Health-focused food bank wants more than non-perishables

Friday, October 31st, 2014
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It’s no secret that the number of food bank donations goes up around the holidays, namely Thanksgiving and Christmas. While being charitable during these times is great, it can also be easy to forget that lower income families need emergency food baskets every day of the year, not just seasonally. The Muse had a chance […]


Men’s Sea-Hawks limping towards post-season after losing two games

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

The Memorial men’s Sea-Hawks soccer team came up short in recent Atlantic University Sport conference action. The team lost 2-0 to the UPEI Panthers on October 25 and 3-1 to the Dalhousie Tigers on October 26. Against UPEI, the Sea-Hawks simply could not muster an offensive threat. Penned deep in their defensive third for the […]


Lady Hawks twice-lucky in weekend soccer scrap

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

MUN climbs to second place after imperious performances The Memorial University Sea-Hawks women’s soccer team are in second place in the Atlantic University Sport conference, and are nipping at the heels of the first place UNB Varsity Reds after a pair of incredible wins against the UPEI Panthers and Dalhousie Tigers. The Sea-Hawks demolished the […]


My call to the Mental Health Crisis Line was not helpful

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Increased awareness of mental illness must be followed up with service improvement October 6 to 10 was Mental Illness Awareness Week at MUN. Events such as those held during the week are important in building awareness and acceptance of mental health conditions, which make sufferers feel more comfortable in seeking help when they need it. […]


Positive Procrastination – Hiking on the East Coast Trail

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

A look into one of Newfoundland’s natural treasures Whether it’s looking at pictures from your second cousin’s-best friend’s-brother’s wedding, a snack every half hour or so, or maybe going out with some friends, we all have our procrastination methods. But with balancing school, friends, jobs and just city life in general, it’s actually healthy to […]


Lady Sea-Hawks unbeaten in pair against Nova Scotian opposition

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

MUN shuts down league’s top scorer, but are unable to trouble top keeper’s goal The Memorial women’s Sea-Hawks soccer team knew the task ahead of them was not an easy one; however, the opposing locker room faced an even tougher task in containing the bright young starlets from MUN. The Sea-Hawks grabbed a 1-0 win […]


Men’s Sea-Hawks slip on difficult road trip

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

The Memorial Sea-Hawks men’s soccer team have come a long way in addressing their problems of yesteryear but, as the result of a two game road trip to take on the Cape Breton Capers and St. FX X-Men indicates, they still have a ways to go. The Sea-Hawks were defeated in Nova Scotia by identical […]


Sea-Hawks Ladies dismantle Moncton in back to back victories at home

Monday, September 29th, 2014

The MUN Sea-Hawks took care of business at home against the still winless Moncton Aigles-Bleus this past weekend, winning by finals of 4-0 and 2-0 on Saturday and Sunday respectively in Atlantic University Sport (AUS) action. From the first whistle on Saturday, the Sea-Hawks Ladies was able to exert influence on the game offensively, and […]


MUN Men’s Soccer undefeated this weekend

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Sea-Hawks hit their spots to vault into top half of soccer league standings Attention media: The MUN men’s Sea-Hawks soccer team takes nothing for granted. Despite being guaranteed a playoff spot by virtue of hosting the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) Men’s soccer championships this fall, the Sea-Hawks turned heads this past weekend, picking up two […]


Local sexual assault and prevention center offers programs for survivors and opportunities to help

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

One in four women will be sexually assaulted in her lifetime. Knowing how many people are affected by abuse every year and seeking a way to help with the situation, the Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis and Prevention Center (NLSACPC) was formed. This organization does many things to help men and women who are […]