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...

Mike Babcock goes full circle after being named head coach at USask

Photo Credit: MacKenzie Gerry    Well that was unexpected. After spending the past 17 seasons coaching in the NHL, former Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock has been named the head coach of the University of Saskatchewan’s men’s hockey team. The news, first...

My thoughts on the Texas crisis

Photo Credit: Pete Alexopoulos via Unsplash   The news out of Texas last week was coming in fast and furious. So I figured, now that the situation has settled in large part, it would help if I summed up the situation and provided my thoughts on what happened....

To All The Boys: Always and Forever is good but not great

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com   Maybe it’s a sign that I’m getting old and cynical, but I found myself rolling my eyes at To All The Boys: Always and Forever.    Don’t get me wrong, it’s a sweet movie and the two leads remain as charming and well cast as...

St. Catharines has moved into the Grey-Lockdown level of the Ontario COVID-19 Response Framework

Photo Credit: Matt Seymour via Unsplash   Following the recent provincial announcement that the Niagara Region will enter the Grey-Lockdown level of the Ontario COVID-19 Response Framework, the City of St. Catharines has changed what businesses are allowed to...
    • 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.

    • A quick guide to voting in the BUSU elections

      A quick guide to voting in the BUSU elections

      Photo Credit: Parker Johnson via Unsplash   On October 27, all Brock students will receive their ballot to vote in the upcoming October BUSU elections via their Brock email.    The October election is the first of three elections that BUSU hosts in any given...

    • Features

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

    • 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

    • Ranking all the sketches from I Think You Should Leave

      Ranking all the sketches from I Think You Should Leave

      Photo Credit: Samet Ozer via Unsplash One of the weirdest, most absurd and hilarious comedy shows out there is the obscure Netflix sketch-comedy series I Think You Should Leave, created by former SNL writers Tim Robinson and Zach Kanin. The star of the series is...