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Here’s to Norm Macdonald, my favourite comedian of all time

Here’s to Norm Macdonald, my favourite comedian of all time

Photo By: Jonah Dayton via NetflixNorm Macdonald was my favourite comedian. He passed away on Tuesday after a near decade-long fight with cancer, a fight that, in true Norm fashion, he never made public.  It really puts the last decade of his career into perspective....

A federally-recognized vaccine passport is a good thing

A federally-recognized vaccine passport is a good thing

Photo By: Lukas from UnsplashA federally-recognized vaccine passport has been a point of discussion, and controversy, for a while now, and with the election just around the corner the topic has been refuelled. For instance, just the other day protestors showed up to...

Here’s why online learning options should stick around

Here’s why online learning options should stick around

Photo By: Scott Graham from UnsplashThe move to an online learning model in March 2020 was not a widely popular one. However, that’s no reason that learning institutions should abandon online learning models entirely.  For students who want to go back to campus that...

Editorials

Editorial: My thoughts on the English language debate

Editorial: My thoughts on the English language debate

Photo By: Meandering Images via Shutterstock | Sevenstock Studio via Shutterstock | Blake Elliot via ShutterstockLast week we had the only English language debate of the 2021 federal election and boy, was it a doozy.  Before I get into it, I want to point out just how...

Editorial: Farewell and thank you!

Editorial: Farewell and thank you!

It feels surreal to be writing my last editorial for The Brock Press. This year has flown by in some ways and dragged at a snail’s pace in others. I kicked off my term as Editor-in-Chief during the early days of the pandemic. As I am wrapping up my term, we are moving...

Editorial: New Zealand approves paid leave for miscarriages

Editorial: New Zealand approves paid leave for miscarriages

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com   Last week, New Zealand approved paid leave for couples who experience a miscarriage or stillborn birth. Honestly, I am pretty shocked that New Zealand is only the second country to do so.    The allowance for paid time off...