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...

How SPMA grad Jordan Cicchelli built a following and a career for herself through Twitter

Photo Credit: Jordan Cicchelli   “Bo Bichette joins a frat. Bro Bichette.”  That tweet, sent out on July 21 by Jordan Cicchelli, took the internet by storm. It generated thousands of replies and retweets. It was featured on MLB.com and SportsCentre, it became a...

Staying mobile at home this winter

Photo Credit: Standsome Worklife via Unsplash    Whether you’re a student, professor, or even faculty, tight hip flexors, a weak core, internally rotated shoulders and weak glutes are all hallmarks of the damage wreaked on your body from sitting at home typing...

St. Catharines cannabis NIMBYs only have themselves to blame

Photo Credit: Roberto Valdivia via Unsplash   A big stink (pun intended) has been made recently here in St. Catharines about the opening of a new cannabis operation on the corner of Vansickle Road and St. Paul Street West.    Since it became public knowledge...

Brock Talks presents: how local opera companies are handling COVID-19

Photo Credit: Gabriel Varaljay via Unsplash Opera is often performed to hundreds of people in an enclosed space. That can’t happen right now, so opera companies are getting creative and adapting to the changing times.    Dr. Nina Penner is a professor in the music...
    • 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’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...

      OUA cancels Fall sports

      OUA cancels Fall sports

        The Ontario University Athletics (OUA) has announced all regular sports programming will be cancelled until December 31 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Unprecedented times require unprecedented action, which is what led us to this difficult decision,” said Dr....

      #Justice4BlackLives holds peaceful demonstration in Niagara

      #Justice4BlackLives holds peaceful demonstration in Niagara

      The #Justice4BlackLives protest in Niagara Falls will be held in solidarity with the international call to end racial violence perpetrated against Black lives. #Justice4BlackLives will take place on June 6 from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. The gathering will begin at 12 p.m....

      CASA advocates for students during pandemic

      CASA advocates for students during pandemic

      As the COVID-19 pandemic takes a dramatic toll on Canadians, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) advocates for post-secondary students. CASA ensures that the federal government safeguards the financial needs and well-being of post-secondary students...

    • Features

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

    • Let’s have the conversation and end the stigma

      Let’s have the conversation and end the stigma

      It’s a fact, one in five Canadians will suffer from mental illness at some point in their lifetime. One of the biggest stumbling blocks for anyone suffering from mental illness is overcoming the stigma. This is the number one reason why two-thirds of those living with...

      What is The Brock Press staff looking forward to in 2017

      2017 is in full-swing and some resolutions are still alive and well halfway through the first month of the year. We all have goals and events we are looking forward to during 2017. The Brock Press staff is happy to share with our readers the things for 2017 we are...

      Year in Review: 2016

      Year in Review: 2016

      Campus News 1. Sexual harassment at Brock brought into the spotlight A controversy was sparked regarding a case of sexual assault where information revealed that a Brock University professor had allegedly sexually harassed one of his female students. The investigation...

    • Arts

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

    • The power of doodling

      The power of doodling

      Self-care looks different for just about everyone. For many, self-care is expressed via a creative outlet. Doodling is one of the easiest and most advantageous ways to express creativity, let off some steam and exercise your mind in the process.   Doodling often...