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A showcase on experiential education will be held next month and the organizers are looking for Brock faculty, instructors, staff and community partners to help make it a success.The event from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 27 at Brock is part of the Spring Perspectives in Teaching and Learning: Spotlight on Experiential Education and will highlight the spectrum of innovative experiential projects, course assignments and learning activities taking place at the University.The Brock community is invited to share their experiences, products or processes in the event. Proposals to include a poster, digital poster, or experiential snapshot in this event are now being accepted by the Experiential Education Advisory Committee.Those interested are asked to send an email by Friday, March 31 to [email protected] with a title and abstract of what you would like to feature (100 words or less), along with any technical requirements for showcasing your work. Participants will have approximately 45 minutes to informally discuss and share work with colleagues as they circulate through the various presentations. Please also identify what category of experiential education your work most closely aligns to according to Brock’s definitions of EE.For more information, contact [email protected] read more


first_imgPOLICE IN LONDON have arrested two men because of tweets they sent following a football game in the city on 6 October.The offending tweets made reference to Hitler and gas chambers and were described as being of an anti-Semitic nature.They were sent after West Ham United beat Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 on 6 October at White Hart Lane.Both men, aged 24 and 22, were arrested that their homes in the city yesterday and are being questioned on suspicion of inciting racial hatred.A third man, aged 48, was detained earlier this month as part of the same investigation.All suspects have been bailed to a date in late January.In a separate investigation that also dealt with anti-Semitic tweets relating to the same match, a 55-year-old man from Hemel Hempstead was arrested and cautioned on 28 November for malicious communications.Before the game, West Ham’s chairman had sent a letter to fans advising them that a zero-tolerance approach would be taken against any discriminatory behaviour.Spurs fans have been known to use the word ‘Yid’ which is seen as derogatory towards Jewish people. However, they see it as solidarity with Jewish supporters who are often targeted by travelling fans.Elsewhere: Limerick man hospitalised with gunshot wounds to the stomachMore: German authorities use ‘Nazi Shazam’ in crackdown on far-right radio stationslast_img read more