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 Talks: connecting Brock  faculty with the local community

      Brock Talks: connecting Brock faculty with the local community

      Brock assistant professor Dr. Adam Rappold seeks to explore how democracies can educate citizens to make difficult decisions in the first of three fall public lectures offered through the Faculty of Humanities ‘Brock Talks’ series. Brock Talks will return to the St....

      Transit referendum passes after second attempt

      Transit referendum passes after second attempt

      Brock University Students’ Administrative Council chose to have a second transit referendum following the failure last February during the executive election. This time, 81.1 per cent of students who voted, voted ‘yes’ to allow an increase in the student fee. About 33...

      Brock Epidemiologist develops lung cancer prediction model

      Brock Epidemiologist develops lung cancer prediction model

      A Brock professor has developed a lung cancer prediction model that has been shown to identify at-risk individuals. Doctor Martin Tammemägi has led a team of Canadian researchers in a study that recruited people to participate in a lung cancer screening using his...

      New Thorold bylaw may affect Brock students

      New Thorold bylaw may affect Brock students

      In a recent meeting, the Thorold City Council has approved the creation of a new licensing system for rental properties within the municipality. The new system comes after recent controversy and complaints from residents of Thorold regarding housing for Brock...

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    • Arts

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

    • City and Colour brings it home on Guide Me Back Home

      City and Colour brings it home on Guide Me Back Home

      Dallas Green is someone who will always be kept close to the heart of St Catharines. As someone who has spent a good chunk of my life in this city, I can say with certainty his name is pretty hard to escape — it’s almost as if he himself never left. I know it’s...

      BUFS Preview: Samba

      BUFS Preview: Samba

      This week, BUFS is pleased to present Samba starring Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Tahar Rahim. Directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano. From the Directors of the Intouchables, Samba is a comi-drama that follows the lives of an illegal immigrant from Senegal...

      Comic Book Review: Back To the future Issue 1

      Comic Book Review: Back To the future Issue 1

      October 21 is known by many as Back to the Future Day, because in the movie the characters travelled to October 21, 2015 in their time machine (in which they found self-lacing running shoes and hover boards). With the approach of this date, companies have seen a great...

      Concert Review: Alvvays

      Concert Review: Alvvays

      On October 27, the Toronto band Alvvays performed at Isaac’s Bar & Grill. In the past two years, this band went from relative anonymity to the focal point of Toronto’s Indie music scene. I saw them perform last year in Toronto at the Danforth Music Hall and I...

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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.

    • Loyalty vs. Legacy: the modern NBA star