Brock media clips for Friday, April 16

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

How Have Your Ramadan Celebrations Changed Due to COVID?: Assistant Professor of Education Sheliza Ibrahim Khan spoke to Breakfast Television about her family’s at-home Ramadan celebrations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Regional councillors urged to support child-care service providers: Associate Professor of Sociology and Associate Dean of Social Sciences Kate Bezanson spoke to the St. Catharines Standard about the disproportionate social and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women.

If Mike Trout isn’t the face of baseball, maybe MLB will think outside the box: Associate Professor of Sport Management Craig Hyatt was quoted in a Toronto Star article about the ability of corporate sponsors to make athletes more prominent in popular culture.

Brock University, Niagara College team up for virtual spring cleanup: The Toronto Star discussed a virtual spring cleanup from Saturday, April 17 to Sunday, April 25 that is hosted by Brock University and Niagara College and includes the launch of a toolkit that will allow participants to ensure their cleanup efforts are done in a safe manner.

Researchers using type of A.I. to predict different COVID-19 scenarios: Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics Pouria Ramazi spoke to Global News about using artificial intelligence to make predictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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