Merriam-Webster defines mindfulness as “the practice of maintaining a non-judgemental state of heightened or complete awareness of one’s thoughts, emotions or experiences on a moment-to-moment basis.” In simpler terms, a mindful person is aware of and in control of their own experience, acting with intention rather than simply reacting to the world around them. Practising […]

MAFA strike negatively affects music department On Friday, Jan. 24, the Mount Allison Faculty Association (MAFA) confirmed its collective vote in favour of a possible strike, to take place at the set strike deadline of Monday, Jan. 27. With no agreement reached by the deadline, MAFA went ahead with a part-time and full-time faculty strike […]

McMUN and future plans On the weekend of Jan. 23 to 26, the Mount Allison Model United Nations team (MtAUN) attended the McGill Model United Nations Assembly (McMUN) conference, an annual Model United Nations conference held in Montreal by McGill University. Over 1,500 students from schools around the world come to Montreal to participate each […]

A new way for students to get fresh food at a discounted price Last week MASU launched a new initiative to get students, faculty and locals fresh produce in a cheaper way: a monthly delivery of fresh produce at an affordable price. The first order was a trial run to gauge interest in the program. […]

 EOS Eco-Energy hosts fashion show as part of Climate Change Week Last Wednesday, as part of the eighth annual Tantramar Climate Change Week, EOS Eco-Energy partnered with Hounds of Vintage to host a fashion show exploring the role of fashion in our society. EOS Eco-Energy is a local non-profit in the Sackville community. “We empower […]

 A buzzworthy adaptation that is anything but little Greta Gerwig exploded onto the directorial scene with her 2017 debut Lady Bird, a touching story about coming of age when the world seems against you. The film resonated with critics and mainstream audiences alike, earning five Oscar nominations including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay and Best […]

An inside look at the wonderful world of the PARC Script Library In the quiet basement of the Crabtree building, among the bright, sterile lights and a mysterious pink computer chair at the end of the hallway, there’s a little world split between rooms B10 and B11 that is, while petite in size, an insanely […]