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

My Journey to Getting Better With Money

by Keli on March 12, 2021

Learn about how Keli's discovered how to create a budget that works for her.

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Tips & Tricks for First Time Job Hunters

by Kira on March 5, 2021

Check out Kira’s tips on how to successfully start searching for your first job.

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Connect with the Online UBC (Uni)verse

by Richard on February 26, 2021

There's lots to explore at UBC, even if you're only visiting online - here's a handy guide to get acquainted!

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Keeping the Spark Alive: Part 1

by Tiffany on February 5, 2021

In the first installment of her series, Tiffany shares how to keep up excitement and relationships as we live and learn online.

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Why Keeping a To-Do List is a Good Idea

by Alina on January 29, 2021

All work and no play makes for a sad to-do list - here's how to make it better!

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