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...

Drake maintains his thrown 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...

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...
    • 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.

    • City to extend facility closures indefinitely

      City to extend facility closures indefinitely

      The City of St. Catharines has opted to extend the closure of its facilities indefinitely as case numbers rise across the region and Ontario at large. The new measure extends facility closures beyond the original date of April 5. It is hoped that this extension will...

      Brock University and CUPE 4207 negotiations

      Brock University and CUPE 4207 negotiations

      Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) 4207 unit one represents all of the academic workers who aren’t faculty. This includes teaching assistants, sessional instructors, lab demonstrators, course coordinators and graders. They make up the biggest employee group on...

      BUSU elections: past and future

      BUSU elections: past and future

      In the February BUSU elections, Brock University students were voting to fill six positions. With nine candidates overall, here were the results: for President, Asad Jalib won with 3,231 votes to his opponent’s 640. For Vice President, External Affairs, Alexa Leitch...

    • Features

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

    • Different Perspectives of getting back into the groove of school

      Different Perspectives of getting back into the groove of school

      Dylan Bye: News Editor The hardest part about being back to school for my fourth year is that it’s my fourth year. Some people are able to attend classes for much longer than my single bachelor degree, but for whatever reason I find myself knee-deep in the fatigue....

      Why we choose to work for The Brock Press

      Dylan Bye: News Editor I decided to join The Brock Press on the snow day of last year. I had always wanted to join, but I wasn’t really aware of any way to get into the group, or when applications were being held. I decided to submit my application, because I thought:...

    • Arts

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

    • Five Quarantine Pastimes

      Five Quarantine Pastimes

      Now that you have eaten all your quarantine snacks, it is time to face the reality that isolation is a necessary and crucial health precaution, but is extremely boring. Here are some easy to do activities during self isolation! Drawing  Although this seems obvious,...

      Artists tackle climate change at Rodman Hall

      Artists tackle climate change at Rodman Hall

      “Imagined Urban Gardens” is a student exhibition tackling the intersection of art and one of the most pressing issues of our time: climate change. The art show is a collection of pieces that represent hope in a deteriorating world and environmentalism, all...