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 of St. Catharines launches  paperless billing system

      City of St. Catharines launches paperless billing system

      The City of St. Catharines is going paperless, offering residents the opportunity to receive their property tax and water bills in a new environmentally friendly and secure way. The City has launched a water and tax e-bill portal, providing residents with access to...

      University Secretariat kicks off Brock Senate elections

      University Secretariat kicks off Brock Senate elections

      Brock University Senate 2020-21 election processes started on Monday, February 24, when the University Secretariat opened nominations and released the electorate list. Brock University has a bi-cameral governance system, meaning it is comprised of two governing...

    • 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...

      Esports and the rise of competitive gaming in the mainstream

      Esports and the rise of competitive gaming in the mainstream

      On November 11, hundreds of gaming fans packed into the giant Bell Centre in Montreal, QC for Northern Arena, a competitive gaming tournament whose main sponsors included Bell Media and ASUS Republic of Gamers. Northern Arena is arguably one of North America’s largest...

      Hey, You! Let’s save our planet

      Hey, You! Let’s save our planet

        Over the past century or so, human civilization has evolved immensely. The world has taken a huge step forward when it comes to technology. We have giant cities filled with massive skyscrapers, jet planes that can fly us across the world in hours and technology...

      What it’s like to be a woman in St. Catharines

      What it’s like to be a woman in St. Catharines

        The US federal election had promised to be a major milestone in politics for women, with a female candidate, Hillary Clinton, seeming to be the obvious choice at least as far spectators outside of the country thought. Her dreams of ‘shattering the glass...

    • Arts

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

    • Poppy burns her old self down on I Disagree

      Poppy burns her old self down on I Disagree

      Poppy has undoubtedly had one of the weirdest careers in recent pop history. If you’re unfamiliar with the songstress, you might think some of the better-known wildest scandals and career transformations that have happened in the past handful of years can top her, but...