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 problems With Netflix’s Winx Club reboot

Photo Credit: Caspar Camille via Unsplash Volunteer Contributor: Katrina Lemaire     If you grew up in the early 2000s, then you’ll probably remember the esteemed Italian-American show Winx Club. The show was famous for its forward fashion, colourful...

Looking at the NHL’s new helmet sponsorships and the future of on-player ads

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   As the new hockey season begins to unfold, the NHL’s 2020-21 season will arguably diverge further from the norm than any of their counterparts. The NBA and NFL made small tweaks to their 2020-21 seasons; the NBA is playing 10 fewer...

Get us more followers: How Victoria Dewar’s research increased online engagement for Brock women’s hockey

Photo Credit: Mackenzie Gerry   When Victoria Dewar started working with the Brock women’s hockey team as their social media coordinator, the coaching staff had just one question for her: how do we get more followers?    It was this simple question that led...

A few thoughts on political radicalization

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com     Last week I chose not to write about the storming of the US Capitol because I felt my views were expressed fairly well by everyone else. I was horrified to watch what was a blatant attack on the world’s largest democracy....
    • 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’s CCOVI postpones upcoming lecture series

      Brock’s CCOVI postpones upcoming lecture series

      Photo Credit: Erika Giraud via Unsplash    Brock’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has decided to postpone its upcoming Triggs International Premium Vinifera Lecture Series one year, from August 2021 to 2022.   Held every two years in...

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 update

      COVID-19 has impacted all Canadian or Ontarian lives directly or indirectly. The novel virus has spread across all continents and is yet to peak. Here are the new developments around COVID-19: Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause illnesses...

    • 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...

      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...

      Brock University’s Global Community

      Brock University’s Global Community

      In the world that we live today, intercultural and international relations and communications are more present than ever before. It is therefore imperative that we develop our international competencies — those skills that broaden our horizons beyond our own country,...

      Horror Week: What are your Halloween plans?