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.

    • 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....

      Tax Clinic offers to help students through tax season

      Tax Clinic offers to help students through tax season

      With tax season quickly approaching, Brock University Chinese Student and Scholars Association (BUCSSA) is offering a tax clinic to help students navigate the process of filing their taxes. The clinics will be held in the International Center in the Global Commons...

      The St. Catharines museum: working towards inclusivity

      The St. Catharines museum: working towards inclusivity

      In support of Black History Month, the St. Catharines museum has been offering tours of their ‘Follow the North Star’ exhibit to the public. Concurrently, the museum has been working to make their exhibits more accessible through their year-round Sensory-friendly...

    • Features

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

    • Burying a Bentley: All about organ donation

      Burying a Bentley: All about organ donation

      By choosing to donate your organs after death, you can save up to eight lives, and by being a tissue donor, up to 75 individuals can benefit. By providing someone with an organ to replace one that is not functioning properly, a donor can save lives. Tissue donation is...

      La francophonie dans la region de Niagara

      La francophonie dans la region de Niagara

      Le 20 mars a été célébrée la Journée internationale de la francophonie à travers le monde. De la France à Haïti et de la Chine au Brésil, des concours, spectacles, manifestations et festivals ont eu lieu pour célébrer les différentes cultures ayant en commun la langue...

      Religion and University Life

      Religion and University Life

      The role of religion on a university campus is a complex one. Most universities (including Brock) receive some public funding and are considered public institutions, therefore, connections and affiliations with religious organizations can provide a source of potential...

    • Arts

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

    • After Hours is a moody masterpiece

      After Hours is a moody masterpiece

      The twinkly keys of “Alone Again” that open After Hours, for me, is an instrumental snippet that could sum up The Weeknd’s entire discography: though pleasant to the ear, there’s an eerie quality to it, something darker lurking beneath the surface. The heaviness of...

      Staff picks: top sports movies

      Bull Durham (1988; Kevin Costner, Tim Robbins, Susan Sarandon) I want to preface this by saying that whether baseball is your favourite sport or not, baseball movies make the best sports movies — both comedies and dramas. Bull Durham is maybe the most rewatchable...