Category: On-board to York

Posted by Sam on January 12, 2017

The holidays are over and you are likely in one of two situations. You are either enjoying a newfound fortune (granted a fortune for a student is a $25 Starbucks gift card) courtesy of your generous f ...
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Posted by Garima on November 10, 2016

Dear First-Year Self, How are you? Excited and nervous at the same time? Sometimes great, sometimes not quite so much? I know how you feel . . . . The transition from high school to university is not ...
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Posted by Garima on October 25, 2016

If you’ve been following my mini series on personal branding, you’ll know that today it’s time for part 3 of how to craft a successful identity to help you achieve your goals: Online ...
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Posted by Sam on September 29, 2016

I was having a conversation with a friend a couple days of ago about a particular classmate in one of her courses. She was irritated by her classmate’s tendency to interject into any class discussio ...
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Posted by Sam on September 22, 2016

As a first-year university student, wouldn’t it be wonderful to peer into the future and have a conversation with your fourth-year, senior self? You could find out what you wish you would have done ...
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Posted by Garima on September 2, 2016

Moving into residence this September? This post is for you!   Much like everyone says, res life will truly become one of the best experiences of your life. From waking up 15 minutes before your c ...
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Posted by Sam on August 23, 2016

  So I’m graduating in the fall. Everyone keeps asking, “Are you excited? What’s the plan after?”, to which I respond with a smile, “Of course! I intend to get a full-time job in the field ...
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Posted by Simone on August 9, 2016

As an international student, leaving home and beginning a new journey abroad can be stressful and potentially disorienting. When I was leaving home to come study here at York, a lot of questions came ...
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Posted by Garima on July 28, 2016

A few weeks ago I shed some “club spotlight” on an organization called the Rotaract Club of York University. As an executive member of this organization, I had a sponsored opportunity to go to Was ...
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