Nor'easter News

Thanks for the Free Condoms! How about Pads and Pills?

Shannon Cardinal, Advising Editor

January 26, 2016

Dear UNE, Why is it that if I forget a pad on campus, I’m being charged $0.50 by machines that are often clogged or empty, but condoms are free and available by the basket? We have an entire event dedicated to making it rain...

Friends Reunion False Alarm

Morgayne Nash, Editor-in-chief

January 17, 2016

As someone who is a self-diagnosed "Friends Addict", this upcoming Friends Reunion was a rollercoaster of emotions. From smiles to anger, to forgiveness and tears, it was like watching the series all over again in a span of a...

OpEd: Silencing Prisoners is a Crime

Shannon Cardinal, Advising Editor

October 26, 2015

Last week, the Maine Department of Corrections released the proposed changes to their discipline policy, under Ch. 10 Subsection 20.01. These changes include prohibiting prisoners from interacting with the public via media, by...

Dishing It Out with Dustin

Dustin Booska-Moulton, Columnist

October 26, 2015

​'Tis the season for pumpkin spice and all things basic. We tend to see these things blow up on social media, but it's also the time for midterms. Which means by the time this article comes out, we'll be a little more than half...

Dishing It Out with Dustin

Dustin Booska-Moulton, Columnist

August 20, 2015

As you settle in, you're all probably thinking about getting involved. UNE has so many clubs and organizations to be part of. As you've probably noticed, the student population at UNE roughly resembles a Hersey's Cookies and Cream ba...

Dishing It Out With Dustin

Dustin Booska-Moulton, Columnist

April 27, 2015

Words can't describe how thankful I am to all of my readers for supporting me by reading about all of my experiences. Also, your outfit is on point today! Now how do you feel? Perhaps happier because I acknowledged something your...

Nor’easters Increase Body Image Awareness

Morgayne Nash and Morgayne Nash

April 27, 2015

The body image epidemic has hit home, and students are becoming more aware of the problem. Juliette Finnerman, a sophomore at UNE, has seen the issue of body image on campus, “I've heard a few friends talk about knowing people...

Senior Reflections: the Good, the Bad, and the Eh

Caroline Saban and Caroline Saban

April 26, 2015

When I decided to graduate a year early, I never thought I’d be sad about never doing homework again. I mean, I definitely am over the moon about never cracking open another textbook, reading one monotonous page after another,...