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Apps to Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Making resolutions is a big part of the New Year, and on paper, my list of goals always seems super easy and attainable. But, over the course of the year I find myself becoming unmotivated, which means that I very rarely complete any of my resolutions. Keeping up with resolutions is a lot harder than we […]

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Ryerson’s New High School Summer Program!

Are you interested in design, technology, science and engineering? Do you feel like you aren’t getting enough exposure to them in high school? Well, you’re certainly not alone, and Ryerson has a cool new program to combat this! V4LAB is a new and innovative summer high school program held by Ryerson’s Faculty of Engineering and […]

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Ryerson x VidCon 2016… Say What?!

Yes. You read that right. A Ryerson student group funded by Ryerson Communication and Design Society (RCDS) will be sending 8 lucky students to VidCon 2016 in California this summer! Now that’s what I call experiential learning! Earlier this week I attended the info session being held by the new Ryerson student group New Wave Creators for all students interested […]

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A Guide To Effective Learning

  We’ve all been there before. You feel lazy, unproductive and like you’re in a slump – the last thing you want to do is learn. Hey guys! Today I’ll be sharing some of the techniques I use to get into a learning mindset or when I’m tackling a really difficult subject. I think that many of […]

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Winter 2015 – A Biomedical Engineering Student’s Semester

Hey crew! I recently discovered a fantastic sci-fi TV series called ‘Almost Human.’ It’s a cop drama with a futuristic twist and, as a biomedical engineering student, I can’t help but geek out at some of the awesome tech they’ve featured so far. This article’s cover animation showcases Dorian, a law enforcement robot (the series refers to […]

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What I’ve Learned So Far in Uni

I still hate studying  It’s currently 6:18 pm. Ask me how much studying I wanted to get done today, versus the amount I actually got done. Let’s just say the whole concept of studying makes me a very very sad girl. Just because a course is a “lab” instead of a “lecture”, doesn’t mean it is […]

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Creative Thinking for Uni Students

As a student, it is sometimes (ok, often) difficult to come up with fresh and creative ideas—especially when we are flooded with project and assignment deadlines.  So when I heard about a presentation called the Dean’s Lecture Series on Creative Thinking, I was eager to learn some tips for allowing those creative and innovative juices […]

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