Hayley Whelan
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Hayley Whelan is a 3rd-year psychology (B.Sc.) student at MUN. She is passionate about mental health awareness and the well-being of her fellow students. Her hobbies include reading K. A. Tucker novels and going for walks on sunny winter days. She can be reached at hayleyw@mun.ca.

Several Fees Waived for Fall 2021 Residence Applications

Photo Credit: Christopher Le (via Unsplash)             As we prepare to settle back onto Memorial University’s campuses for the first time in over a year, we remain cautious. To make the transition back to residences and campus life easier, MUN…

The Path to Finding Happiness – Yogic Incentive

Photo Credit: Simon Rae (via Unsplash) As university students, we all struggle with finding a balance in our lives that allows us to be happy and productive. Our mental health often takes a backseat to exam dates and assignment deadlines.…

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Now Available for Ages 12+

Photo Credit: CDC (via Unsplash)              Most university students are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. According to the government of Newfoundland and Labrador website, you can now make an appointment to get your vaccine if you are age…

World Autism Acceptance Day: Autism in the Media

Photo Credit: Rafael Garcin (via Unsplash) This article was written with the support and guidance of an autistic student of Memorial University of Newfoundland. The way that autism is portrayed by the media is often not accurate and it presents…

No More Free Parking in Churchill Square? – Concept Design Released

Photo Credit: Hafidh Satyanto (via Unsplash) The Churchill Square shopping centre is located less than a 15-minute walk from the Memorial University campus, making it an ideal location for students to take advantage of the free parking, banking, post office…

MUNSU 2021 GENERAL ELECTION: Executive Position Candidate Biographies

The upcoming MUNSU elections will be taking place from 9 a.m. on Monday March 15th until 9 p.m. Tuesday March 16th, 2021 on the Memorial University self service website. In preparation for the election, candidates running for executive positions were…

The End of an Era – Electronic Duo Daft Punk Retire

Photo Credit: Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona (via Unsplash) As dismal as the past year has been, we now add to the queue of sorrowful events the retirement of the enlivening electronic music pioneers, Daft Punk. Though they will not be producing…

Will Online Learning Continue After COVID-19?

Photo Credit: Scott Graham (via Unsplash) Before the pandemic arose, many of us had never experienced online learning to the extent that we now practice it. The closer we get to the light at the end of this proverbial tunnel,…

Money Matters: Budgeting as a Student

Photo Credit: John McArthur (via unsplash) As students, most of our time is consumed by unpaid work. Unfortunately, most of us are also clueless when it comes to saving the money we do make. If your bank account is dwindling…

What Can We Expect When We Return to Campus?

Photo Credit: kyo azuma (via unsplash) Memorial University administration plans on reintroducing some on-campus classes next semester. What is this going to mean for students? The way we used to attend in-person classes and interact with each other has undergone…