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Meet the Inspirational Miss Tammy Lynn Oliver-Snook (Miss NL, 2018-2019)

Miss Tammy Snook is a 22-year-old Newfoundlander, the current Miss Newfoundland and Labrador for 2018-2019 and a busy bee. She combines being a full-time student with three part-time jobs: Newfoundland and Labrador Credit Union Teller, Security Solutions NL Inc. Supervisor, and Indigena Skincare Social Media Assistant and…

Meet Alyssa Cutler, Miss St. John’s World 2019 and NL’s representative to Miss World Canada, 2019

Alyssa Cutler is a 19 years old Newfoundland-born young lady currently attending Memorial University. Alyssa is pursuing an iBA (international Bachelor of Arts) and will later proceed to study Education, in keeping with her dream of becoming a high school…

Presenting Kathryn Leanne Dalton, Contributing Author to the Book “About Face”

Kathryn Leanne Dalton, a MUN School of Pharmacy graduate student recently published some outcomes of her research as a collection of essays, published by “Breakwater books”. Kathryn, who is from St. John’s, Newfoundland obtained an undergraduate degree in Neuroscience and…

Profiling Dr. Helene Volkoff, Professor of Biology and Biochemistry.

One of Memorial’s ‘leading ladies,’ Dr. Volkoff’s research interests are in fish physiology, with focus on the mechanisms involved in the endocrine regulation of food intake and reproduction in fish. “To date, we only understand a very small portion of…

White Rooster Theatre’s “HUNGER”

In the age of Netflix and other movie streaming services, the theatre doesn’t seem to be getting the level of attention it deserves. In the face of that, White Rooster Theatre’s “Hunger” is a play that is worth the ride…

IWD Series: In conversation with Dr. Aimee Suprenant, Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Dean, Graduate Studies

Dr. Aimee Surprenant is a professor at Memorial University who needs no introduction, because her track record of excellence precedes everything else. Dr. Surprenant is the associate Vice-President (Academic) and the Dean of the Graduate School at Memorial University since…

In Conversation with Kathryn Schneider, Renowned Clinician Scientist

Knowledge is continuously evolving in our everyday aspects of life. One of the key drivers of this ever-changing phenomenon is research and development. Research in all fields digs deep into the basics and underlying mechanisms of the said field, with…

International Women’s Day 2019: Celebrating with NLOWE

International Women’s Day (March 8th) is a day set aside to recognize, celebrate and encourage women, as they continue to strive for gender equality. Across the globe, several organizations, companies and groups commemorated the day in various ways. St. John’s…

10 Easy Steps Toward a More Sustainable Life

Dumping disposability is about saying no to single-use materials and investing in products that will benefit you and the environment for years to come. Caring about the environment doesn’t have to be a chore. Rather than worrying about where to…

Creating a Sustainable World: What Steps are We Taking?

This article is brought to you by MUN Graduate Sustainability Society. The Graduate Sustainability Society (GSS) is an upcoming, growing society at MUN, which aims to promote sustainability on and off campus. There are no disciplinary restrictions, and it is…