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Shreya Hande
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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.

‘Come From Away’: The Musical Opened in St. John’s on September 19th

A story of tragedy, hope and homecoming ‘Come From Away,’ the musical created by Michael Rubinoff, Irene Sankoff and David Hein in 2013, is returned for shows in St. John’s on the September 19th, 20th and 21st at the Mary…

Memorial Service for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Held in St. John’s

On Monday, September 19th, a memorial service was held at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist to celebrate the life of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, after her passing on September 8th, 2022. This day was declared a provincial…

NRC Invests $200,000 in Environmental Sustainability Initiatives at Memorial University

Image credits: NOAA (via Unsplash) On Wednesday, August 24, the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) announced the investment of more than $19 million— under its Ideation Fun initiatives, Challenge programs and the Global Innovation Clusters support program— for collaborative…

5 Seats Added to Family Medicine Residency Program for International Medical Graduates

Image credits: Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland On Tuesday, August 16th, the Government of NL announced the addition of 5 new seats for graduates from international medical schools to the Family Medicine Residency Program at the MUN Faculty…

New Emergency Department and Mental Health Facility will be developed at Health Sciences

On Thursday, August 11, The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced a tender for the renovation and expansion of the emergency department of the Health Sciences Centre (HSC) in St. John’s. New components of the HSC will include an adult…

Pride on Campus 2022: MUN SAGA

While Pride Month was celebrated worldwide in June, Pride in St. John’s starts this week, with festivities on campus beginning on July 14th. Several organizations are working for the welfare of the LGBTQ+ community at MUNL and in St. John’s,…

5 NL Student Seats Added at MUNL School of Medicine

On Tuesday, June 7th, NL Premier Dr. Andrew Furey was joined by the Dean of the MUNL Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Margaret Steele and second-year medical student Georgia Darmonkow. They announced the addition of 5 seats at the MUNL School…

Highlights: Memorial hosts its first SEA Conference

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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…