• Newfoundland home to majority of an endangered species

    Newfoundland home to majority of an endangered species0

    By Glenda McCarthy A multi-agency research project hopes to create a predictive model ecologists can use to identify areas of suitable habitat for the critically endangered species boreal felt lichen (Erioderma pedicellatum). While the species has suffered major reductions and is considered to be one of the most endangered lichens in the world, there is

  • Just like Mom used to make!

    Just like Mom used to make!0

    By Glenda McCarthy Many Newfoundlanders have experienced living away at some point in their lives, and most can recall times they felt homesick, longing for the little things that makes our culture so unique. Ashley Porter, a recent Home Support Worker/Personal Care Attendant (PCA) graduate, intends to make things a little easier for those living

  • First things, first – then second!

    First things, first – then second!0

    By Glenda McCarthy Many of the students signing up for the Commercial Driver program have never been behind the wheel of an 18-wheeler –  let alone know the advanced double-clutching technique used in these big rigs. Atlantic Diversified Transportation Systems (ADTS) is helping CNA students learn this technique through the design and manufacturing of a