Author: Rebecca

Rebecca M. is a third-year English major. She no longer blogs regularly for the YU Blog but may post on occasion as a guest-blogger.

Posted by Rebecca on January 14, 2016

The holidays are officially over, and we as students have resumed our regular routines. Mine consists of drinking copious amounts of tea and trying to keep myself afloat amid the Winter semester. We&# ...
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Posted by Rebecca on December 22, 2015

It’s officially that time of year – the nights are longer, peppermint lattes are on every coffee menu and that one house on your street already has a in its front yard . . . it’s the Holidays! ...
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Posted by Rebecca on December 15, 2015

Two thousand and fifteen has been a whirlwind of a year. From Canadian musicians tearing up the charts (e.g. Drake and Justin Bieber) to getting a new prime minister, it’s been an eventful year ...
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Posted by Rebecca on December 8, 2015

In the age of short text messages and emoji-filled Instagram comments, it is safe to say that we don’t always take the time out to think deeply about what is happening in our lives. We metaphoricall ...
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Posted by Rebecca on November 24, 2015

The Winter semester is coming to a close, which means we have entered a fifth season — exam season. The weather forecast tends to be dark, cool and dreary with light showers of stress ahead. But gu ...
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Posted by Rebecca on November 17, 2015

The art of writing can be a magical process, one where you can create an entire world with a pen and paper (or on screen with a keyboard, whatever is your preference). As a budding creative writer mys ...
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Posted by Rebecca on November 10, 2015

This past weekend’s Fall Campus Day was a massive success! As a volunteer, I was really excited to meet prospective students, answer questions about student life and help people find their way a ...
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Posted by Rebecca on November 5, 2015

York University is hosting Fall Campus Day (FCD) at the Keele campus this Saturday, November 7, from 10am to 2:30pm. The day is the best time to visit the campus, take a tour and meet some of the pass ...
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Posted by Rebecca on November 3, 2015

  York University offers many opportunities to get involved and become engaged. Whether it’s through volunteering, working at an on-campus job, spending time at your College or joining a new cl ...
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