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Students Invited to Vote in WUSC Referendum

The World University Service of Canada (WUSC) is a non-profit organisation that offers services and programs to education, empowerment, and economic opportunities to youth, women and refugees around the world. Their flagship program, the Student Refugee Program (SRP), helps to…

IT: Chapter 2 Review

Stephen King’s IT has been terrorizing readers since 1986. The eater of worlds and children has used its fear-mongering to become one of King’s most popular books. After a cheesy TV miniseries, the character of Pennywise the Dancing Clown returned…

Interview with Author Patrick Warner

Patrick Warner grew up in Claremorris, County Mayo in Ireland before moving to St. John’s in 1980. While here, he received a B.A in English and Anthropology from Memorial University and began his career as a writer. He’s published several…

Annual Youth Ventures Awards 2019

Over its 27 years of operation, Youth Ventures has helped over 7000 entrepreneurs start 4600 businesses by providing advice on idea development, marketing direction, financial advice, and more. Held at the St. John’s Farmers’ Market, the awards are dedicated to…

Craft at Risk

Over time we have lost the skills of making and using crafts of yesteryear. When was the last time you weaved a basket or made a tea doll? Heritage NL and the Craft Council of NL are concerned about this…

Matt Wright and Vicky Mullaley to Start Comedy Tour Across Newfoundland and Labrador

Two Newfoundland comedians will be performing at Arts and Culture Centers across the island from October 4th to December 28th. Hailing from Gander, Matt Wright is a stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and director. Matt is bringing his new comedy album…

Brooks Instruments Offers Engineering Scholarship to Exceptional Students

Brooks Instruments will be once again offering an engineering scholarship to undergraduate students enrolled in an engineering program at an accredited college or university. The scholarship offers $2,000 to a candidate who shows potential for leadership and interest in engineering,…

NL Writer Sheilagh Guy Murphy Wins National Competition

Local actor/writer/producer Sheilagh Guy Murphy has had a prestigious career in the arts. Founder and Artistic Director of Newfoundland Young People’s Theatre, she has appeared and voiced in several TV and radio commercials, as well as in Cody Westman’s short-film…

Patinoire Circus Act Returning to Newfoundland

2018 saw an immensely popular presentation of Patinoire by Montreal-based company, 7 Fingers, at the St. John’s International CircusFest. After last year’s sold-out show, Arts and Culture Centers’ have now partnered with the St. John’s International CircusFest and Wonderbolt Productions…

Latin Grammy and Juno Award Winner Coming to St. John’s

Coming to the St. John’s Arts and Culture Center on July 5th, will be Latin Grammy and JUNA Award Alex Cuba, performing with his full band. Born Alex Puentes in Artemisa, Cuba, Alex was exposed to music from a young…