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...

Brock Recreation set to kick off their second semester of eSports intramurals

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   As we get ready for yet another online semester, Brock Recreation is also preparing for their second term of virtual intramurals. Like everything else on campus this year, Brock Recreation has had to adjust on the fly and come up...

My experience getting involved in university: Brock’s Pre-Law Society

Photo Credit: Tingey Injury Law Firm via Unsplash Volunteer Contributor: Luc Lombardi   Like so many new university students, I too had no idea what I wanted to do after graduating from high school. Back in my high school days, I remember frequent visits with my...

The TikTok Ratatou-sical is the best musical of 2021

Photo Credit: Solen Feyissa via Unsplash (4.5/5 Stars) It overcame adversity, it inspired, delighted and shocked the audience. It was groundbreaking, revolutionary and innovative. Already, I am confident in saying that it is the best musical of 2021.   I am...

Select St. Catharines property owners can apply for a new tax payment plan

Photo Credit: Kelly Sikkema   The City of St. Catharines has approved a payment plan to aid property owners who have experienced financial hardship due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The plan is designed to provide additional flexibility in how property owners...
    • 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.

    • Social distancing: the effects on mental health

      Social distancing: the effects on mental health

      Social distancing and self isolation is important to decrease the spread of COVID-19, but what is it doing to the mental health of Canadians? What can individuals do to maintain their mental health? As recommended, people across Canada are participating in self...

      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...

    • Features

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

    • New Years Resolutions for The Brock Press Staff

      New Years Resolutions for The Brock Press Staff

      It’s the start of 2019, which means New Years Resolutions are everywhere. You may fail the first month into the year or last for the entire 365 days, but many people continue to set goals for themselves at the start of a new year. The Brock Press staff is no...

      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A BROCK ATHLETE

      A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A BROCK ATHLETE

      For athletes, sports are a way of life. While for some, sports are merely a diversion on a Sunday afternoon, for others it’s a daily obsession. At the varsity level, it’s the latter, as Brock University’s own athletes spend every day either training, playing, or...

      THE RETURN OF RECORDS

      THE RETURN OF RECORDS

      In the past few years, the music industry, and consumers alike, have suddenly rediscovered a love for vinyl records. It’s a surprising development considering the damage done to records and CDs by online downloading. Like a phoenix rising out of the ashes, the vinyl...

      Misunderstood Subcultures

      Many subcultures have gained a bad reputation in contemporary culture, often being associated with stereotypes and expectations that undermine either their legitimacy or their complexity. This perception has led to the subcultures being met with fear, condescension...

    • Arts

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