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Shreya is a 3rd year Biology major at Memorial University, minoring in Psychology. She is passionate about writing, and hopes to make meaningful contributions through her work as a staff writer at The Muse. Her hobbies are reading, listening to music, watching true-crime shows and exploring St. John's.

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The Reid Theatre: a decade later, curtains remain closed

If any students have wandered through the Arts and Administration building, they have likely passed the Reid Theatre. The Reid theatre was dedicated to Robert G Reid III: a Scottish man who arrived in Canada from Scotland in the 1880s…

COVID-19 Misinformation: The 21st Century Infodemic

With COVID-19 cases growing in the province and across the globe, misinformation about the virus has become a severe issue. It poses a threat to the health and safety of the public. With an overwhelming amount of information often not…

Canadian Blood Services: Blood Donation Events Available On-Campus

Photo by: Nguyễn Hiệp (via Unsplash) The Canadian Blood Services have organized a blood donation clinic at Memorial University on March 16th (Wednesday) and March 17th (Thursday). The donation event will be conducted at the Bruneau Building Atrium. As the…

Biology Undergraduate Mentorship Program

The Biology Undergraduate (B.U.G.) Mentorship Program offers guidance for biology students interested in pursuing further education after their undergraduate degree. Organized by Jillian McGroarty, a current biology master’s student, this program matches undergraduates to graduate student mentors from various disciplines.…

Black Lives Matter NL Co-Founder: “Minority in population does not equal minority in significance”

Photo by: Thomas de LUZE (via Unspash) In May 2020, the killing of George Floyd by police in Minnesota prompted the mobilization of black activists and allies across the world, demanding accountability and change from institutions that disproportionately exclude or…

In-Person Labs Back at Memorial

Photo by: Isaac Quesada (via Unsplash) One week after a delayed start to the fall semester on January 11th, MUN students returned to labs in-person starting on January 18, 2022, amid concerns regarding health and safety. Students and lab instructors…