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4 Legit Back to School Tips

Aren’t you sick of the back-to-school clichés? We know we are! So check out some REAL back-to-school tools here.

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Academic Integrity: Who Gives a $@#%?

Don’t cheat. Cite your sources. Submit your work.

Is there more to academic integrity than just hard rules?

What’s Your Fix?

What’s Your Fix?

 It’s 2 a.m. in the morning and you glance at the bottom of your Word document. 1500 words to go in 7 hours, I can do this. But the long day of unengaging classes, standing at work and arguing with your roommate about chores just makes you want to hit the sack. No, I […]

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Struggling? Stressed?: Adopting a positive attitude to challenges

Students at UBC are often well-versed with the myriad of resources available on campus. Throw one of us a problem and we can often quickly spit out a resource that we know our peers and ourselves can access: “Feeling sick?” “Go to the doctor?” “Not getting the grade you want in classes?” “Get a tutor.” […]

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What Does it Mean to Be a Professional?

‘Professionalism’ is one of those buzzwords which often gets tossed around by people who want to give you career advice. But what does it mean to be a professional? Rarely does anyone give a precise definition of what it means to act professionally, and when someone does, they generally produce a rigid list of rules […]