Category: Get In The Know

Posted by Sam on September 20, 2016

  Lists are love, lists are life. Today on the YUBlog I bring to you a quick list of 15 resources and tools — some known, some not so well known — that York students of all years can use and ...
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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 Garima on August 16, 2016

PLACES @ YORKU   The Ab: “The Ab” is a nickname for The Absinthe Pub & Coffee Shop, which is run by students. Housed in Winters College, the Ab features a large-screen TV, dartboards, pin ...
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Posted by Sam on August 11, 2016

Did you know York University has a campus in Costa Rica? Pretty awesome, right? Even cooler is the fact that it is located in the foothills of La Amistad National Park, which encompasses 401,000 hecta ...
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Posted by Garima on August 2, 2016

Are you in grades 9 to 11 and looking into early acceptances or early considerations for university? Well, look no further! Here is a comprehensive list of things you should be looking out for to ensu ...
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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 Sam on July 21, 2016

It’s difficult to speak for all people, and very rarely is it OK to do so, but there are certain desires I think everyone subconsciously pursues. We all want people to listen to us, to heed our advi ...
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Posted by Garima on July 19, 2016

Ever since I was young, I was told to travel; traveling didn’t only leave you speechless, it turned you into a storyteller. And as I have grown up, I could not agree more. Although I’ve had my ...
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Posted by Sam on June 30, 2016

You are a Grade 12 high school student, have just gotten back the final grades from your treacherous high-school adventure — and much to your chagrin, they are not quite what you expected. The unive ...
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