MUN stands by activist ban, refuses to elaborate on Matt Barter exile

This Tuesday, MUN sent out a short “statement” through NEWSLINE standing by their decision to impose a ban on Matt Barter following the recent incident involving a silent sign holding protest during President Vianne Timmons’ media appearance. The statement maintains…

How to Fall Back in Love with Reading this Semester

For many university students, reading for pleasure is a habit that gets lost during their first year of post-secondary. With heavy course loads that include required textbook readings, labs, group projects, hours of research for assignments, and extensive studying for tests, sitting down and reading a book may be the last thing on anyone’s mind.

“Fangirl” Doesn’t Take Mental Illness Too Seriously: Here’s Why That’s A Good Thing.

The young adult novel Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell is one of the ultimate comfort books of all time.  Following the protagonist Cather Avery as she navigates being a freshman in university, college dating, and being apart from her twin sister…

Rethinking Residence: Student Housing in a Barely Post-Pandemic Province

Many students have a certain notion of how their move-in day will go. (Think: parents begrudgingly moving suitcases up flights of stairs, tearful goodbyes, the excitement of meeting your roommate for the first time, etcetera.) However, with the threat of…

Unearthing Canada’s dark history with ethnic cleansing: 215 Indigenous children’s remains found buried in BC

Featured image by Erik Mclean on Unsplash. Article written by Anna Philpott and Hayley Whelan. A Note from the Editor: Newfoundland and Labrador’s museum The Rooms has enacted the Healing and Commemoration Collection, featuring interviews with residential school survivors of the province. The…

Niche Content: Streaming Entertainment for Exclusive Interests

With the explosion of streaming services available in the last decade, it’s become harder than ever to decide which platforms would best suit you. You could go with the classic Netflix, delve into Disney’s history with Disney+, or maybe Prime…

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Review

Photo found here. Hot on the heels of the surprise hit WandaVision, Disney+ dives back into the world of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with their second show, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Set after the events of Avengers: Endgame,…

WandaVision Review

Image credit: https://www.marvel.com/articles/tv-shows/wandavision-new-television-poster The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a wrench into a lot of plans to put it lightly. For us nerds, one of these much-awaited plans was the new phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As the highest grossing…

Govt. cut crisis funding prior to storm; Working families stagger as Feds may bail on Newfoundland

Some Newfoundlanders are struggling financially after the recent lift of the State of Emergency. Activists are calling for emergency relief. Storm damage will cost millions and the federal government hasn’t decided whether to help with lost income for businesses and…

Conservative Albertans vs Newfoundland & Labrador

Some in the West are finding it easier to flick matches over oil interests, rather than reviewing data. Among the varying reactions to the recent federal election, one response has surprised some political commentators.  With the calls for #Wexit (an…