A pathway to resilience

Memorial University student and public activist, Ms. Gemma HIckey hopes to encourage others to integrate physical fitness and healthier food into their lifestyle in order to combat mental illness.  After her own training this past year for her cross island Hope Walk which departs Port aux Basques in July, Ms. Hickey has seen the physical and mental benefits of a more active lifestyle.

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Lost (and found) in translation

Not surprisingly, it’s difficult to find an accurate translation of the word “mummers” in Chinese.  

That slight hiccup in understanding occurred during folklorist Dr. Gerald Pocius’s recent trip to Guizhou province, in the southwest of China.

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