August 2010

Brock awarded more than $700,000 from province to support aging, human health and materials science research
Brock profs recognized for fresh approaches to teaching
Landfill site conversion focus of group’s latest policy brief

July 2010

Barry Joe returns as director of Centre for Teaching, Learning and Educational Technologies
Brock launches PhD program in physics
TV Chef Michael Smith coming to General Brock’s October Soirée
Brock Dean appointed to Ontario universities quality council
Brock biological sciences researcher recognized as international leader
New Interim Dean of Applied Health Sciences will be Sport Management chair Joanne MacLean

June 2010

Lightstone reappointed to second term as Brock U president
Brock researcher involved in study about bird bills and climate
Brock journal features first publication of poetry by leading Canadian modernist writer

UK marketing academic will be Brock’s new Dean of Business
Brock granted Confucius Institute
Brock graduate students earn prestigious Vanier scholarships
Brock recognizes profs for teaching excellence at Convocation

May 2010

As Hale takes her leave, Brock announces the new Dean of Humanities
Lakehead specialist will be Brock’s new Dean of Education
Brock President's Golf Tournament once again raises funds for athletic student awards
Brock community raises nearly $2.6 million for bursaries
Brock honours five distinguished Canadians at Convocation
Brock researchers awarded nearly $2.6 million for science research
Brock prof part of Canadian water pricing and conservation study
Elizabeth Hibbert is Brock’s 2010 Lou Cahill Scholarship winner
Director of Athletics at Brock University stepping down
Brock University ‘Supercourse’ saves time and money
Government of Canada supports Brock’s Centre for the Arts

April 2010

Conference focuses on the rights of persons with intellectual disabilities
Ontario government announces $26.2 million for Brock’s downtown fine arts complex
Brock prof receives Order of Canada
Brock researcher lends expertise to $1M sustainability project for coastal communities
Niagara community youth unite at Brock for Unity Games
New lecture series looks at Masonic Lodge and its role in society
Two Brock profs co-author “made-in-Canada” biology textbook
Brock business students win coveted national Nicol Award

March 2010

Brock and Niagara College promote Niagara education in Trinidad and Tobago
Brock University opens its testing lab to the grape and wine industry
Three Brock people to receive awards for saving the life of a student
Brock University selected to host new Fulbright visiting scholar
Brock sees hope in Ontario budget
Climate-change strategies focus of agreement for Brock, federal government and Swedish institute
Brock professor teams up with primate sanctuary for book launch and fundraiser
Brock’s new webcasts link Canada’s grape and wine industry
Brock research institute releases report on local food in Niagara
Brock prof honoured with prestigious national teaching award
Symposium will showcase medieval documents at Brock
Brock University, City of Welland announce partnership
Brock hosts fourth annual Niagara Social Justice Forum March 20
2010 Terry O’Malley lecture: “Killing Sacred Cows” (Wednesday, March 10)

February 2010

Ned Goodman re-elected as Chancellor of Brock University
Brock research café focuses on bringing discoveries to market
Brock grads win big at Cuvée wine awards
Open House at Brock Sunday, March 7
Brock announces first Marilyn I. Walker Chair in Creativity, Imagination and Innovation
Ian Brindle named as Brock’s new Vice-President, Research
Brock scientist wins coveted national award

January 2010

Chemistry professor to research green energy in Japan
Brock opens Faculty of Education Welch Hall extension
Brock grape and wine lecture series looking at industry issues “bigger than ever”
Brock fundraising drive underway for relief efforts in Haiti

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