Shinerama is Canada’s largest post-secondary fundraiser. Universities and colleges from all over Canada work together to raise funds for cystic fibrosis research. On the first Saturday of the Fall semester, over 700 Mount Allison students fundraise in Greater Moncton, Amherst, Shediac and Sackville to SHINE as part of a nationwide Shinerama fundraiser. On this Shine […]

The success of student orientation relies on the student volunteers who make up the Orientation Committee and Orientation Crew. The committee members are responsible for running their own part of the orientation schedule. Orientation Committee members are divided into five teams: Entertainment, Spirit, Health & Wellness, Education & Awareness and Logistics & Programing. Orientation Crew […]

Big Buddies is a program that pairs local kids with a student role model, or “big buddy,” from Mount Allison. Buddies spend time together once a week hanging out, playing games and building friendships. George Jacob is a second-year sociology major. “I’d like to emphasize that the one hour at Big Buddies is continually the […]

SMILE is a Saturday morning gym and swim program offered to those who may otherwise not be able to participate in typical recreation programs due to their unique developmental needs. Each child is paired with a student volunteer from Mount Allison University to join them at the YMCA every Saturday. Annica Collette: “I’ve been paired […]