A Pandemic Friendly Halloween

With an ongoing pandemic around every corner, and a requirement to wear masks every time we leave the house, it can be pretty hard to get into the holiday spirit. Here are a few ways to spend this Halloween! Carve…

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams: Review “A bona fide classic”

This is a powerful rendition of love, loss, hate and surrender which is portrayed through three dimensional characters with the plot set in post-war New Orleans. Miss Dubois is a “proper” lady of refined taste and mannerisms who seeks solitude…

Box Breathing Changed My Life, and It Can Change Yours, Too.

(Disclaimer: This is from my own perspective and my own experiences. Everyone is different, so this technique may not be what works best for you, which is totally okay!) Over the last two years, it seems like the world has…

“It’s All Good (Unless It’s Not)” – A guide to mental health for students, by a student

If there is one takeaway message I hope you get from this book, it’s that there are people in your life and on campus who care about you and are ready to help (even if you don’t know who they…

‘Healthy Fuel back to school in uncertain times’: A Holistic Nutritionist’s Perspective

Rhiannon Lytle is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, practising at a naturopathic clinic in Vancouver (Integrative Naturopathic Medical Centre). She attended CSNN (Canadian School of Natural Nutrition), where she obtained her certification in the field, and as a holistic chef. When…

How Students Are Adapting To Online Learning

Following an incredibly tough winter semester consisting of the chaotic “Snowmageddon” and the rise of a global pandemic, students are back to classes after a restriction-filled summer – and having to adapt quickly to an entirely online education. For some,…

3 Ingredient Meals

With the stressful times we’re living in, it’s important to enjoy the little things. A quick walk on a sunny day, the show that never fails to make you laugh, and , of course, food. But even getting food can…

Outset Media Creates “St. John’s-Opoly” Board Game

Outset Media is a Canadian owned board game company based out of Victoria BC. Founded by David Manga in 1996, Outset Media set out to provide board games that people can enjoy with their family and friends. They have recently…

The Home Student

Author: Steve Sharpe On Tuesday (May12th), Memorial University announced that there would be no in-class sessions until at least January 2021, meaning all classes this Spring and Fall semesters will be conducted remotely. While the online platform may not be…

How to Survive the Mid-Semester Slump and Stress

Reporter: Rebecca Clancey You know how, when a new semester begins, you tell yourself that you will go to all of your classes, you will take your notes and study hard, you will get enough sleep, and so on… And…