Siobhan Mullally

Siobhan Mullally is majoring in Environment, Resources and Sustainability at the University of Waterloo while also minoring in English. As both a budding ecologist and aspiring writer, she is interested in exploring the intersections of environment and communication. Since January 2021, Siobhan is taking on the role of editorial coordinator for Alternatives Journal (A\J).

Author Articles

On March 4th, 2021, Canada lost one of its most influential environmental scientists, David Schindler. Schindler was a champion of freshwater science, and a leading environmental advocate and conservationist. His...

Oil Spill on the Mediterranean Shore - Results in Shore Shutdown Source: Unsplash Black tar deposits have been reported all along Mediterranean beaches in Israel - forcing them to close...

A tree is probably the most iconic image of environmentalism. Or better yet, a person planting a tree. We are called tree-huggers by some people, after all. It has long...

The Dark Backstory of Gold Peruvian Rivers  Source: NASA  What appear to be rivers of gold running through the Amazon rainforest in Madre de Dios state in eastern Peru are...

Dearest Nature, I don’t express my love for you enough But I’m so grateful for all that you are You do so much for me   You provide for me...
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Bringing back the milkman model?  Source: Pixabay On Monday, Canada’s delivery service acts upon the traditional milkman model set to launch in Toronto. It will deliver brand name groceries and goods...

The month of January symbolizes new beginnings and tends to bring changes along with it. With a new year comes new opportunities. For me, as a co-op student, a new...

Source: Hillside Inside As we enter the month of February - the middle of a cold, grey winter, which also happens to be about the one year mark of the...

In my second year of university, I watched a documentary called The True Cost in a lecture and it brought me to tears. This film was all about the social...

As a borderline millennial/Gen Z individual, I am quite versed in the world of social media, having been introduced to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram from as early as 10-years-old. Back...

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In collaboration with York U’s Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, Alternatives Journal’s third issue of this year (46.3) is going to be a collection of stories from the perspective...
A/J is looking for a graphic designer to join our team in creating our next issue, Playbook for Progress! This is a great opportunity for a young designer looking to...