Brock Media Clips for Friday, Sept. 21

Here’s a look at some of the media attention Brock University received recently.

Brock University prepares for Homecoming weekend: Newstalk 610 CKTB wrote an advance piece focused on Brock’s Homecoming weekend festivities. Along with Grape Stomp, various sporting events and Brock Night at the Niagara Grape and Wine Festival, there will also be reunions taking place for several classes and an Earth Sciences 50th Anniversary Symposium.

Consent on campus: College, university bring messaging home during ‘red zone’: Brock’s efforts to educate students about consent were highlighted in a recent St. Catharines Standard article.

Canada’s burgeoning cannabis industry and the US border: In an interview with Radio Canada International, Associate Professor of Finance, Operations and Information Systems Michael Armstrong discussed the upcoming legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada and the effect it could have on Canadians crossing the border into the U.S., where it remains listed as a federally illegal substance.

New Peterborough Petes game operations co-ordinator looking forward to puck drop: An article in the Peterborough Examiner profiled Brock Sport Management alumnus Madeline Rawson, who recently became the co-ordinator of game night operations and community events with the Ontario Hockey League’s Peterborough Petes.

Are These Four Personality Types for Real?: In an article published on the Live Science website, Psychology Professor Michael Ashton discussed recently released research related to personality types.

Upwards of 5,000 people will fill Meridian Centre for Brock-Guelph men’s hockey exhibition game: The return of Brock’s men’s hockey team to the Meridian Centre for the preseason Steel Blade Classic game against the Guelph Gryphons was discussed in an article in the St. Catharines Standard. More than 5,000 people are expected to attend the game, which will offer Badgers head coach Marty Williamson a chance to evaluate which players will make the regular season roster.

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