Category: On-board to York

Posted by Sam on November 1, 2016

Building on one of my previous posts, The Importance of Applying What You Learn, I thought I’d take the next logical step and tell you about Experiential Education (EE). It’s one of those ...
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Posted by Simone on October 6, 2016

Hello again, international students! After giving you tips on how to prepare for your arrival in Toronto, making a few suggestions on what to do once you get here and preparing for classes, it is now ...
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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 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 Simone on August 18, 2016

After giving you some tips last week on how to prepare  before arriving in Toronto, today is the day to talk about what happens once you get here. These tips will likely become part of your everyday ...
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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 Sam on June 21, 2016

For those of you who don’t know, today, June 21, is the 20th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day here in Canada. To honor York University’s long-standing connection to Indigenous heritage, we ...
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Posted by Garima on June 16, 2016

Figuring out your course schedule for the upcoming school year just got easier! Before I reveal all the details . . . A little flashback: Just more than a year ago, I was an incoming student with litt ...
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