Category: Journey to the Centre of York

Posted by Megan on April 15, 2015

When I was a student in high school, I remember dreading the very idea of summer school. I only went once, to upgrade a physics mark, but I just recall feeling like a failure, judged, because if I had ...
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Posted by Megan on February 10, 2015

As graduating high-school students become more and more excited as June gets ever closer, one important part of university  is already occupying your minds – your offers of admission. You might ...
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Posted by Megan on February 9, 2015

  Meet Pearl Zare, this week’s Influential Leader at York U. Pearl is 23 years old and a Kinesiology & Health Sciences student. She currently has an impressive number of roles as a ...
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Posted by Megan on January 6, 2015

January is one of the best times for students to set goals, not just because of the tradition of setting New Year’s resolutions, but because January offers a fresh start after students have had ...
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Posted by Megan on December 18, 2014

It’s hard to believe that the holiday season is upon us, and 2016 almost over! Every year I try to get my holiday shopping done early, but I always seem to fall into the pattern of buying th ...
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Posted by Megan on December 16, 2014

Many Ontario high school students have eagerly submitted applications for their programs of interest. This post is not for them. This post is for you – someone who knows they want to go to un ...
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Posted by Megan on December 10, 2014

This post is going to focus on the idea of self-identifying. Check back in January for a post on the various academic accommodations that are available to students who have self-identified, as well a ...
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Posted by Megan on December 9, 2014

Introducing Influential Leaders at York U (ILYU), a new weekly series inspired by Humans of New York. Each week I’ll profile a new inspirational student leader on campus. You’ll read abou ...
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Posted by Megan on December 4, 2014

Why is York the ultimate destination for mature students? I sat down with Sunera Ali, a current mature student to find out more.   “Why did you choose York?” As a mature student, I wa ...
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