Tag: Diary of an undergrad

Posted by Jamila on March 11, 2014

If you’re looking to bring out the leader in you, it’s a good idea to join one of the leadership programs here at  York University. One thing I like about Keele campus is that you get a l ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 6, 2014

Do you know that as a full-time student, you are automatically enrolled into the health and dental plan at York University provided by York’s Federation of Students (YFS)? Many new and returning stu ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 4, 2014

According to U.S. researchers, students who are physically active get better grades. Exercise and fitness can help improve academic excellence and from personal experience, I find this to be accurate. ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 27, 2014

Prepare yourself for the long haul students! For me, it’s that time of the year when essays are due almost every week and the stress is just packing on! I’ve been in the library so much ov ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 25, 2014

This post goes to everyone who’s coming to York University for an education in writing, English, communication studies or related field. Writing is one of my hobbies. I love it so much that I ca ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 20, 2014

Transportation played such a huge factor in my decision to accept York University. For money savvy students like me who would rather take the bus while in school than drive, both the frequency and var ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 18, 2014

Last week, I wrote a post about exploring York University libraries and now, here are some things you need to know about borrowing books and other resources. When I first started coming to YorkU, I di ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 13, 2014

Did you know York University has six libraries? These consist of five at the Keele and one at Glendon campus locations. I guarantee that after your classrooms or lecture halls, the library is next pla ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 11, 2014

So, you’re thinking of living on campus and away from home, but there’s just one problem — you haven’t found a place to stay, or maybe you’re afraid of having weird roommates. Fear not! ...
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