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...

Brock Recreation set to kick off their second semester of eSports intramurals

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   As we get ready for yet another online semester, Brock Recreation is also preparing for their second term of virtual intramurals. Like everything else on campus this year, Brock Recreation has had to adjust on the fly and come up...

My experience getting involved in university: Brock’s Pre-Law Society

Photo Credit: Tingey Injury Law Firm via Unsplash Volunteer Contributor: Luc Lombardi   Like so many new university students, I too had no idea what I wanted to do after graduating from high school. Back in my high school days, I remember frequent visits with my...

The TikTok Ratatou-sical is the best musical of 2021

Photo Credit: Solen Feyissa via Unsplash (4.5/5 Stars) It overcame adversity, it inspired, delighted and shocked the audience. It was groundbreaking, revolutionary and innovative. Already, I am confident in saying that it is the best musical of 2021.   I am...

Select St. Catharines property owners can apply for a new tax payment plan

Photo Credit: Kelly Sikkema   The City of St. Catharines has approved a payment plan to aid property owners who have experienced financial hardship due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The plan is designed to provide additional flexibility in how property owners...
    • 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.

    • Making safety a priority during the holidays this year

      Making safety a priority during the holidays this year

      Photo Credit: Mika Baumeister   With the holidays fast approaching, many people are wondering how it will be possible to safely celebrate during the pandemic. While there is no way to tell exactly how this season will go, holiday gathering will certainly look...

      The Zone on track to open this month

      The Zone on track to open this month

      Photo Credit: Brock University    After enduring closures, detours and delays, students will be able to access The Zone fitness centre within the next month, according to Asad Jalib, the President of the Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU).    “When you...

      Brock’s CCOVI postpones upcoming lecture series

      Brock’s CCOVI postpones upcoming lecture series

      Photo Credit: Erika Giraud via Unsplash    Brock’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has decided to postpone its upcoming Triggs International Premium Vinifera Lecture Series one year, from August 2021 to 2022.   Held every two years in...

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

    • Leaving traffic laws on read: texting and driving in 2019

      Leaving traffic laws on read: texting and driving in 2019

      I think at every age people text and drive, but I do believe that the senior high school or beginning of post-secondary age range would be the worst. In that age, phones are usually a big part of individuals lives and combining that with them possibly being in the...

      U Sports to be featured in inaugural CEBL season

      U Sports to be featured in inaugural CEBL season

      Perhaps the most interesting development in this new league came just a few weeks ago, when a press release was posted via the CEBL’s Twitter and website that announced the date for the inaugural draft, to be held on March 23 in Hamilton. All six teams will submit...