MUNL lifts its mask and vaccine mandate

On June 1st, Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador (MUNL) lifted its mask mandate. While face coverings remain strongly recommended indoors, they are now optional. There is a remarkable 99% vaccination rate among the MUNL community. It seems like the…

5 NL Student Seats Added at MUNL School of Medicine

On Tuesday, June 7th, NL Premier Dr. Andrew Furey was joined by the Dean of the MUNL Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Margaret Steele and second-year medical student Georgia Darmonkow. They announced the addition of 5 seats at the MUNL School…

Changes and Additions to the Endangered Species Act of NL

Photo Credit: Jeremy Hynes (via Unsplash)

MUNL hosts “Whale Of A Day”

MUNL hosted its first “Whale Of A Day” event at the Core Science Facility last Saturday (May 14th, 2022), and it’s safe to say- its attendees had a whale of a time. Memorial marketed this event as a day of…

The origin of World Earth Day and the hypocrisy of corporations

Photo by Dustan Woodhouse on Unsplash Earth Day is an annual event that takes place on April 22th. Earth Day is a celebration of mother nature and often leads to corporations and governments promising they can do better.  The annual…

Highlights: Memorial hosts its first SEA Conference

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COVID-19 Misinformation: The 21st Century Infodemic

With COVID-19 cases growing in the province and across the globe, misinformation about the virus has become a severe issue. It poses a threat to the health and safety of the public. With an overwhelming amount of information often not…

Getting active with the intramurals

Photo Credit: The Works- MUN Intramurals (via Facebook) An Interview with Claire Langille Intramurals run from September to April at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. It is open to any full-time student enrolled at MUNL, Marine Institute, or any university…

Why science?

Q&A with Two MUNL Bachelor of Science Students Collins Dictionary defines science as the study of nature and behaviour of natural things and the knowledge we obtain about them. In the short term, it is the study of everything and…

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Now Available for Ages 12+

Photo Credit: CDC (via Unsplash)              Most university students are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. According to the government of Newfoundland and Labrador website, you can now make an appointment to get your vaccine if you are age…