learn outside classroom
This week, Chris shares how he’s benefitted from seeking out mentorship, and how you can reach out to someone, as well!
Time differences can make online learning complicated, and that’s even more the case for scheduled events like exams. Read on for our tips for being prepared for your big day!
Are you worried that your online exam won’t go smoothly? This week, Tam shares her tips for being well prepared and organized in preparation for finals season!
Have you been wondering about what resources are available to further your academic and/or career goals?
Should you work part-time during your studies at UBC? Read all about the pros and cons of doing so, and how to manage your priorities if you do!
How have you adapted to online learning? This week, Lina walks us through setting up ergonomic study spaces and scheduling for success!
Are you curious about getting involved at UBC, but lost as to where to start? You’re in luck! Read all about clubs, jobs, and volunteering opportunities in this week’s blog post by Tiffany!
Join us every Tuesday throughout the summer, at 12noon in front of Irving K Barber Learning Centre, East Mall entrance, for a short walk around somewhere different on campus and meet students and faculty members from all different disciplines!
With classes out, the overall decrease in academic stress can often leave students without any clear sense of purpose. However, it also opens up many new avenues for personal achievement. Whether you’re taking classes, working a job, or immersing yourself in foreign cultures, in the words of the late Steve Jobs, now is the time […]
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 […]
Last semester, I made a big mistake. Through meticulous course scheduling and major risk taking, I decided to go to school three times a week. As a trade-off, I was skipping a majority of my math classes to avoid the extra commute to school. Yes, I was able to get a lot more sleep, but […]
While our academics is important, learning beyond the classroom and getting hands-on experience can help you learn more about your strengths and inspire you to become a proactive learner in daily life. There are an abundance of ways for you to gain new skills and try new things outside of the classroom. Here are […]