Category: Archive

Posted by Jamila on September 6, 2016

I’ve lived in the YorkU Village for a long time, and I often walk home late at night from the library, frequently between 12am and 2am. Sometimes I go out, only to return well after dark on the ...
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Posted by Simone on August 30, 2016

Hello again, international students! After having given you tips on how to prepare for your arrival in Toronto and making some suggestions about what to do once you get here , it is time now to talk ...
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Posted by Garima on August 25, 2016

As summer comes to an end, a new era begins: O-WEEK 2016! O-WEEK FAQS What is O-Week, you ask? O-Week, also known as Orientation Week or Frosh, is a week-long event that allows incoming students to ea ...
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Posted by Garima on May 31, 2016

I will be one of the first to admit that besides my Grade 9 project on the Aurora Borealis (commonly referred to as the Northern Lights) and its origins based on Indigenous folklore, I was never as we ...
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Posted by Sam on May 12, 2016

Here at the YUBlog, we’re always looking for new and interesting ways to present the true University experience. Photos, videos, the written word, testimonials . . . you name it. One thing we h ...
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Posted by Sam on May 3, 2016

  This being the YU Student Blog, giving you information from a student’s perspective is obviously our main intention. What this can sometimes translate to, however, is us talking a lot ab ...
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Posted by Sunera on April 28, 2016

  The great thing (well, one of the many great things) I love about York is the flexibility of taking courses throughout the year. Students can begin their studies in the fall, winter or summer t ...
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Posted by Sam on April 21, 2016

The life of a student can be complicated. Study too much and you can experience burnout, but study too little and you’re seen as lazy and incapable. No truer is this than during the most wonderful t ...
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Posted by Sam on April 14, 2016

With another school year wrapping up, the University will once again be welcoming a new wave of first-year students to the vast York community this coming fall. For those of you who are prospective st ...
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