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How MUN Students Created a New Student Refugee Program
On November 6, a referendum confirmed that MUN will become the 93rd institution in Canada to create a Student Refugee Program. Here’s how it happened.
November 25, 2019
We need solidarity now more than ever
May 9, 2018
Driving women out
How MUN’s reliance on contract labour is creating a hostile environment for female professors.
August 23, 2017
The hidden costs of exploiting contract faculty
Universities’ growing reliance on the exploitation of contract faculty erodes institutions of higher learning, and MUN is no different.
August 17, 2017
What education is worth
The debate on tuition and fees at Memorial has, at its core, the larger problem of the commodification of education. The fight for education as…
June 16, 2017
Seize back our University
Faculty members call for MUN administrators and government to renew their commitment to the public university.
May 18, 2017
Power and Dissent
MUN community must unite against provincial government’s austerity
Questionable strategy, fractured university community means everyone loses.
May 4, 2017
To Each Their Own
No, it does not cost $26K to educate a student
In the fight over post-secondary funding, incorrect math is being used for political purposes.
May 3, 2017
To Each Their Own
Fishers need dialogue, not explanations
Scientists don't need to do a better job of explaining themselves to fishers -- they need to do a better job of listening to them.
April 24, 2017
Poster campaign at MUN targets government over Muskrat Falls
“It’s absolutely unacceptable. This is human life, this is a traditional way of living,” says student who posted hundreds of posters condemning Liberal MHAs.
September 22, 2016
How parking drives automobility and harms us along the way
As the province undertakes climate change consultations, the Pokémon Go craze and a story about a bike-using professional recycler should make us think twice about…
August 4, 2016
Open Letter to Minister Gerry Byrne on his recent comments concerning part-time students
"Part-time students should not be punished for making the decisions necessary for themselves and their families to survive and to have a chance at a…
April 20, 2016
Calling for ethical and financial prudence
Divest MUN is asking Memorial University to make its divest from fossil fuels.
October 22, 2015