News and events

  • Bruce Trail Hiking

    This social event is organized by GSA in collaboration with the Niagara Bruce Trail. It is an opportunity to exercise, socialize and release the stress from your academic work.

    Date: Saturday, October 5th, 2019

    Time: 8:30 AM (Move to Hike at 9:00)

    Meeting Spot: Goodman School Business Atrium

    Route: DeCew Loop

    Pace: Medium

    Terrain: Moderate

    Distance: 9 kilometres

    IMPORTANT NOTE: Proper footwear is important, no need for hiking boots just sturdy running shoes.  Water bottles are recommended as well.  To register, email stating your name, Brock Student ID number and Brock email address.

  • CAREER CLINIC – Shaping my Academic and Professional Development While in Grad School

    This event is organized by the GSA, in collaboration with Career Services, Brock University, to help grad students gain direction about their career and skill development while on campus. Come out and meet Marisa Brown, Brock Career Curriculum Specialist with Co-op, Career & Experiential Education.  Learn what they offer for Master & Ph.D. students looking for career exploration and job searches.

    Date: Friday, October 4th, 2019

    Time: 12: 00 Noon to 1: 00 PM

    Time: WH207

    Registration: Send an email to with your name, Brock Student ID Number and Brock email address

    Free Pizza will be PROVIDED and REMEMBER this program is limited to JUST 46 STUDENTS, so register early.

  • GSA Coffee Break

    Drop by the GSA Lounge, located in MacKenzie Chown C301, on Monday, September 30, 2019 between 2-3 pm for some coffee, tea and goodies, and meet fellow graduate students.  All graduate students are welcome, but come early because the food and coffee will be served on a first come, first serve basis.

  • GSA Bursary Winners – Summer 2019 Term

    Congratulations to the winners of the GSA Summer 2019 Term awards:

    GSA Bursary – Puneet Rastogi, Reuben Plance, Baaba N. Amota, Oluseyi Obasi

    GSA Conference Funding Assistance – Megan Magier, Maram Livermore, Gianluca Agostinelli, Richard Le Sueur, Matt Guest, Hayden Foy, Alexandra Perna, Nicholas Gadea, Soheila B. Shahmohammadi, Aishabibi Kassymbek, Aliona Baradzenka, Brett Robinson, Kirsten Bott, Taylor Lidster, Anneke McCabe, Joshua Clarke

    Brock University GSA Conference Funding Assistance


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  • Health Plan Kiosk

    Need assistance filing a health benefit claim? The GSA Office (MC C302) has a  user friendly kiosk where you can log in to scan your receipts and file your claims online. Please bring your original receipts.

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  • Do You Direct2U? Save Money!

    What is Direct2U? — Direct2U Prescriptions is a service for all students. Your prescription medications are delivered to the Brock GSA office for free the next day. Register for Direct2U Prescriptions and see the video for more details on Student VIP.

    Safe & Confidential — Alliance Pharmacy has been delivering medications for over 50 years across Canada. All prescriptions arrive in confidential packaging with medication information provided. Pharmacists are available during the day by phone if you have any questions.

    Save Money and Time — For those on the Brock GSA drug plan, students can get 80% coverage on eligible brand name drugs and 100% coverage for generics. All students can save time by never having to travel to a pharmacy again!  Your doctor’s office can just fax the prescription directly to them, or you can have current prescriptions transferred from a regular pharmacy, as well.

    Away from campus during the summer holidays? Have your prescriptions delivered direct to you using Direct2U Prescriptions. Instead of picking up your medications from the GSA Office, your package can be rerouted to your home, workplace, or any Canada Post or FedEx location in Canada. Never transfer your prescriptions again. Get free, next day delivery while at home, at work, or on vacation within Canada. All you need to do is contact Alliance Pharmacy at 1-877-796-7979 when you need your next refill and let them know where you are located.

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