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Switching modes and diluting cognitive overload

Switching modes and diluting cognitive overload

As students we are approaching a very stressful time of the term; just finishing up midterm season and preparing for final exams. Not to mention, we have other priorities that occupy our lives outside of academia. Individually, our priorities will differ but we all must maintain a level of focus and composure in other areas […]

Living on a Student Budget

Living on a Student Budget

Beginning this term, I found myself in a difficult financial situation. I came to Vancouver low on money without working this summer and numerous expenses waiting to be paid. It was a horrible way to start the beginning of a new term. I felt so insecure, that it started to impact me academically. Instead of […]

Welcome to UBC 2017

Welcome to UBC 2017

Welcome all UBCers back on campus this September! There’s some excitement in the air (or maybe that’s just the smoke). In any case we at the Chapman Learning Commons have want to welcome everyone through the fog to our space for any assistance you might need! Located on the 3rd floor of the Irving K. […]

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Summer Fever

When the fall semester ended in May, we were so excited about the prospects of sleeping in till noon, strolling along the sea wall under the daytime sunshine and hanging with friends till late because, hey, summah’s heeeeeeere! But as the summer has progressed, we’ve realized that we need to fill my time with more […]

Have a Great Summer!

Have a Great Summer!

As the term wraps up and the summer approaches, our student team wanted to let you know what they’ve learned and what they’ll be moving on to this summer, and beyond!