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  • Dear SLN: Does My GPA Matter?

    Our advice for students asking, “Does my GPA matter?” falls somewhere between “Yes, totally” and “No, not at all.” Dear SLN is an advice column for students who are looking for no bullshit answers to tough questions. This week’s question comes from Marina on Facebook. “Does my GPA […]

  • Friends Beyond Borders

    Most people can agree that social media is far from perfect. But, it does serve as a great tool to stay connected with true friends and family from across the globe. Here’s why.  As the child of two immigrant parents, I have personally dealt with the difficulties of leaving some friends behind, […]

  • How a Summer Painting Company Launched My Successful Career in Finance

    Discover how Zack Kembar went from disorganized and unmotivated student to having a career in finance at Goldman Sachs. If you’re planning for a successful career in finance, you might want to listen to the Leaders of Tomorrow podcast. It’s where you can find insider tips and interviews from […]

  • The Top 10 Habits of Successful Students

    Have you wondered what distinguishes the successful people in life from the wannabes? As Aristotle suggests, it’s our good habits that lead to our accomplishments, not our individual actions. But which habits, exactly, will get us where we want to be in our lives? Here are ten of them that can […]

  • Why I Wanted to Drop Out in My Last Year of University

    With so many students struggling right now, the desire to drop out seems higher than ever across Canada. We found a past article where one student details her own desire to drop out. If you’re struggling, look for more student resources to cope with COVID-19 here. According to a Canadian study, […]

  • Tenaye Yun on COVID-19: What Does ‘All in This Together’ Really...

    Where does COVID-19 leave the next generation of frontline workers? We asked Tenaye Yun, a first year nursing student, to find out. The post Tenaye Yun on COVID-19: What Does ‘All in This Together’ Really Mean? appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • A Guide To At Home Learning During COVID

    Institutions are making adjustments to in-person instruction. Here are a few tips for learning during COVID and adapting to the new normal. The post A Guide To At Home Learning During COVID appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • University and College Rules You Can Break to Become an A+ Student

    Some rules were made to be broken. Especially these arbitrary university and college rules potentially holding you back from your full potential. There are made-up rules that every college student is presented with before embarking on their studies. Where these university and college rules came […]

  • College Me Vs. High School Me: “Wait, Nobody Cares I’m Skipping...

    High school becomes a distant memory once you graduate. And all of a sudden, things like seeing family, skipping class, and even buying groceries take on a very different shape when you get to post-secondary. As you walk across that stage and get your diploma, it’s like you make a magical […]

  • Experts Tips to Start Your Accounting Career

    Listen to how Kristen Cornell learned career skills early on that allowed her to advance her accounting career. If you’re dreaming of a successful career in accounting, you should be listening to the Leaders of Tomorrow podcast. It’s where you can find insider tips and interviews from the […]