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Commentary: South Korea needs to face their not-so-hidden sexual abuse problems

Warning: This commentary contains graphic and abusive content and derogatory and misogynistic language. From late 2018 until early 2020, up to 260,000 people entered a...

Commentary: Why you should leave your phone at home

I want you to think back to the last time you went somewhere without your phone. I don’t mean the “Oh shit I drove...

A letter from the outgoing 2019-20 Managing Editor

If you told me in my first year at St. Thomas University that when I graduated, I would be managing the student newspaper during...

A letter from the incoming 2020-21 Editor-in-Chief

My love story with The Aquinian started as one of those love-at-first-sight moments you see in movies. I went to my first story meeting not...

A letter from the incoming 2020-21 Managing Editor

I'm the student who sits in the front of the class but never says a word. It's like an invisible hand wraps around my throat...

A letter from the outgoing 2019-20 Editor-in-Chief

Being Editor-in-Chief of The Aquinian during the federal election, rising Indigenous tensions in Canada and a global pandemic hasn’t been easy but it’s been...

Commentary: You don’t need to eat less because you’re stuck inside

Content warning: This story discusses an eating disorder. After months of removing all weight-loss-related content from my Instagram, it started appearing on my news feed...

Commentary: Sex education needs to teach us about porn

A week into self-isolation, I decided to watch a Netflix docuseries about the porn industry called Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On.  I wasn’t surprised when...

When no one is around: Fredericton during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Government of New Brunswick announced all non-essential services must shut down on March 17, which left many heavy traffic areas empty. The Aquinian's...

Home: Saturday lunches and family gatherings

When I think of the word home, I think of Saturday lunches with my parents and my dog at my home in Quito, Ecuador. My pa,...

How to keep sane during COVID-19

The spread of COVID-19 and the demand for social distancing has created a mountain of stress and anxiety amongst students. But despite the fear and uncertainty...

Commentary: A letter for anyone sobering up

To anyone and for everyone. People who get bullied a lot will fuck up their own lives sometimes just to feel like they can make...
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UPDATED: Fourth-year student identified as man who died at Mactaquac Headpond

A fourth-year St. Thomas University student, Aranyam Bora, drowned at the Mactaquac Headpond on Wednesday afternoon. Keswick RCMP and members of the Keswick and Upper...

Home: COVID-19 from the eyes of an Ecuadorian

On March 17, I booked an emergency flight back home to Ecuador. The government was closing the borders before midnight the next day and...

A campus without sports

In June, the Atlantic University Sport and the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association, the governing bodies of St. Thomas sports belongs to, chose to cancel...

Athletic scholarships still valid

Benson Garchinski of the St. Thomas University men's volleyball team was heartbroken last spring when fans were escorted out of the Grant Harvey Center...