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...

Rising through adversity: it’s time to make lemonade out of lemons

Photo Credit: Arianka Ibarra via Unsplash. Let’s face it, this year has been tough on all of us. It may even feel as though the weight of the world is suddenly crashing down on us and there is nothing we can do to stop it. Remember when you would go to the waterpark...

Drake maintains his throne 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...
    • 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.

    • 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....

      International services moves support online

      International services moves support online

      Brock University’s International Student Services is dedicated to providing support for students, both international and Canadian and helping them get the most out of their university experience. With the university deciding to suspend any in-person interactions to...

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 has impacted all Canadian or Ontarian lives directly or indirectly. The novel virus has spread across all continents and is yet to peak. Here are the new developments around COVID-19: Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause illnesses...

    • Features

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

    • Young artists navigating the 21st century

      For young artists, it may feel as though art is useless to pursue. Those studying the arts are familiar with the cracks made around the dinner table about never making money or the jokes by peers about never finding employment. These seemingly harmless jokes...

      New Years Resolutions for The Brock Press Staff

      New Years Resolutions for The Brock Press Staff

      It’s the start of 2019, which means New Years Resolutions are everywhere. You may fail the first month into the year or last for the entire 365 days, but many people continue to set goals for themselves at the start of a new year. The Brock Press staff is no...

      Easy holiday baking

      Easy holiday baking

      This holiday season, many students will face the age-old dilemma of not having time to bake something good to bring to an event. Whether it’s a family dinner or a potluck at work, we just don’t have enough hours in the day to commit to baking. Fortunately, there are...

      Staff Pick: Which Holiday Character best represents you?

      Staff Pick: Which Holiday Character best represents you?

      Satbir Singh The Grinch. This is more of an inside-joke. I’ll get too much backlash if I share the story. Izzy Cropper Buddy the Elf. Partly because I can recite every line from the movie, and partly because we all dream of having spaghetti topped with chocolate...

    • Arts

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

    • Why do people love Tiger King?

      Why do people love Tiger King?

      Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness is seven episodes of pure, unhinged chaos. Tiger King follows the life of the eccentric Joe Exotic, who accurately describes himself as a “gay, gun-toting cowboy with a mullet.” Tiger King explores the ins and outs of the big cat...