Brock Media Clips for Friday, Oct. 7

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

St. Catharines university continues to excel in magazine rankings: Brock University’s standings in the annual Maclean’s magazine rankings were highlighted in InSauga.

As inflation outpaces wage growth, impact can only be negative, says Brock University professor: Associate Professor of Economics Ivan Medovikov spoke with the St. Catharines Standard about the challenges faced by Canadians as inflation increases and wages remain the same.

Examining the impact of monitoring devices on long-term care residents: Alisa Grigorovich, Brock University Assistant Professor of Recreation and Leisure Studies, spoke with NewsTalk 610 CKTB about her ongoing research that explores the impact of monitoring technology used to track the location of residents in long-term care facilities.

Would you swim with a robot dolphin?: An article in Hakai Magazine quoted Geography and Tourism Studies Professor David Fennell, who spoke about captive animal tourism and whether animatronic dolphins would draw the interest of tourists.

London has dozens of pot shops. This would be the first in a trailer: Associate Professor of Operations Research Michael Armstrong was quoted in a London Free Press article about the challenges faced by independent cannabis retailers.

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