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.

    • Brock hosts Virtual Fall Preview Day

      Brock hosts Virtual Fall Preview Day

      Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   Because of the ongoing global pandemic, Brock has opted to bring prospective students and their families to campus virtually for Fall Preview Day this year.   Virtual Fall Preview Day is an event catered towards students who...

      Enjoy virtual Welcome Week & avoid large gatherings

      Enjoy virtual Welcome Week & avoid large gatherings

      As we all return to our student houses, the City of St. Catharines is reminding students to be mindful of local, regional, provincial, and federal protocols put in place to combat the spread of COVID-19.    Due to the remote nature of this fall term, Brock...

      Grape and Wine Festival returns with new regulations

      Grape and Wine Festival returns with new regulations

      The Niagara Grape and Wine Festival is partnering with the St. Catharines Downtown Association and the City of St. Catharines to bring a new, pandemic-appropriate festival experience to St. Paul Street.   Though the festival looks a little different this year,...

    • Features

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

    • What’s your biggest fear?

      What’s your biggest fear?

      Elizabeth - Thalassophobia One of my earliest memories as a child was sitting in my living room and watching Jaws with my siblings. While I probably shouldn’t have been allowed to watch Jaws in the first place, the fear of deep water and what could be underneath has...

    • Arts

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

    • New singles this week

      New singles this week

      Photo Credit: Zach Kadolph via Unsplash As we near the midway point of the online semester, we have all settled into our routine (or started to stress about the lack thereof). I, for one, am sick of looking at my laptop screen, working on my Sakai courses and sitting...

      Singles of the week