Halloween: The Irish Way

Reporter: Venera Nikolaeva Fancy and spooky costumes, intricately carved pumpkins and lots of treats and tricks were the highlights of the past week, which marked one of the oldest holidays celebrated around the globe. While Halloween is nowadays a primarily…

Public Engagement: Connecting Places and People and Building Communities in a Sustainable Way

Reporter: Venera Nikolaeva Providing a forum for people to get involved in a productive dialogue on issues of common importance is a key for crafting solutions that meet the needs of those affected. As a hub of knowledge and ideas…

U-Pass Program at Memorial University: Helpful Alternative to Pressing Transport Challenges

Reporter: Venera Nikolaeva This past Tuesday marked the beginning of a series of open consultations with the entire student body at MUN regarding the introduction of a discounted bus pass that would give them access to all bus routes and…

Alice and Other Wonderlands

Reporter: Cassandra Collins While the Kittiwake Dance Theatre performs a number of enticing shows, none has quite ever been like Martin Vallée’s Alice and Other Wonderlands. Alice and Other Wonderlands made its debut to the St. John’s Arts and Culture…

A ‘Stellar’ Movie Night!

Reporter: Junaid Faizan Haque It was the 29th of September when a crowd appeared in front of the Innovation Hall inside the university’s Bruneau center. The ISC (International Student Resource Center) had organized a movie night as their big welcome…

Entrepreneurship in Focus: Embark 2018 Student Entrepreneurship Conference

Reporter: Venera Nikolaeva Students with keen interest in entrepreneurship activities had an opportunity to spend a day exchanging ideas, chatting with fellow-minded peers and experts in the field and drawing inspiration from a variety of creative projects presented by young…

The Science of Sleep

Reporter: Modeline Longjohn The oxford dictionary defines sleep as a condition of body and mind which typically keeps recurring for several hours every night. It is when the nervous system is inactive, the eyes closed, the postural muscles relaxed, and…