Category: A YU Perspective

Posted by Garima on July 26, 2016

Annyeonghaseyo! (“Hello” in Hangul, South Korea’s national language) You may have read my last post, “The World within Your Reach,” where I highlighted many of York International’s initia ...
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Posted by Rebecca on May 5, 2016

University is a time for change and development, two things you will undoubtedly undergo once you start your journey at York. If you’re beginning that path in the summer, you’ve definitely taken t ...
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Posted by Rebecca on April 26, 2016

As I’ve mentioned on the blog before, I’m a bibliophile. I love writing stories and reading them! Books are a source of wonder for me. In a few chapters, I can trek mountains or fall in love with ...
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Posted by Rebecca on April 19, 2016

The snow has melted, the birds are chirping and sunshine has become a permanent part of the forecast. As exams are winding down and many of you are eager to start your vacation, it’s important to co ...
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Posted by Rebecca on April 7, 2016

Let’s start with the obvious: the university-student life is a hectic one. From juggling four to six courses at a time to working one or more part-time job(s) and incorporating some fun (I mean, ...
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Posted by Rebecca on March 21, 2016

Happy World Poetry Day! Today, the art of poetry is being celebrated all around the globe. UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) is responsible for declaring March ...
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Posted by Rebecca on March 17, 2016

The last year of high school is a very distinct year for most people — from prom to last-minute hangouts by the bleachers, it can feel like you’re cramming in the last four years of your existence ...
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Posted by Rebecca on March 8, 2016

“Mindfulness is a state of active, open attention on the present. When you’re mindful, you observe your thoughts and feelings from a distance, without judging them good or bad. Instead of lett ...
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Posted by Rebecca on March 1, 2016

  In this YU Blog series, we’re breaking down leadership into accessible bites to help you unleash your inner leader. If you like who we’re profiling today, check out our first and second ins ...
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