Brock Media Clips for Friday, Aug. 23

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

Mapped: Ontario’s cannabis store shortage isn’t ending any time soon: Associate Professor of Operations Research Michael Armstrong spoke with the Globe and Mail, London Free Press and Newstalk 610 CKTB about the 42 new legal cannabis stores coming to various parts of Ontario.

Niagara tourism sector gets boost from feds: The announcement of $250,000 in funding from the federal government for the 2020 International Cool Climate Wine Symposium, which Brock University will host along with the Grape Growers of Ontario, was featured in the St. Catharines Standard and YourTV Niagara. Debbie Inglis, Director of Brock’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute was quoted in both stories.

Sifting through the centuries at Shickluna site: An archaeology project led by Adjunct History Professor Kimberly Monk, which examined the century-old Shickluna shipyard along Twelve Mile Creek, was featured in a St. Catharines Standard article.

‘You can follow your heart’s desire’: St. Catharines student adopts #VanLife: Brock Master of Geography student Stephanie Murray’s first-hand research about living in a van was featured in a Niagara This Week article.

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