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...

Drake maintains his thrown in the rap game with new releases

Photo Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Drake’s latest hit “Only You Freestyle” and his features on “POPSTAR,” and “GREECE,” live up to every undying expectation of greatness that we push onto the Canadian artist. All three songs are top-notch and add onto...

The Kissing Booth 2: how bad can romance movies get?

Photo Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com I don’t like to write scathing reviews, really I don’t. But movies like “The Kissing Booth 2” leave me absolutely no other option. I hate to admit it, but I am a lifelong sucker for romance movies. Whether it be a classic like ...

Swift’s folklore: the surprise album I didn’t know I needed

Photo Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com. “Our Song” and “You Belong with Me,” by Taylor Swift were milestone songs in my teenage years and I can still recite every word to this day. If you ever ask me to do so in person, you’re in for a show.  There was nothing...

Power ranking: online workouts

Photo credit: Derrick McKinney on Unsplash. As gyms remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, many have turned to online workouts to get some physical activity while at home. And as one of those people, I have searched high and low for effective ways to exercise in...
    • 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.

    • #CanadaPerforms helping Canadian artists

      #CanadaPerforms helping Canadian artists

      Facebook Canada and the National Arts Centre (NAC) team up to offer entertainment to Canadians and provide financial relief to performers during the COVID-19 pandemic. On March 19, Jim Cuddy, of the Canadian band Blue Rodeo, kicked off the English live stream of...

    • Features

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

    • Concussion: the invisible injury

      Concussion: the invisible injury

      The brain is perhaps the most crucial part of a person’s body. Our thoughts, our emotions, our decisions, and for athletes, the part of us that allows us to make decisions on the ice, the field, or the court is so delicate, but yet, hasn’t been treated that way until...

      2018 New Year’s Resolutions

      2018 New Year’s Resolutions

      Cameron Burgess For the first time in a while I decided to make a New Year’s resolution for myself. This year, my goal is to spend less money on fast food. It’s so easy to get lazy at the end of the semester, especially during exams and buy food rather than making...

    • Arts

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

    • Dare Me is a daring new take on the high school drama

      Dare Me is a daring new take on the high school drama

      “There’s something dangerous about the boredom of teenage girls.”  Our protagonist and narrator, Addy Hanlon (Herizen Guardiola), opens Dare Me with this line, offering a short summary of what’s to come as the viewer dives into the show’s dark depths. With this...

      Bong hits at the 92nd Academy Awards

      Bong hits at the 92nd Academy Awards

      Hollywood’s biggest night kicked off with a performance from sexy Mr. Rogers (actually Janelle Monae) surrounded by Hargas, clowns and Nazis, before she made a swift transition into 2020’s official May Queen — and to this excitement, the rest of this year’s Academy...

      Sandler shines in Uncut Gems