New petition requests recyclable pick-up at apartment buildings

Students of the Capstone Human Rights seminar at St. Thomas University have started a petition to have the city of Fredericton offer recyclable pick-up to multi-unit buildings. Fredericton doesn’t offer any form of recyclable management at apartment buildings so residents must fend for themselves if they want to recycle, however, the only bottle depots in town…

Wacky weather in Fredericton

When you think of fall, you probably think of colourful leaves, carved pumpkins, warm drinks, and cold weather. Fall in Fredericton this year brought all of those things, except the cold weather. Fall began on September 22nd, but temperatures remained high during the first full week. The thermometer reached 31 degrees Celsius with a feeling…

LGBTQ Groups at University

LGBTQ communities have become common at universities and high schools across Canada. Canadians have become more accepting of people in the communities, but we still have a long way to go. Often people in the community don’t feel comfortable walking down the streets. Some Canadians are not accepting of the LGBTQ. Universities like St. Thomas…

Differing Views on Harrington Renovations

Harrington Hall has been a hot topic at the university since the beginning of the year. The renovations to the residence are a multi-million-dollar project which began before the summer. The building was constructed in 1964, and was formerly the all boys residence. Over the summer the building was gutted, despite the age of the residence making…

Haley Stairs

Hello! I’m a third-year journalism student here at St. Thomas University. I grew up in Noonan, which is debatably in the sticks, and then moved 6ish years ago closer to town. Up until grade 11 I was planning on taking interior design but changed my mind to journalism. After years of driving past the CBC  building…