Sun’s out, books out: 8 study spots to soak up the summer weather

Winter is coming…. So enjoy the sunshine while it’s here and take your exam study sessions outdoors.

‘Tis the season to feel stressy

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Overwhelmed by finals? Approaching holidays stressing you out? Douglas College counsellors have tips to help you deal with the strain.

My First-Ever F: A Story of Academic Resilience

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I coasted through my first year with B’s, C’s and one P. I got the P in Biology, and I blamed it on procrastination and reeeaaally poor prioritization. I knew my mistake was not studying enough. It didn’t bother me too badly, though, because I actually liked biology, so I thought of it as a really bad mistake that I could easily rectify. And hey, at least I was far away from my biggest post-secondary nightmare: ACADEMIC PROBATION. Sometimes I have trouble balancing my academic life with my life as a student life,… Read More