This semester I have returned to teaching an upper-level course that explores Biblical themes in Western culture through visual arts and music, although the focus of the course is on literature, including novels, poetry and short stories. Such material has had a popularity across campuses, but that is changing. Overall, courses dealing with religious themes […]

The real repercussions of correspondence course cuts            I read, with building disappointment, the opinion piece on correspondence courses at Mount Allison in the last edition of the Argosy. While the writer was correct in stating that the decision to slash correspondence courses “royally screws over” students, they were wrong in not making that the subject […]

Mounties to play top team UNB Sunday The Mounties women’s rugby team have already played half of their conference games with a 1-2 record. The Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) has a short but sweet rugby season that begins in early September with the championship held in early November. The team had their last game […]

Mount Allison Mounties lose their Homecoming football game to the St. FX X-Men 35-27 September 22nd at the Alumni Field This past Saturday, Mount Allison hosted its annual Homecoming game against St. Francis Xavier University. The game was highly anticipated by its dedicated fan base, which ranges from current students to alumni. This exciting weekend […]

The South East Sexual Assault Centre (SESAC), located in Moncton, is a new local resource for people who have experienced sexual assault. Up until this year, the closest centre of this nature was located in Fredericton, and we are very happy to have one near our university. SESAC works towards three main objectives: providing intervention […]

Relay for Life is a global movement to end cancer. Every year, students, families and friends come together to raise funds for cancer research, to celebrate cancer survivors and to remember those we’ve lost to the disease. Jason Thorpe, the Maritime Relay for Life youth coordinator of the Canadian Cancer Society, said “At the Canadian […]

Mount Allison’s goalkeeper saves the most shots in the Atlantic University Sport’s soccer league Sophie Austin, Mount Allison’s newest goalkeeper, has taken the lead for number of saves in the AUS women’s soccer league, with 50 saves so far this season. Austin’s goalkeeping career began when, aged ten, she was switched from the striker position […]