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Vaping: Gaining momentum or losing steam

When she was 15, first-year St. Thomas University student Taylor Galbraith said she started vaping. She googled some of the effects vaping and thought...

‘A round urinal’

When St. Thomas University grad Dempsey Perry was in his first-year at STU, he and a group of friends were walking to McDonald’s after...

Students say ‘yes’ to immigration after billboard backlash

When Natalia Rodríguez left her home in Costa Rica to attend school, the community welcomed her with open arms. But the anti-immigration billboards the People's...

Despite lack of representation, womens’ voices heard in STU philosophy

At first glance, the St. Thomas University philosophy department is a testament to the field’s lack of gender representation. Even though all four professors...

One in five: Finding peace in admitting failure

Mary Baker is a third-year St. Thomas University student from Bridgetown, Nova Scotia majoring in interdisciplinary studies. In her spare time, Baker likes to...

Spending summer making dreams come true

Hailey Frenette, a third-year St. Thomas University student, spent last summer working at the All-Star Movies Resort at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida....

Shaking things up in Fredericton

Julia Gilliard never saw herself as a leader, but after working at the Costco bakery for eight years, she quit to follow her dreams. Now...

Commentary: What I wish I knew before I left home

Growing up, I was a homebody. I didn’t go out with friends often and I never partied. If I went shopping, out for dinner...

Commentary: The view from down here

“You inspire me.” “That’s so impressive. I would never be able to do that.” “I feel like a lazy piece of shit after watching you.” At...

Making the decision to vaccinate

When you log onto any social media site, there's a chance you’ll find an anti-vaccination meme. Known as anti-vaxx or anti-vaxxer memes, they tell...

Commentary: My brother Luke

For Ben Pugsley, having an autistic brother has been one of the great blessings of his life, but the way the province funds group...

Life hacks to give you back your life

Free time is a rare commodity among university students. While balancing classes, jobs, exercise, a social life, eating and sleeping, it’s hard to find...
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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...

New year, new clubs, new outreach

St. Thomas University's clubs and societies have been forced to think of creative ways to engage with students in wake of the university offering...