Thursday, December 1, 2022

Grand Theft Auto V ups the ante

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For years, Grand Theft Auto has been popular in the video game business, but it has also been faced with controversy for its content and alleged influence on criminal behavior. Rockstar North is prepared to take the franchise to new heights with Grand Theft Auto...

Saint John and UNB community gathered for a historic announcement.

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The UNBSJ Master of Business Administration (MBA) program has officially relocated from 100 Tucker Park Road to the Grand Hall building in uptown Saint John. The move was first proposed in June of 2019. Since then, the top three floors of the former Scotiabank...

Memories of East Africa: UNBSJ’s Wayne Hansen’s first album release

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This month, I had the pleasure of attending singer/songwriter, Wayne D Hansen’s, show at Taco Pica. Hansen, manager of UNBSJ Student Technology, is one of Saint John’s many hidden gems. His show has left me waiting in anticipation to hear more of Hansen’s work. Hansen,...

Vox unleashes students’ inner artists

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In today’s society, creating art is not limited to painting a portrait and hanging it in a museum. On Thursday, April 10, the UNBSJ Vox hosted a coffeehouse at the Magnolia Café on Prince William Street. Nearly seventy people crammed into the establishment at tables,...

Robert’s Rad Summer Reading List

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When I’m not reading textbooks or pouring over essays, I read - a lot. I’m not just talking about novels, or the trash that is often referred to as a novel these days (yeah, I went there). No, I read a lot of histories,...

Tabletop utopia: The Impossible Realities Convention

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I recently had the pleasure of attending the 11th annual Impossible Realities gaming convention here in Saint John. Impossible Realities is a full weekend convention that focuses on all forms of tabletop gaming. The convention also used to include video games, but they were...

The Nature of Art of Nature: A Saint Patrick’s adventure to NBM

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March 17 was a particularly blustery Saint Patrick’s Day, which encouraged conversation over the old St. Pat’s storm superstition. The gale would come a few days later, but on Sunday morning, Uptown Saint John was quiet; only the clatter of the Irish flag outside...

Should you be douching with Coca-Cola? Learn the truth about crazy sex myths!

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Humans have been having sex since the beginning of time. By now, you’d think they would have gotten it right but there are still some pervasive myths about sex and sexuality that boggle the mind. Here are a few: Coke Douche. As ridiculous as it...

Wine, treats and glitter tattoos

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Fashion Forward was a fabulous night full of treats and promotions! On Oct. 4, the fashionistas of Saint John gathered in Market Square for a celebration of all things fashion. Fashion Forward was an evening event highlighting the shops of uptown Saint John. When I...

Cody Hicks’ Verse the Sun and the Moon: a Review

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When one thinks of East-Coast music, there’s the penchant to conjure up visions of fiddles and bagpipes and though after a conversation with Cody Hicks, one wouldn’t be surprised to find these instruments laced within the confines of his labyrinthine style, jigs and reels...