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“New Year New Me”


With 2017 successfully in our rear-view mirror and a brand new year ahead of us, all the resolutions come out. I’ve really never been opposed to new year’s resolutions, but there’s something that bugs me about them and it’s why I usually don’t formally commit to resolve anything. Sometimes we have this illusion that in

Does My Degree Suck?


I always see posts floating around social media titled ‘Top 10 Useless Degrees’ and ‘The Best Degrees of 2017’, which aim to highlight why certain majors are deemed ‘worthless’ or why others are “guaranteed” to make you a lot of money.   Why are some fields of study considered so worthless over others? Who gave

My Go-To Study Technique


If you read my post from earlier this week, you may have learned a few techniques to help take better notes and really get a better understanding of the material being taught. If you have no idea what I’m talking about but need better notes, check this post out. Okay so, maybe your notes are

Note-taking 101


I think I speak for most students when I say that midterm season means heightened stress, social media overload, and procrastination like never seen before. Midterm season is a force to be reckoned with, but there’s a silver lining. Midterm season means we’re that much closer to the sweet freedom of the holidays (right after

A Time To Be Thankful


There’s nothing that quite says autumn like a pumpkin spice latte during a crisp and colourful evening. On that note, the fall break wouldn’t be quite as exciting if it weren’t for the turkey, stuffing, and plethora of pies that officially kick off fall break relaxation. Thanksgiving is one of my favourite times of the

Well Deserved Fall Break


As we head into our much-anticipated fall break, the distraction and procrastination that accompanies it is just an arm’s reach away. However, I’m not here to guilt you. I think we could all benefit from some time off to just sit back and relax. Between reviewing lectures, countless readings and assignments, we’re constantly bombarded with

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