Brock Media Clips for Monday, Feb. 10

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

Super Bowl a showcase for gender equity: Associate Professor of Sport Management Julie Stevens spoke with CBC Radio’s Metro Morning and Newstalk 610 CKTB about the increased involvement of women in this year’s Super Bowl.

Brock prof talks breaking sports news with local radio stations: Assistant Professor of Sport Management Michael Naraine spoke with Newstalk 610 CKTB about a new World Athletics running shoe ban and Canadian content in the Super Bowl. He also appeared on CHML900’s Scott Thompson show to discuss the coronavirus potentially putting the 2020 Olympics at risk.

Canadian governments give Huawei millions in funding while debate rages over its 5G role: Associate Professor of Political Science Charles Burton was quoted in a National Post article that highlighted potential risks which could arise from allowing Chinese company Huawei Technologies access to Canada’s new 5G network.

Professor says Super Bowl will reignite conversation around ‘controversial’ Chiefs name: Jason Black, Fulbright Research Chair at Brock University’s Centre for Canadian Studies, spoke with the CBC about the use of Indigenous names, images and rituals in sports.

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