St. John’s First Place in Canada to Have Legalized Marijuana: Pot Shop Lines Swell at Midnight

Reporter: Noah Laybolt The mob outside of The Natural Vibe snaked its way down the street and through a nearby alley as the midnight countdown to legalization began for October 17, 2018. The crowd was civil,yet anxious; the air was…

Royal Canadian Navy Steers Towards Youth Recruitment

Reporter: Jacob A. Laybolt While many students in both high school and university may resort to service industry jobs at minimum wage to support themselves, another avenue for youth was featured this October. On Wednesday, October 17th, HMCS Cabot held…

New Signal Hill Campus Peaks Industry Interest

Reporter: Jacob A. Laybolt Atop the scenic Signal Hill, a sightseer can view many of the grand features which St. John’s has to offer. For several decades this perch was once considered a home away from home to tourists lodged…

Fahrenheit 11/9: Michael Moore’s Presidential Pot-Shots, Trumped at Box Office

Reporter: Jacob A. Laybolt Author Rating: 7/10 “Fahrenheit 11/9” is a political documentary directed by Michael Moore, released on September 21st,2018. Originally produced by The Weinstein Company (prior to the allegations in October of 2017), the film intended to be…

Talking Kreb’s Cycle and Ground-breaking Scientific Discoveries with Dr. John T. Brosnan

Reporter: Modeline Nicholas Longjohn The field of biological sciences (including molecular biology and biochemistry) has been revolutionized several times over, sometimes by painstakingly achieved discoveries such as the discovery of the DNA double Helix by Rosalind Franklin,Francis Crick, James Watson,…

World University Services of Canada(WUSC) Lunch and Learn Series

Reporter: Modeline Nicholas Longjohn The World University Services of Canada (WUSC) is a Canadian based non-profit organization dedicated to improving education, employment, and empowerment opportunities for youth across the globe. Founded in 1929 by a group of students in Toronto,…

New Scientific Discoveries that are Changing the Paradigm

Reporter: Modeline Nicholas Longjohn Science as we know it is always evolving. Novel knowledge, mechanisms and pathways are continuously unravelled, some of which arise as a result of tenacious and arduous research while others are owed to serendipity. These discoveries…