Jenna Reid
Jenna Reid
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Jenna is a third-year communication studies student at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador who is passionate about people, issues, and trends affecting our communities and culture. After being a staff writer for the Muse, Jenna is honoured and excited to be Editor-in-Chief. Journalism has been her passion since she was a little girl. She specifically remembers her eagerness to watch Breakfast Television Toronto in the mornings before school. Jenna has two years of radio-broadcasting experience through Stingray Communications, Coast Broadcasting Ltd, and CHMR-FM, in combination with her work at The Muse. In her spare time, Jenna is likely taking a spin class, grabbing coffee, or reading next to her cat. Have a news tip or want to chat? Email themusechief@gmail.com

MUNL students combat food insecurity on campus

Memorial University students are coming together as food insecurity increases on campus. Memorial University’s Campus Food Bank announced a temporary closure at the end of October due to a food shortage after an increase in demand, after monthly user numbers…

“I want to go to there”: Plans for the Chem-Physics greenspace

MUNSU’s student bar, The Breezeway, is officially opened after two years of renovations, but the original Breezeway has been inaccessible for over twenty years. Thousands and generations of students who passed through the Chemistry Physics building since the early 2000s…

MUN students go ‘All Out Like ’99’

Newfoundland and Labrador post-secondary students in St. John’s and Corner Brook went ‘All Out Like ’99’ on Wednesday (November 2nd, 2022) to protest against tuition hikes. Hundreds of students gathered at MUN’s clock tower in St. John’s and marched to…

Many MUN students receiving $500 from NL government; good politics, bad policy?

On October 5th, 2022, The Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) government announced that it is providing a one-time payment of $500 for cost-of-living relief for adults making less than $100,000 per year between now and Christmas. 392,000 residents in the province…

Planned Parenthood NL here to support students

Newfoundland and Labrador’s local sexual health centre, Planned Parenthood, has joined Tiktok and is enthusiastic about supporting students to promote sexual health, choice, and inclusivity. Planned Parenthood offers various services such as medical clinics for sexual health-related needs such as…

Big Mary MUNday: Mary Browns opens in the UC

Mary Browns is now open in the University Centre (UC) at Memorial University’s St. John’s Campus. MUN’s Mary Browns location will be open Monday-Friday 11-6 pm and will serve various combos and sandwiches such as the Big Mary and 2-4…

Protestor to Protagonist: Matt Barter is Subject of 2023 Documentary

Memorial University student and protestor will be the subject of an upcoming documentary: Matt Holds Up a Sign. Matthew (Matt) Barter, an undergraduate political science student, is no stranger to the public eye. Barter claims he has been protesting tuition…

Lisa LaFlamme Let Go and The Importance of Women in Media

On August 15th, Lisa LaFlamme, Canadian journalist Chief News Anchor and Senior Editor for CTV National News, publicly announced the abrupt end of her contract with Bell Media’s CTV News. LaFlamme had a 35-year career with CTV. She describes reporting…

CFS-NL & MUNSU respond to the resignation of Emily Dyer

MUNSU lost its Executive Director of External Affairs, Emily Dyer after their resignation letter was posted on social media yesterday. MUNSU Executive Director of External Affairs Resigns Dyer explained their resignation due to a lack of support and communication from…

MUNSU Executive Director of External Affairs Resigns

MUNSU Executive Director of External Affairs, Emily Dyer, has resigned.Announced this afternoon on social media, Dyer’s resignation letter was released on MUN COURSE REVIEW/ ADVICE and Twitter. In the letter, Dyer explained they faced a lack of support and communication…