Science minister Kirsty Duncan talks women in science with R&I reps

 From left: Niagara Centre MP Vance Badawey; federal Minister of Science and Sport Kirsty Duncan; VP Corporate Services Pam Skinner; St. Catharines MP Chris Bittle and Arden Metcalfe-Roach, Computer Programmer Research Associate with Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre. Niagara College’s Research & Innovation division was in the spotlight today when federal Minister of Science …Continue reading »

POSITIONS AVAILABLE with our Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre teams

Brewery Research Assistant The successful candidate will be enrolled in the Brewmaster and Brewery Operations Management program.  The Research Assistant will have the opportunity to assist with hops testing and beverage analyses with the Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre. Click HERE for the full job posting   Research Assistant The Research Assistant will …Continue reading »

Funding for state-of-the-art agri-food and beverage research

Niagara College has received more than $1.6 million in federal and provincial grants to help fund cutting-edge beverage research equipment for the College’s Canadian Food and Wine Institute Innovation Centre (CFWI IC), which will be housed within the College’s new Marotta Family Innovation Complex. The Canadian Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) College-Industry Fund (CIIF) will supply $816,000 …Continue reading »

Both NC students and Canadian growers benefit from plant research

(L-R) Student researchers Evan Hadley and Charlie Laport with Frontline Growing Products president Dave de Haan and NC horticulture professor Mary Jane Clark, with verbena plants from the research study in the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus greenhouse. Research recently completed by Niagara College horticulture students will go a long way in helping illustrate the benefits of a …Continue reading »