Editorial: Reflections on 2020

Photo Credit: Ryoji Iwata on Unsplash. I feel like it has been a decade, if not longer, since we raised our glasses to ring in the new year. Believe it or not, we have only just passed the halfway point of this tumultuous year. It is hard to quantify the grief and...

Celebration of Nations returns once again with online exhibits

Niagara’s annual Indigenous art gathering, Celebration of Nations, returned to the region last Friday in a new virtual format.   Celebration of Nations is part of a long-term vision of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, Kakekalanicks (an Indigenous...

#BoycottMulan: The controversy behind Disney’s latest film remake

Mulan immediately sparked controversy after its release on Disney+, from the trending hashtag “#BoycottMulan,” to the outrageous price of the film and more.   #BoycottMulan was largely born out of the political controversy surrounding the film.   The hashtag...

After three years with the Badgers, Noah LaPierre is moving on with his head held high

Whenever the Badgers men’s basketball team returns to play, it will be without longtime guard Noah LaPierre, who will not be returning to the court after three seasons with the team. LaPierre joined the Badgers ahead of the 2017-18 season and was part of their run to...

Meet The Brock Press Staff

Although we are smaller this year, The Brock Press staff are eager to bring you on and off campus news, sports and arts coverage this year. We are excited to share our opinions and insights on the remote fall term while getting creative with our content. Check us out...
    • News

      News ​covers many events on Brock campus throughout the year. This section publishes BUSU election information, international stories and local news in the greater Niagara area.

    • Engagement at Brock: BUSU, BU4U, ExperienceBU and more

      Engagement at Brock: BUSU, BU4U, ExperienceBU and more

      Photo Credit: Asad Jalib by Rafay Rehan. Through multiple online avenues first-year students will have an enriching and engaging first-year of university.  Though the fall semester will primarily be delivered online, the Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU) hopes...

      International services moves support online

      International services moves support online

      Brock University’s International Student Services is dedicated to providing support for students, both international and Canadian and helping them get the most out of their university experience. With the university deciding to suspend any in-person interactions to...

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 has impacted all Canadian or Ontarian lives directly or indirectly. The novel virus has spread across all continents and is yet to peak. Here are the new developments around COVID-19: Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause illnesses...

    • Features

      Feature is where readers can view in-depth and investigative stories on a wide variety of topics.

    • Modern Slavery: the human trafficking issue

      *This article has been updated from the printed version* Human trafficking is one of the most heinous crimes imaginable, often described as a modern-day form of slavery. Here in the Niagara region, the issue is more prevalent than some residents might think. According...

      Exploring theatre companies in St. Catharines

      Exploring theatre companies in St. Catharines

      From physical theatre to improv, the theatre scene in St. Catharines is abundant and variant, coming in all different shapes and sizes. With the creation of the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre (FOPAC) and the Marilyn I Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts...

      The case against the Uber economy

      The case against the Uber economy

      I was in Toronto earlier this year, and I caught a cab to Union Station. I don’t live in a big city, and I have a car, so I don’t spend a lot of time in taxis. The driver seemed nice enough; he asked me why I was in town and jokingly offered to drive me all the way to...

    • Arts

      Arts ​covers on and off-campus concerts, plays and cultural events. Readers can also find movie and music reviews here

    • Why do people love Tiger King?

      Why do people love Tiger King?

      Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness is seven episodes of pure, unhinged chaos. Tiger King follows the life of the eccentric Joe Exotic, who accurately describes himself as a “gay, gun-toting cowboy with a mullet.” Tiger King explores the ins and outs of the big cat...

      Sarah Slean and Hawksley Workman come to St. Catharines

      Sarah Slean and Hawksley Workman come to St. Catharines

      Sarah Slean and Hawksley Workman are embarking on a tour across Ontario featuring their EP these two. Slean and Workman are a dynamic duo, as both musicians and close friends, resulting in a beautifully cohesive sound. These two is a manifestation of mutual admiration...