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...

Rising through adversity: it’s time to make lemonade out of lemons

Photo Credit: Arianka Ibarra via Unsplash. Let’s face it, this year has been tough on all of us. It may even feel as though the weight of the world is suddenly crashing down on us and there is nothing we can do to stop it. Remember when you would go to the waterpark...

Drake maintains his throne in the rap game with new releases

Photo Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Drake’s latest hit “Only You Freestyle” and his features on “POPSTAR,” and “GREECE,” live up to every undying expectation of greatness that we push onto the Canadian artist. All three songs are top-notch and add onto...

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...
    • 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.

    • St. Catharines implements grace period for bill payment

      St. Catharines implements grace period for bill payment

      The City of St. Catharines is introducing a payment grace period to support residents and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to the implementation of this period, the City has also suspended payment for parking on the street and in municipal...

      Vote responsibly in this year’s executive Elections

      Vote responsibly in this year’s executive Elections

      Students are probably wondering what’s going on with the February Executive Elections of Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU). The annual Executive Elections are just around the corner and here’s a brief look at this year’s events: A candidates meeting was convened...

      BUSU February elections breakdown

      BUSU February elections breakdown

      Brock University Students’ Union (BUSU) is a student led organization whose mission is to represent undergraduate students and enhance their experience attending Brock. In order to do so, BUSU has a student Board of Directors, the Brock University Students’...

      Meet the candidates: BUSU Board of Directors (1 and 2 year terms)

      Meet the candidates: BUSU Board of Directors (1 and 2 year terms)

        Marcus Fluellon (1 year) Hey Badgers! This year I served as a member of the Board of Directors and as a BUSAC councillor. I hope to serve the students of Brock once again. During my time on the Board of Directors, I helped plan an essential referendum, learned...

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

    • Building a program — the men’s volleyball story

      Building a program — the men’s volleyball story

      There are a select few Brock varsity sports that have become synonymous with the winter season. Hockey, basketball and volleyball dominate the campus landscape and receive the majority of the attention during this time of year, so it’s almost hard to believe that just...

      COMIC BOOKS: THE FORGOTTEN ART

      COMIC BOOKS: THE FORGOTTEN ART

      Art, what does it mean? When most people hear the word ‘art’ they think of the visual arts such as painting and drawing. Some others will even extend this definition to include things like music, drama, pottery and the like. However, there is a form of art that is...

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