IN THE NEWS: Sports gambling, a national teaching award, health-care biases and a seed library

In recent media appearances Brock experts discussed a proposed change to gambling advertisements, a national award for teaching excellence, research on health-care biases and the University’s seed library.

Could celebrities be banned from gambling ads?: Associate Professor of Sport Management Michael Naraine spoke to Newstalk 610 CKTB about a potential ban on celebrities in gambling advertisements. Naraine also spoke to Global News about the increase in sports gambling.

Kai-Yu Wang named 3M National Teaching Fellow: Maclean’s magazine highlighted Professor of Marketing Kai-Yu Wang for his 3M National Teaching Fellowship award. Wang also spoke to Newstalk 610 CKTB about the honour.

Exploring biases in health care: Associate Professor of Nursing Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy spoke to Newstalk 610 CKTB about a study she is conducting with Assistant Professor of Health Sciences Valerie Michaelson to explore inequalities in access to health care locally and worldwide.

Learning about Brock’s seed library: Master of Sustainability students Alexandra Cotrufo and Madison Lepp spoke to YourTV Niagara about Brock University’s Seed Library, which they helped to start last year.

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