Brock Media Clips for Friday, April 29

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

As Ukrainian students arrive in Canada, experts urge schools to be welcoming, culturally informed: Snežana Ratković, a Research Officer and Instructor in Brock’s Faculty of Education spoke to CBC about how Canadian teachers can welcome Ukrainian children to their classrooms.

Federal government say no intention of social-program cuts in upcoming spending review: Associate Professor of Sociology and Associate Dean of Social Sciences Kate Bezanson spoke to The Globe and Mail about an announcement from the federal government that it intended not to cut social programs.

The golden age of Canadian soccer could be a gold mine in the right hands: Assistant Professor of Sport Management Michael Naraine spoke to The Toronto Star about new approaches that can be taken in the operations of Canada Soccer.

New grassroots network unveiled for Niagara Escarpment Biosphere: Professor of Biological Sciences Liette Vasseur was quoted in a St. Catharines Standard article about the unveiling of a new grassroots organization that aims to ensure sustainability of the Niagara Escarpment Biosphere.

Brock University study examining impact of COVID-19 on youth mental health: Assistant Professor of Health Sciences Karen Patte spoke to The St. Catharines Standard about a study she is conducting to examine how big of an impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on youth mental health.

Canadian former contestants on the science of ‘Jeopardy!’ bets: A CityNews article about the recent success of a Canadian contestant on Jeopardy! featured quotes from Associate Professor of Marketing Eric Dolansky.

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