BREAKING NEWS: MUNL Students Returning to Campus January 31st

Photo Credit: Memorial University (Via Flickr) MUNL students are again concerned for their safety as classes return in person, while COVID-19 rates remain high. On January 19th, 2022, Memorial University announced that students would return to campus at the end…

Booster Dose Clinic Tomorrow at MUN!

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Students Are Struggling Due to Minimal Financial Resources Amid COVID-19 Lockdown

Photo Credit: Engin Akyurt (via Unsplash) The province of Newfoundland and Labrador is experiencing its third spike of COVID-19 cases, with cases at an all-time high (5583 active cases as of Saturday, January 15th) and lockdown measures put in place.…

MUN Deregisters Student Because of Vaccination Status

Photo Credit: Daniel Schludi (Via Unsplash) Memorial University student Ryan Guay was deregistered from his temporarily remote classes on Sunday for being unvaccinated due to medical reasons. Vaccinations have been the most talked-about subject since the beginning of the pandemic.…

UPDATE: Acting Dean of Science Responds to Concerns Regarding In-Person Labs

While most of Memorial University has returned to an online learning environment, hundreds of Faculty of Science students have expressed concerns regarding in-person labs while the new Covid-19 variant, Omicron, continues to surge in NL. Student Jessica Martin spoke on…

Breaking News: Bypassing Epidemiological Science for the Sake of Science?

Photo Credit: Emily George (Via Facebook) Hundreds of concerned science students question the safety of in-person labs as new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, surges in NL. As Newfoundland and Labradors COVID Cases continue to rise due to the Omicron Variant, Memorial…

Should We Be Wearing Masks? – Government of NL Lifts Mask Mandate

Photo Credit: Engin Akyurt (via Unsplash)             As of August 10th, 2021, wearing a mask in public spaces is no longer mandated by the government. As a result, students and staff are no longer required to wear masks on campus…

A Fond Farewell to the Mount Pearl Theatres

Photo Credit: Hayley Whelan            The Mount Pearl Theatre, which resided in Mount Pearl Square (more commonly referred to as Sobeys Square) on Topsail Road has permanently closed as of June 1st, 2021. The theatres’ story began in 1981 when…

Several Fees Waived for Fall 2021 Residence Applications

Photo Credit: Christopher Le (via Unsplash)             As we prepare to settle back onto Memorial University’s campuses for the first time in over a year, we remain cautious. To make the transition back to residences and campus life easier, MUN…

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…