Skills for Life

No surprise – university is not only about attending classes and writing paper after paper. It’s also about learning skills for your life, work and health. Check out the pages below to further skills to enhance your life!


Managing Your Time

Wasting a lot of time online? Pulling too many all-nighters? Getting better at managing your time is easier than you think!

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Presentation Design

Designing a presentation may sound easier than it seems! With the help of our toolkit, you'll be able to design the most effective presentation for academic and professional needs.

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Presentation Skills

Nothing causes anxiety in students quite like presenting. With our helpful tips and tricks, you’ll be chomping at the bit to present!

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Thinking Critically

You can’t get the most out of university without learning to think critically. It isn't easy, but with our handy guide, we’ll have you thinking up a storm in no time!

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…from our blog

Spaces as Time Machines: How to Unlock the Benefits of Nostalgia

by Annika on July 9, 2021

Does nostalgia always have to make you feel sad? Check out Annika's post to learn how to unlock the benefits of nostalgia.

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Congrats, Grads!

by Minori on June 1, 2021

This graduation season, we're sharing some essential resources for new beginnings!

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How to build confidence as an introverted minority

by Tam on May 28, 2021

Learn how an introverted minority student builds her confidence during her time at UBC.

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New Quiz Announcement!

by Alina on May 27, 2021

What are some transferable skills that you've gained during your time at university? Take this quiz and find out…

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A Guide to Spring Cleaning and Why You Should Do It (Hint: It’s Good For You)

by Geneviève on May 14, 2021

Refresh and reset for the new season with some spring cleaning tips!

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