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Dr. Stresslove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My English Degree

The English Network

I was almost finished the semester, and I realized one tiny detail: I hated all my classes. This is the tale of how I followed my heart into an English degree, a network of professional contacts, and endless career possibilities. 

By: Elmira Bahrami Majd 2566 reads | 0 comments
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Workplace and the Race Against Time

Academic Success

Master's of Communication student, Sugandha Agarwal shares her tips for time-management and workplace productivity. 

By: Sugandha Agarwal 1981 reads | 0 comments
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Will a Certificate Help You STAND OUT?

Career Exploration

Thinking about taking a certificate program? Wondering how additional certification could help you in your career? If so, this article is for you.

By: Liu Siyu 3878 reads | 0 comments
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How to Handle Change: An International Student’s Guide to Navigating SFU

Culture

While going to university in itself is a major change, moving across the globe to study poses indescribable challenges. In a new country whether you are here for a semester or for years to come, I look back on my own experience to offer some resources that will help you navigate your time at SFU. 

By: Yasmim 12018 reads | 0 comments
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Comic Guide: 5 Tips to Survive Your First Week of University

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New experiences can be scary. The transition from high school to university can be tough, especially when you go from a class of 30 to a class of 200. In this comic strip blog post, Linnea offers her top five tips for kicking first day jitters to the curb. 

By: Linnea Vo 13266 reads | 0 comments
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4 Tips to Balance Co-op and School

part-time co-op

We millennials aren't lazy! We actually want it all– good grades, a life and experience to get us job market ready. Although those things seem mutually exclusive, Aninditha shares tips on successfully juggling a part-time co-op and school.

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 19649 reads | 0 comments
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Exams: How to Handle The "Threat of Academia"

Study Tips

Exams are often seen as "the great threat" in academia. This article explores why we often get anxious about exams, and offers both practical and personal tips to reduce the threat they pose!

By: David DiTomaso 5408 reads | 0 comments
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Tips on Studying Effectively

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Finals season is coming up, and so is the daily intake of caffeine by students – you know who we’re talking about. Exam stress is a natural part of life that everyone will face at one point or another, but there are ways to ease the amount of stress - read on to find out more!

By: Abbas Virji 7803 reads | 0 comments
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The Guilt-Free Guide To Changing Your Major

CSI Blog

Are you at a crossroads in your university career? Does the stress of changing majors have you doubting whether to make a change? Here are some thought provoking questions that can help guide you on the path to making a choice that’s right for you.

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The Importance of Study Breaks

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Ever wonder if you will be more productive after taking breaks during studying sessions? Read on to find out more...

 

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