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When things don’t quite go like you PLAN-ned

When things don’t quite go like you PLAN-ned

Lists. Agendas. 5-year plans. 10-year plans. In university, we are consistently planning and encouraged to do so.

I Think I Can!

I Think I Can!

Many students may not realize how significant self-efficacy can be to their academic success, let alone know what it means.

We’re Hiring for Winter 2019-20!

We’re Hiring for Winter 2019-20!

We have two positions open: the desk team (part-time) and web team (full-time). We will be hosting rolling interviews, so apply as soon as possible before August 20th!

Tech Talk Tuesdays

Tech Talk Tuesdays

Tech Talk Tuesdays is a series created on our Instagram page to provide students with information on how to use equipment available for loan at our Help Desk.

Why do we write at universities?

Why do we write at universities?

Instructors ask you to write because in the world of academia, writing is the primary form of communication used to share knowledge.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part III

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part III

Balancing schoolwork with personal life or family relationships could even improve your academic performance and boost your personal wellbeing.

An Interview with Writing Consultants

An Interview with Writing Consultants

We recently sat down with four of our consultants to ask them a few questions about Writing Consultations and the writing process.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part II

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part II

In Part 2 of this three-part series, we examine the role of exercise and physical activity and their impact on exam scores.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part I

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part I

In Part 1 of this three-part series, we explore the importance of sleep on student achievement and well-being.

How to Excel at Teamwork

How to Excel at Teamwork

4 tips and tricks that will help you to work confidently and contribute ideas effectively while working in a team setting!