How to Ask for a Great Reference Letter

Despite often being neglected until the application deadline, reference letters are crucial for the selection committee to gain a better sense of who you are. They provide additional information regarding your suitability for the award / position that cannot be conveyed solely in your resume, grades, or application statement. While your personal statement provides insight

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A Guide to Surviving Grade 12

In hindsight, I could have improved a lot of things in  grade 12, the year that was my most challenging and fast-paced in high school. The problem with hindsight is that it is completely useless to the me of the past. However, hindsight is valuable to my  present self and perhaps to you, dear readers.

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The Benefits of Studying Abroad & How to Get Started

Throughout my life, I’ve had the privilege to travel to numerous countries, including China, Australia, France, and Germany. Furthermore, I’ve been raised in a variety of places, from my tiny birth place of Pullman, Washington to College Station, Texas, to New York City and Toronto and finally Edmonton and its suburb Sherwood Park. As a

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