MUN students as litterbugs? Some thoughts on the state of MUN’s litter problem.

Above is a picture in the old Science building where there is (surprise, surprise) a trash receptacle available. In my time at Memorial, I have witnessed good deeds- and some situations that ‘need improvement.’ Our University has many things to…

Atlantic Canada: Required Skills & Labour Shortage

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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…

Nature Canada Offers Youth Grant!

Heading Photo by Neil Cooper on Unsplash Are you excited for a new opportunity that will assist the environment and youth, while providing a wonderful addition in the volunteering area of your resume? The Nature Canada Grant provides this opportunity…

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,…