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How to Sneak in Some “Me” Time During The Semester

During the semester, there will be times when emotions are running high, assignments are coming due, and your brain is quite simply going to explode from all the stress. But we don’t want that. Pushing yourself to get things done is great, but without making time to relax, you can run into some serious mental and […]

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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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How To Foster Your Creativity

It can be difficult to tap into your creative juices when you’re swamped with assignments, readings, and approaching due dates all at once. Sometimes, you just have to get your work done in a timely manner rather than focusing on how to make it your best work. Whether it’s writing an essay or script, working […]

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How I Choose My Classes

Before each semester, Ryerson students search through the course calendar to see which classes are being offered in their programs that semester and which ones they’re interested in taking. This can be a tricky process, especially when there’s an abundance of interesting classes you want to take, but eventually you have to narrow down the classes that […]

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5 New Uses for your Ryerson OneCard!

‘Wait a second.. Isn’t a OneCard just the ID you get once you’re accepted to Ryerson? I heard you use it like twice a year at exams..” WRONG!  Your OneCard is arguably one of the most important things you’ll own as a Ryerson student. In fact, here’s 5 unique uses you’ve probably never heard of: 1. Laundry […]

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Tips for Writing a Strong Essay

I’ve noticed that when I’m to edit an essays, or when required to conduct peer reviews in my courses, essay writing does not come easily to everyone. That’s why I have provided some tips for essay writing that I’ve gotten from professors, or learned from experience. I am in no way saying I get 100% on all my […]

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Keys to a Successful Start to Second Semester (ft. Victoria Morton)

Second semester is well underway here at Ryerson and everyone is back on campus! In efforts to find out how students were planning on a successful start to the semester I partnered with well-known student leader, Victoria Morton, and took it right to Gould St! Victoria isn’t your average third year Media Production student. She has been […]

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The Value of Peer-to-Peer Learning at Ryerson

One of my favourite things about Ryerson is the focus my courses take on group work and peer-to-peer learning. Getting hands on experience while collaborating with your peers is an extremely valuable tool to develop while you’re in university. Here’s a few reasons why this has been crucial for me in my personal and professional […]

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