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...

The problems With Netflix’s Winx Club reboot

Photo Credit: Caspar Camille via Unsplash Volunteer Contributor: Katrina Lemaire     If you grew up in the early 2000s, then you’ll probably remember the esteemed Italian-American show Winx Club. The show was famous for its forward fashion, colourful...

Looking at the NHL’s new helmet sponsorships and the future of on-player ads

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   As the new hockey season begins to unfold, the NHL’s 2020-21 season will arguably diverge further from the norm than any of their counterparts. The NBA and NFL made small tweaks to their 2020-21 seasons; the NBA is playing 10 fewer...

Get us more followers: How Victoria Dewar’s research increased online engagement for Brock women’s hockey

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   When Victoria Dewar started working with the Brock women’s hockey team as their social media coordinator, the coaching staff had just one question for her: how do we get more followers?    It was this simple question that led...

A few thoughts on political radicalization

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com     Last week I chose not to write about the storming of the US Capitol because I felt my views were expressed fairly well by everyone else. I was horrified to watch what was a blatant attack on the world’s largest democracy....
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    • The case for drug decriminalization

      The case for drug decriminalization

      Photo Credit: Gras Grun via Unsplash   While the results of the US elections have been overshadowed (and for good reason) by the pro-Trump insurrectionists who stormed the Capitol Building, there were some important things to come of the November election that...

      How are you celebrating this year from afar?

      How are you celebrating this year from afar?

      Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry    Emma -  This holiday season I am spreading cheer from afar by safely and cautiously making time for my family. My family and I are doing a much smaller gathering, with only my immediate household. Despite the circumstances we are...

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    • The problems With Netflix’s Winx Club reboot

      The problems With Netflix’s Winx Club reboot

      Photo Credit: Caspar Camille via Unsplash Volunteer Contributor: Katrina Lemaire     If you grew up in the early 2000s, then you’ll probably remember the esteemed Italian-American show Winx Club. The show was famous for its forward fashion, colourful...

      Samberg and Milioti bring the laughs in Palm Springs

      Samberg and Milioti bring the laughs in Palm Springs

      Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   If you're looking for a sophisticated highbrow comedy then Palm Springs isn’t the movie for you. But let’s be real, why would you watch an Andy Samberg movie if you wanted sophistication?   Palm Springs is one part Groundhog...

      The TikTok Ratatou-sical is the best musical of 2021

      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...

      New music for your back to school playlist

      New music for your back to school playlist

      Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com   Well, a new semester is upon us. Whether you’re looking for the perfect song to keep you motivated through a late night study session or the best track to wind down to after a long day of online lectures, we’ve got you covered...

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      Sports ​ covers a variety of sports on Brock’s campus. From basketball to wrestling, our reporters publish final scores, statistics and play-by-play accounts for Badgers. Professional sports are also featured in this section.

    • Sidelines: this week in sports

      Sidelines: this week in sports

      Photo Credit: Pedro Bariak via Unsplash   This was one of the best sports weekends we’ve had in quite a while, so I’m going to bounce around quite a bit for this.   Bipolar Leafs split with Sens Both versions of the Leafs we have come to know far too well...