Faculty of Graduate Studies News

Faculty of Graduate Studies




Faculty of Graduate Studies News


2014

July

• The St. Catharines Standard featured Brock PhD student Bryan Giordano in an artlcle about research focused on mosquitoes and the transmission of West Nile virus.

• Abdullah Mahboob – 3MT profile

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

June

• NSERC announces research grants — Brock graduate students receive $479,500

• Andra Lenius 3MT profile

• Brock launches UNESCO chair in Community Sustainability

• Faculty of Graduate Studies recognizes class of 2014

• Brock’s graduate student research excellence recognized

• Decision pays off for international Goodman graduate

• Universities need to better prepare grad students for job market: Congress panel

• 2014 Spring Convocation at Brock this week — 431 graduate students will receive degrees

May

• Brock graduate student Leslie Nash one of 11 finalists as Canadian 3MT competition begins — Watch the video of Leslie and go online to vote for the People’s Choice Award by June 2

• Brock graduate students volunteer at a Congress 2014 Expo booth called “The Curiosity Shop” to help generate a wide range of conversations about research

• Brock’s International Market Development group launches new website

• Cross-border accolades from University at Buffalo for Brock President

• Setting the stage for Congress 2014 at Brock

Canadian singer-songwriter, international academic and renowned union leader to receive honorary degrees from Brock

• Brock alumna recognized with national award for teaching contributions

April

• Brock student qualifies for Three Minute Thesis’ first-ever Canadian final

• Professional development conference helps in transition from learning to working

• Faculty of Graduate Studies invites nominations for Distinguished Alumni Award

• Three grad students win 2014 President’s Surgite Awards

• Congratulations to the recipients of the 2014 TA Awards

Brock professors honoured by Faculty of Graduate Studies

• Three Minute Thesis tests graduate students' preparation, presentation

• Mercier will give keynote address at Mapping conference

• Share your research: That’s what keeps the Humanities alive
Op-ed article by Kevin Kee, Associate Vie-President, Research, Brock University, published
in the Globe and Mail, April 2, 2014

• SHIFT: MAKE IT HAPPEN helps graduate students prepare for jobs

March

• Department of Applied Linguistics hosting Research Day

• Graduate students part of Brock team that makes advance in green catalysis

Brock grad student relishes new role as VP International

Goodman School of Business earns prestigious CPA accreditation for MBA program

Brock grad student wins provincial video contest

Statement of intent for new MA program in Applied Kinesiology

Goodman School of Business wants to create new graduate diploma program

February

• Blueprint finalists set to make their pitch

Fulbright scholar studying 20th century literary networks bring expertise to Brock

• Brock graduate students step to the microphone for Research on Tap

• Research on Tap @ Alphie’s — Wednesday, Feb. 26

Brock grad student offers new clue (Feb. 18) for Research Matters Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Three minute thesis contest will coincide with Brock research celebration

• Graduate Mentorship Awards – Nominations are open

• Brock University student wins grad scholarship for research on mental health

• Brock’s Goodman School of Business maintains prestigious business accreditation

• International history of slavery conference set for Feb. 8 at Brock University

• Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) Preliminary Round, Tuesday, Feb. 25

January

• New Brock program tackles sustainability and the environment

Brock University part of online scavenger hunt to promote research

• Grad students contemplate most beautiful science experiments and literature

Grad students set agenda for Niagara Social Justice Forum

Child and Youth celebrates 20th anniversary

Three Minute Thesis® contest returns

Goodman’s two new MBA programs take aim at growing needs in job market

• New GSA vice-presidents: Congratulations to Michael Ou, the new GSA VP International for the Winter 2014 term. Congratulations to Ashley Nascimento, the new GSA VP Student Affairs for the Winter 2014 term.
 

2013

Grad student presents research at nutrition conference thanks to award

Grad students make community outreach a priority

Scholarship sends health care student to health care forum

What's opened and closed during the holidays

Library, Grad Studies to host professional development workshops for graduate students

• Faculty of Mathematics and Science honours renowned Arctic freshwater scientist

• Goodman School is the first in Ontario to get CPA accreditation at the Master’s level

• Social justice careers on Research Café bill

• Brock’s Fall Convocation shines spotlight on outstanding students, faculty

• Physics grad student wins Vanier Scholarship

Grad students land funding for bone and muscle health research

• Grad student wins top student award for groundbreaking fungus research

GSA president doesn't shy away from challenges

Dr. Jill Grose, inaugural recipient of the Faculty of Graduate Studies Distinguished Alumni Award

• 46 students awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarships

• 31 Brock grad students receive SSHRC scholarships

International students meet with mayor

Geography MA Graduate Award

RECL grad students present research at symposium

• Videos posted from 2012-13 Mapping events

• Brock tops big research schools in NSERC grant renewals

Graduate student research recognized

Dean joins graduate studies council executive

Brock researchers part of drug study that could benefit lung cancer patients

Shari Sekel, Director of Graduate Programs, wins prestigious award

• Grad student, prof recognized for co-authored paper

PhD student wins Popular Culture Association Award

“Selfless” professors recognized with Graduate Mentorship Awards

Graduate student’s fall prevention research benefits local health organizations

Jack M. Miller Excellence in Research Awards

Graduate student’s research aims to help people living with epilepsy

• Research Café discusses climate change

International partnership results in new program — MA in Canadian and American Studies

• Fellowship stokes grad student’s entrepreneurial spirit

 

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