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How To Actually Be Productive During Reading Week

We all know how fall reading week usually goes. You promise yourself to catch up on readings but end up four hours deep on YouTube videos about puppies riding skateboards. Use these tips to avoid dedicating yourself completely to the internet and get a few things on your to-do list done. One: Break It Up […]

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How To Properly Enjoy Your Reading Week

Before every reading week, I find myself in a state of delusion about how much work I’ll actually accomplish during the week. I tend to be super optimistic, but there’s something about being back home that makes me completely forget about my responsibilities. But now I’m determined to make all of my dreams come true. […]

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Stop-Motion Video: Building A Gundam Model

Hey guys! I am hooked on building little Gundam model robots. This reading week, I recorded myself building another model in a stop-motion style video. I took one picture every thirty seconds and the end result was pretty neat. You can watch the video below, running with a small clip from DJ Shadow’s Affectations track: It’s getting […]

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Reading Week Realizations

We Ryerson students are lucky to have two reading weeks: one in the fall and one in the winter semester.  And as I continue through second year, I have noticed that there are a few things–realizations if you will–that are almost always bound to occur during these two particular weeks.  I thought I’d share them […]

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The 15 Stages of Reading Week

If you are reading this post, congratulations, you have made it to the winter reading week 2014. At first you will feel like: You’ll do things like this: and this: Until you get an email from your professor reminding you of that essay that is due after the break and you will cry. Before you […]

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