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  • DirtMarket: Winning The Remarkable Students Competition

    Emma and Asad founded DirtMarket, an online marketplace that enables beneficial soil reuse. Their idea won them $10,000 thanks to CIBC! The post DirtMarket: Winning The Remarkable Students Competition appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • 6 Easy Ways to Become a Healthier Student

    Do you hear the siren call of fast food summoning you during a night of drinking? How about that bag of chips with your name on it? Or an Iced Capp before you start studying? We could come up with hundreds of excuses that make eating poorly and living unhealthily seem like the right choice. The […]

  • 5 Unnecessary Mistakes We All Make in University

    There’s a learning curve to every new season in life. Adjusting to post-secondary life can be somewhat overwhelming and you’ll be forgiven if you make any (or all) of these very common student mistakes. For many students, it’s the first time you’re moving away from home, the first time […]

  • Touché: How We Launched Our Company During COVID-19

    How the Renton siblings launched Touché Company during COVID-19. Their products are sold online and in select retail locations across Ontario. The post Touché: How We Launched Our Company During COVID-19 appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • How to Win Canada’s Luckiest Student: Your Official Guide

    A chance at $50,000 in life-changing prizes can be a lot to take in, which is why we’re here to help you figure out how everything works, from extra entries to daily challenges, so you can understand how to win Canada’s Luckiest Student. Enter the current round of Canada’s Luckiest Student […]

  • 10 Things No One Tells You About Post-Secondary Life

    From proper sleep to your GPA—breaking down the realities of post-secondary life that they never tell you about when entering college or university. Honesty is more helpful than lies, half-truths, and sugar-coated crap. But the latter is what way too many students hear when they ask questions […]

  • Decoding The Top 8 Computer Science Occupations

    We've compared some of the top computer science gigs among recent grads in Canada so that you don't have to. The post Decoding The Top 8 Computer Science Occupations appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • 10 Things You Need to Know as an Off-Campus Student

    Not every student is able (or has the desire) to live on res when they head off to college or university. If you’re planning on commuting to class, here are some things you should know about the realities of being an off-campus student. 1. Getting Involved Is Key It can be difficult to establish […]

  • I Took a Gap Year and Survived: “I Knew I Wasn’t Ready,...

    Considering a gap year? Here’s what you need to know… I remember the feeling so distinctly. I had just turned 17. It was spring and I was finishing Grade 12 and would soon be graduating high school. I had spent years pushing myself to fit the mould that I felt everyone else fit so easily. The […]

  • How to Turn Your Internship Into a Full-Time Job (With GIFs)

    Your alarm goes off late. You rush through the shower, spill multiple cups of coffee, and finally drop at your desk for your full-time job summer internship like you jumped out of an airplane. Welcome to your life as an adult human being. It’s not so bad. Except that, surrounding you, there […]