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.

    • Staying safe on  St. Patrick’s Day

      Staying safe on St. Patrick’s Day

      St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and though it is technically a Christian celebration, for many university students, that means a day of excessive drinking and partying. This year, St. Patrick’s Day will fall in the middle of the week on Tuesday, March 17....

      Vendor Fair to return for Frost Week 2020

      Vendor Fair to return for Frost Week 2020

      As part of this year’s Frost Week celebrations, Brock will be highlighting a number of clubs and off-campus partners at the bi-annual Vendor Fair. Vendor Fair will take place on Wednesday, January 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Isaac’s Bar and Grill. The fair is...

      Student Life to hold Cozy Craft Night at Brock

      Student Life to hold Cozy Craft Night at Brock

      Brock students are welcome to start the term socializing with friends during a night of crafting put on by Student Life. There may not be anything better than an opportunity to hang out with friends, do a craft and enjoy hot chocolate and coffee. That is exactly what...

    • Features

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

    • Your hometown and your home at university

      Your hometown and your home at university

      While we’re only a few weeks into the semester, students are approaching Reading Week. This time is often used as an opportunity to visit home again — especially considering that it lines up with Thanksgiving. If you’re a first-year heading home for the first time...

      BUFS

      BUFS

      Wednesday @ 7 p.m., Sept. 17—Nov. 26, Landmark Theatres (Pen Centre) Ideal for movie-lovers looking for an alternative to the usual box office blockbusters, rom-coms and buddy comedies, The Brock University Film Series features screenings of films that would otherwise...

    • Arts

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

    • Grimes ends the world with Miss Anthropocene

      Grimes ends the world with Miss Anthropocene

      For someone who has been an illustrious figure in the pop scene for over a decade, Grimes is still a bit of an enigma. Some may only know her as the other-half to boyfriend Elon Musk’s anime Twitter icons — the mystifying c, her alleged real-life preferred name, after...