Search Results for: "faculty of education"

  • Brock University re-launches Tech Ed program

    After 25 years in the restaurant industry, Jeff White decided it was time to teach the next generation of culinary masters. His decision to enrol in Brock University’s Technological Education program quickly paid off. The Burlington native, who started the ... Full story

    January 29, 2016 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2016/01/brock-university-re-launches-tech-ed-program/
  • Experiential lunch conversations begin

    A new series of lunchtime talks will explore experiential learning at Brock University. Experiential Lunch Conversations is a way of engaging in meaningful conversation about teaching and learning, as well as looking at how we might provide opportunities for our ... Full story

    January 29, 2016 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2016/01/experiential-lunch-conversations-begin/
  • Tecumseh Centre moving to main campus

    The Faculty of Education will soon have all of its departments and centres under one roof. The Tecumseh Centre for Aboriginal Research and Education – housed in the Brock Research and Innovation Centre on Lockhart Drive since 2006 – will be moving into ... Full story

    December 18, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/12/tecumseh-centre-moving-to-main-campus/
  • Teaching Fair showcased effective teaching practices

    A handful of educators in the Faculty of Education recently participated in the Teaching Fair. For the first time in recent history, the Teaching Fair brought together educators from varying academic backgrounds to discuss teaching-related topics ranging from project-based learning ... Full story

    December 14, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/12/teaching-fair-showcased-effective-teaching-practices/
  • Brock students hosting mental health awareness event Tuesday

      Ever since Brock University student Olivia Corbett was eight years old, she has struggled with anxiety and panic attacks. “Some days you can’t relax or function in your daily routine. It’s completely and totally isolating, and feeling ... Full story

    November 30, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/11/brock-students-hosting-mental-health-awareness-event-tuesday/
  • Brock prof shares and learns in South Africa

    Dolana Mogadime is connected to South Africa. It's a land where her grandfather left his mark through newspaper editorials. She is now leaving her mark there as an honourary professor at the University of the Free State (UFS) in South ... Full story

    November 20, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/11/brock-prof-shares-and-learns-in-south-africa/
  • Brock University’s perplexing backwards bicycle

    They say you never forget how to ride a bicycle, but that old adage doesn't apply to the backwards-steering bike built by Brock University Faculty of Education Professor Robert McGray. In fact, the backwards bicycle he made with the help ... Full story

    November 10, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/11/brock-universitys-perplexing-backwards-bicycle/
  • Retirement party planned for John Novak

    John Novak is retiring from Brock University after a 40-year academic career in the Faculty of Education. A retirement celebration will be held Oct. 15 at Cat's Caboose in St. Catharines between 5-7 p.m. Novak began his academic career at ... Full story

    October 05, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/10/retirement-party-planned-for-john-novak/
  • Friends, colleagues mourn the loss of Ken Kernaghan

    The Brock community is deeply saddened by the passing of Ken Kernaghan, the distinguished Emeritus Professor who died Sept. 14 at the age of 74. A popular figure among peers as well as students, Kernaghan taught political science at Brock for 39 years ... Full story

    September 15, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/09/friends-colleagues-mourn-the-loss-of-ken-kernaghan-2/
  • Plenty planned for O-Week

    About 18,000 students will be coming to Brock University next week and there's no shortage of events planned to welcome them. Whether you're into dancing, parties, poker or games, there's something for everyone during this year's Orientation Week. The theme of ... Full story

    August 31, 2015 — http://www.brocku.ca/brock-news/2015/08/plenty-planned-for-o-week/