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…

Government of Canada Reinvests in the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging

More than 419,000 Canadians, aged 65 and over, are living with dementia. Two-thirds of those affected are women. With every passing hour, an average of nine more Canadians are diagnosed with this neurodegenerative disease. With support from the Government of…

Run for a Cure for Huntington Disease

Huntington Disease (HD) is a debilitating brain disorder that is fatal and incurable. The disease is often described as having the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and ALS – simultaneously. As the disease progresses, a person with Huntington’s become less able…

Huntington Disease Research and Care Presentations Coming to Carbonear

Described as having the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and ALS all at once, Huntington Disease, HD, is an incapacitating disease that affect one in every 7,000 Canadians, and is sadly fatal and incurable. However, due to new research, there is…

Presenting Kathryn Leanne Dalton, Contributing Author to the Book “About Face”

Kathryn Leanne Dalton, a MUN School of Pharmacy graduate student recently published some outcomes of her research as a collection of essays, published by “Breakwater books”. Kathryn, who is from St. John’s, Newfoundland obtained an undergraduate degree in Neuroscience and…