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...

#BoycottMulan: The controversy behind Disney’s latest film remake

Mulan immediately sparked controversy after its release on Disney+, from the trending hashtag “#BoycottMulan,” to the outrageous price of the film and more. #BoycottMulan was largely born out of the political controversy surrounding the film. The hashtag grew in...

After three years with the Badgers, Noah LaPierre is moving on with his head held high

Whenever the Badgers men’s basketball team returns to play, it will be without longtime guard Noah LaPierre, who will not be returning to the court after three seasons with the team. LaPierre joined the Badgers ahead of the 2017-18 season and was part of their run to...

Meet The Brock Press Staff

Although we are smaller this year, The Brock Press staff are eager to bring you on and off campus news, sports and arts coverage this year. We are excited to share our opinions and insights on the remote fall term while getting creative with our content. Check us out...

The Ford Government deserves an F for their back to school plan

While universities throughout Canada have gone mostly virtual in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, nearly all grade school students have returned to school in person, as the province decided it would be in the public's best interest to reopen schools.   ...
    • 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 kicks off study on gaming-related injuries

      Brock kicks off study on gaming-related injuries

      Brock PhD student Garrick Forman, (MSc’19) is part of the team at the University’s Neuromechanics and Ergonomics Lab, which is studying the characteristics, habits, pain and discomfort in casual and professional gamers via Brock University — Communications &...

      International Women’s Day: generation equality

      International Women’s Day: generation equality

      Of the world’s current population, 49.6 per cent are female. Additionally, only 39 per cent of women make up the labour force. The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) also reported that women are more likely to experience domestic abuse or to be...

    • Features

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

    • 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...

      Adwoah Aboah: Gurls Talk

      Adwoah Aboah: Gurls Talk

      Model and activist  is trying to create safe spaces for girls and women to talk to one another. Gurls Talk, a non-profit organization founded by Aboah, is creating these spaces for the inter schooling benefit of state and private school girls in the greater London...

      The Invisible Strings

      Biases. We all have them, but we don’t choose them. They subconsciously colour everything we know, learn, and perceive. The books we read, what we see on the news, the jokes we hear, and even what we come to understand as facts; all are perceived and distorted by the...

    • Arts

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

    • What to watch while you’re quarantined

      What to watch while you’re quarantined

      So you’ve already ran through all the Netflix movies you hadn’t seen yet and watched all your old, childhood Disney+ favourites in an attempt to feel something again. But maybe it’s time to just face the realities of the situation we’re in right now. You know, through...

      Illusions: A Magic Show intersects magic and reality

      Illusions: A Magic Show intersects magic and reality

      A new solo performance will be bringing magic to Brock this upcoming weekend. Illusions: A Magic Show is an independent production by Matthew Martin. Martin’s show will be running on January 17, 2020, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine...