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 Kissing Booth 2: how bad can romance movies get?

Photo Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com I don’t like to write scathing reviews, really I don’t. But movies like “The Kissing Booth 2” leave me absolutely no other option. I hate to admit it, but I am a lifelong sucker for romance movies. Whether it be a classic like ...

Swift’s folklore: the surprise album I didn’t know I needed

Photo Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com. “Our Song” and “You Belong with Me,” by Taylor Swift were milestone songs in my teenage years and I can still recite every word to this day. If you ever ask me to do so in person, you’re in for a show.  There was nothing...

Power ranking: online workouts

Photo credit: Derrick McKinney on Unsplash. As gyms remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, many have turned to online workouts to get some physical activity while at home. And as one of those people, I have searched high and low for effective ways to exercise in...

Brock graduate starts sport podcast

Brock graduate Vince Capano runs an online podcast called “Sport Chat with Vince Capano.”  After graduating from Sport Management (SPMA) in 2020, Capano dove into the world of online reporting and sports coverage.  During his time at Brock, Capano gained the...
    • 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.

    • COVID-19 update: Niagara Region and Brock University

      COVID-19 update: Niagara Region and Brock University

      The first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in the Niagara Region earlier this afternoon as was reported by the St. Catharines Standard and confirmed by the Region. The 84 year-old man is said to have not contracted it from travelling, according to Dr. M. Mustafa Hirji,...

      Pen Centre to host Card Cycle Challenge

      Pen Centre to host Card Cycle Challenge

      The Pen Centre is challenging local artistic talent to build a team to create a masterpiece using recycled gift cards with a chance to win big money. Artists in Niagara schools are invited to get creative to plan and design a one of a kind art piece using mostly...

      What is in store for the oldest home in St. Catharines?

      What is in store for the oldest home in St. Catharines?

        The results of a recent study conducted by Webb Management Services (WMS) around the future direction of The Brown Homestead hosted by the John Brown Heritage Foundation (JBHF) is to be presented at Brock University. This presentation will take place on...

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

    • Indigenizing Brock: A Comprehensive Overview

      Indigenizing Brock: A Comprehensive Overview

      Based on last year’s statistics, there are 357 self-identified Aboriginal students attending Brock University. These students are a part of a diverse array of programs and faculties and engage in various extracurricular activities just like any other student. However,...

      The second annual Brock Press Horror Week

      The second annual Brock Press Horror Week

      The Brock Press is pleased to present its second annual Horror Week, where we try to put together as much scare-filled content as possible. We’ll be taking a look at horror video games, films and television shows. Who needs parties or social get-togethers? A real...

      Fun fall festivities

      Fun fall festivities

      ‘Tis the season for lots of different and beloved annual traditions. This week, the staff here at The Brock Press has decided to share some of their favourite Fall activities, pastimes and events. Some may be familiar and some not so much, but we hope you enjoy...