NEWS

‘We’re quite worried’: N.B. health coalition on health care privatization

As the provincial government introduces legislation that would see more of New Brunswick’s health-care services become privatized, members of the New Brunswick Health Coalition...

STU student Ethan Nylen awarded the Rhodes Scholarship

Fourth-year St. Thomas University student Ethan Nylen remembers being on the edge of his seat as he prepared for an interview in the hopes...

‘It’s like a virus’: STU prof delivers lecture on misinformation

Jocelyn Elsdon, a journalism professor at St. Thomas University, says misinformation spreads faster than well-researched information and was the subject of a recent lecture...

Weekly briefs: Nov. 21 – Nov. 27

Winter Formal Estefania Martinez, activities coordinator for the St. Thomas University Students' Union, said tickets for the Winter Formal will begin to sell on Nov....

Senate Briefs — Nov. 24

Equity with university awards  Dawne Clarke, chair of the Admissions and Academic Standing committee on senate, put forward a motion that the Connie Munroe award...

EXPLAINER: Meet the two candidates vying for STU president, vice-chancellor

Students from St. Thomas University now know the names of the two finalists running to be the university’s next president and vice-chancellor. In an email...

AIDS NB finds new ways to provide outreach

When AIDS New Brunswick received a no-cause eviction notice to its King Street office in August, Linda Thompson-Brown said it required a “big push”...

STU joins national week to celebrate international students

The third week of November marks International Education Week, a time when universities across Canada celebrate international integration into their campus communities.  St. Thomas University...

UPDATED: Dawn Russell takes leave as STU president, vice-chancellor

St. Thomas University announced Tuesday morning that Dawn Russell, who made history as its first female president and vice-chancellor, has taken an administrative leave...

STU ends lease at CBC, journalism students disappointed

St. Thomas University's journalism students will not return to the classrooms at the CBC building, according to Jeffrey Carleton, STU's associate vice president of...

Weekly Briefs: Nov. 14 – Nov. 20

Petition calls on Fredericton to declare climate emergency The St. Thomas University's Students' Union signed a petition by the Council of Canadians' Fredericton chapter demanding...

Students ‘don’t have to pay’ off loans until income of $40k: O’Regan

Canadian post-secondary students who receive federal student loans won't have to start paying them back until they earn a minimum of $40,000 per year,...