Brock Media Clips for Friday, June 5

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

From anger and despair to hope and possibility: Brock University President Gervan Fearon spoke to Academica and Newstalk 610 CKTB about the need for the public to work through their actions and choices in order to address racial injustice.

New Brock University chancellor Hilary Pearson has longstanding ties to Niagara: Incoming Brock University Chancellor Hilary Pearson talked to The St. Catharines Standard and YourTV Niagara about her connection to Niagara and the passion for mentoring young women that she hopes to continue this fall when she formally begins her new role.

Could COVID-19 make our cities more European as alcohol laws are relaxed across Canada?: Associate Professor of Health Sciences Dan Malleck spoke to The National Post about the possible long-term easing of Canada’s alcohol laws thanks to changes made during the COVID-19 pandemic.

New world of schooling awaits kids in September: Professor of Education Louis Volante was featured in a St. Catharines Standard article about the many changes that will need to be made to create a safe environment for elementary and high school students if they return to school in September.

Brock tourism expert encouraging sustainable tourism post-pandemic: Professor of Geography and Tourism Studies David Fennell talked to Newstalk 610 CKTB about the need to offer more sustainable tourism options for accommodation and transportation in the Niagara region to align with tourists’ preferences.

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