The Intimidation Factor

“What do you want be when you grow up?” Seemingly simple, yet a question that becomes increasingly popular as we grow up. For children, typical answers fall along the lines of “a movie star”, “firefighter” or even “president!” Fast forward to your senior year of high school and when the same question is presented, adults

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Electives-The Choosiest of them All

Almost all universities/post-secondary institutes will require completion of a specific number of course credits to obtain your degree. These course credits can often be split up into two sections: Core Courses and Electives. Core courses, as the name suggest, are courses that you must successfully complete in order to obtain your degree. Electives however, are

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How to Achieve Balance in University: A First Year Undergraduate Student Perspective

 “Balance is not something you find, it is something you create.” – Jana Kingsford While it is extremely important to live a proactive life and to pursue your dreams, we often find ourselves stressed out by the fast approaching deadlines, commitments, activities and wonder if it is even possible to finish it all. However, even

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