Dave’s Diary: My Fascination With Sigmund Freud

Dave's Diary

Of all the posts I’ve written, the one that seems to consistently get the most page views is this one on strengths and weaknesses, Freud, and Alfred Adler. I guess there’s a lot of psychology students out there scouring the web in search of information on how these two prominent historical figures viewed the issue.

By: David Lindskoog 2841 reads | 0 comments

Just Like Bunko: Leaving an Imprint

Just Like Bunko

During the past five years at SFU, I have been asked multiple times: what do I want to become after I graduate? Every time, I would hesitate before answering. I didn’t have an exact position I wanted to be in, nor did I know whether I would have the skills for whatever that ended up being. Hence, my typical answer: “I don’t know.” To many, uncertainty is uncomfortable.

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Four Tips For A Successful Co-op Experience


Co-operative Education can be an excellent way of enriching your academic experience and narrowing down your potential career options. Employers increasingly cite real-life or internship experience as one of the most desirable qualities in applicants.

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Dave’s Diary: Money Makes You Less Motivated

CSI Blog

Money is a terrible motivator. If I were to say to you, “Reader, I’d like you to come up with a creative way of solving this problem we have,” or “I’d like you to complete this complex task requiring somewhat sophisticated cognitive abilities,” you’d actually perform worse if I offered you a nice chunk of change as a reward.

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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! From Amritsar to Sonagachi


Lindsay, one of the four, SFU Health Sciences Co-op Students on Co-op in India shares images from her incredible travels across india.

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Dave’s Diary: Young & Pissed Off

Life Experience

“I’m young and I’m pissed off.” What a wonderful quotation, spoken by a student I saw recently. I was captured immediately by how much it conveyed, both cognitively and emotionally, in such few words. The student was discussing their passion for politics and ambitions of being an agent of social change.

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Dave’s Diary: Investing in the Old Boys’ Club

CSI Blog

Academia is a strong brew, taken without milk or sugar, steeped in tradition, and drunk from ceremonial cups. Its roots extend at least as far back as Plato’s Academy and perhaps as long ago as 2257 BC in China.

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Dave’s Diary: Ryan Kahn – Another Pretty Face, Or A Career Hero?

CSI Blog

Dr. Phil. Dr. Drew. Dr. Oz. I’ve long had a distrust of these kinds of "celebrity experts", but never really felt like I had too much to say about them. This week, though, I added a new name to that list, and felt it significant enough to break my silence on the issue.

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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! The Archana School for Girls


Martyna shares an experience at the Loretta School for Girls parent's day event which showcased the girls dedicating a dance to their loved ones.

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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! SFU is AWESOME!

International Co-op

Christine shares her reflections on working and living in India for five weeks, as part of the Health Sciences Takes India series.

By: Christine 1681 reads | 0 comments
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