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...
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    • Survey assessing campus climate to take place at Brock

      Survey assessing campus climate to take place at Brock

      Brock University wants to improve the campus climate for students, staff and faculty to optimize qualitative learning outcomes and inclusivity. To make this vision a reality, the university has launched a survey to evaluate its current status in terms of learning,...

      Indigenous communities in Niagara are facing increased hate

      Indigenous communities in Niagara are facing increased hate

      With the protests and blockades surrounding the construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline in British Columbia, members of the Indigenous communities in Niagara report experiencing increasing levels of hate and racism. The construction of the pipeline began with LNG...

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    • Leaving traffic laws on read: texting and driving in 2019

      Leaving traffic laws on read: texting and driving in 2019

      I think at every age people text and drive, but I do believe that the senior high school or beginning of post-secondary age range would be the worst. In that age, phones are usually a big part of individuals lives and combining that with them possibly being in the...

      What’s your biggest fear?

      What’s your biggest fear?

      Elizabeth - Thalassophobia One of my earliest memories as a child was sitting in my living room and watching Jaws with my siblings. While I probably shouldn’t have been allowed to watch Jaws in the first place, the fear of deep water and what could be underneath has...

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    • What to watch while you’re quarantined

      What to watch while you’re quarantined

      So you’ve already ran through all the Netflix movies you hadn’t seen yet and watched all your old, childhood Disney+ favourites in an attempt to feel something again. But maybe it’s time to just face the realities of the situation we’re in right now. You know, through...

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