Service Spotlight: The Student Volunteer Bureau

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Are you looking to get involved on campus or in the community? Just stop by the award winning Student Volunteer Bureau (SVB), a resource centre and referral service located in UC- 3011 to discover a volunteer placement that is suitable for you. The SVB was founded 21 years ago with the goal of being a […]


The gourmet’s answer to fast food part 1: Tomato sauce

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

What follows is my bi-weekly dilemma. I come home from a long day at school and work, totally unwilling to cook for myself. Nobody’s going to cook for me, yet the idea of fast food, or of spicy, pre-packaged ramen noodles sounds too disappointing for my inner gourmet to bear. And I’m broke: I can’t […]


TV Tuesdays with Rory: Supernatural TV

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Supernatural television has been an interest of mine for a long time. Despite taking much of its content from horror, it is not necessarily designed with the same goals in mind. By not having to worry about frightening the viewer, supernatural TV is able to explore new and interesting themes regarding already prominent character ideas. […]


Society Spotlight: MUN Free Discourse Society

Monday, November 10th, 2014

Society Spotlight is our blog that aims to showcase some of the many clubs and societies at MUN. This week, the Muse sits down with Ryan Post, President of the MUN Free Discourse Society, to learn about their club. What is the MUN Free Discourse Society? Who can join? The Free Discourse Society is a […]


Risotto for the morning, noon, and night

Saturday, November 8th, 2014

Of all the dishes I prepare for myself on a regular basis, there is one in particular that has a special place in my heart, and that is risotto. Risotto is an Italian rice dish famous for its rich, creamy texture, and the amount of stirring involved in its preparation. The rice itself, once cooked, […]


Pop Explosion Diary: FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

Friday, October 31st, 2014

  “It’s the remix to ignition Hot and fresh out the kitchen Mama rollin that body got every man in here wishin Sippin on coke and rum I’m like so what I’m drunk It’s the freakin weekend baby I’m about to have me some fun” (Kelly,2003) —————– “Yesterday was Thursday, Thursday Today i-is Friday, Friday […]


TV Tuesdays with Rory: Good Canadian shows

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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The criteria for this list: 1) The show is Canadian 2) The show has aired a season this year (2014) The shows on this list seem to fly under the radar for many. I’m not sure if that’s a result of them being Canadian or not. One way or another, I think that any one […]


Pop Explosion Diary: Day 3

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Our Science Editor Andrew Sampson is in Halifax this week, covering the annual music festival Halifax Pop Explosion. I started my night by heading back to The Company House for the Strange Adventures Comedy Showcase The real highlight of this show for me was Cheryl Hann’s opening set. Based out of Halifax, and formerly of […]


Pop Explosion Diary: Day Two

Friday, October 24th, 2014
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Our Science Editor Andrew Sampson is in Halifax this week, covering the city’s annual music fest, Halifax Pop Explosion. DAY TWO! I WAS EXCITED! NOT THAT TIRED OR HUNGOVER! A BUNDLE OF ENERGY AND VITAMIN C! CKDU LOBBY SHOW: Soft Spot I started my day at Dalhousie University to see a free show at CKDU. […]


Halifax Pop Explosion Diary: Day 1

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Muse Science Editor Andrew Sampson is in Halifax this week, where he’ll be covering the annual music fest, Halifax Pop Explosion. I landed in Halifax Tuesday afternoon, hurting from a resounding Muse Team trivia win at The Breezeway on Monday and ready to see some shows. After a long overdue dinner with my parents and […]