Brock Media Clips for Friday August 12 – The Brock News
Here is an overview of the media attention Brock University has received recently.
Brock University students uncover thousands of artifacts during archaeological digs: Kimberly Monk, maritime archaeologist and adjunct professor of history at Brock, spoke to CHCH and Newstalk 610 CKTB about the work a team of Brock Field School students and volunteers are doing to uncover the historic shipyard. from Shickluna to St. Catharines.
Brock prepares to support the Canada Summer Games: Brock’s ongoing contributions to the Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games, including hosting events and over 5,000 athletes, have been discussed in articles from Academica and CHCH, while The Local NOTLL’Action and BP Sports Niagara highlighted the performance of the Brock Badgers Dance Pak during the opening ceremonies of the Games.
Imprisoning Brittney Griner won’t shake the lure of high pay in autocratic states, sports watchers say: Associate Professor of Sports Management Michael Naraine spoke to CBC about WNBA star Brittney Griner being sentenced to nine years in prison in Russia for drug possession.
Unifor elects Lana Payne to succeed Jerry Dias as president: Labor studies professor Larry Savage spoke with The Globe and MailRadio Canada and The Toronto Star, as well as CBC radio stations across the country, on the outcome of Canada’s largest private sector union in the leadership election. Savage also spoke to Yahoo News about the strategies the provincial government is using in the face of labor action by education workers.
It’s time to erase differences, live together as an inclusive society: Brock Vice President, Administration Ken Chan spoke with The Local NOTL about installing rainbow crosswalks in the Niagara region, while sharing his personal journey and the welcome he and his husband received after moving to the area.
Brock mourns the loss of former Chancellor Ned Goodman: Former Brock University Chancellor Ned Goodman, who died on Sunday August 7, was remembered in articles by Newstalk 610 CKTB and 101.1 More FM. Goodman’s legacy and contributions were also discussed by business ethics professor Paul Dunn during his weak chat with Newstalk 610 CKTB.
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