Brock Media Clips for Friday, Sept. 13

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

U.S. vaping concerns loom as Canada legalizes pot devices: In a CTV News story that was picked up by more than 200 media outlets across North America, Associate Professor of Operations Research Michael Armstrong examined the potential effects of recent vaping deaths in the United States on soon-to-be-legalized cannabis vaping products in Canada. In a separate interview with Newstalk 610 CKTB, Armstrong also spoke about a breach in production standards at legal cannabis producer CannTrust Holding.    

Bianca Andreescu draws record TV ratings during historic U.S. Open win: A CHCH story about Bianca Andreescu’s recent U.S. Open victory featured quotes from Associate Sport Management Professor Craig Hyatt, who spoke about the potential endorsement deals the Canadian teenager may now sign.

Celebration of Nations: A St. Catharines Standard article about Celebration of Nations, an annual Indigenous arts, culture and tradition festival, featured quotes from Child and Youth Studies Professor Richard Mitchell and discussed environmental information sessions led by other Brock faculty members.

Terry Fox Run returning to Brock University: The return of the Terry Fox Run to Brock on Sunday, Sept. 15 and the ongoing cancer research at the University the event funds were highlighted in a Newstalk 610 CKTB interview.

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