News

  • We’re Funding Student Passion Projects—New Campaign Revealed!

    Enter our Remarkable Students competition for a chance to win up to $10,000* + expert advice to help grow your passion project! The post We’re Funding Student Passion Projects—New Campaign Revealed! appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • Group Projects Suck. This Will Make Them Suck Less.

    I know you. You don’t play well with others. You’re the Tony Stark of the metaphorical Avengers that is your group project. Go ahead. Say it, “I am Iron Man.” You know you want to. And that’s okay sometimes, but eventually, you’re going to need to work with others to create something […]

  • Ajay Shah: McMaster Medical Student Supports The Frontlines

    Last spring, Ajay was one of the hundreds of medical students to volunteer on the frontlines and support those that were most vulnerable. The post Ajay Shah: McMaster Medical Student Supports The Frontlines appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • 7 Ways 2020 Is Still Messing With Students and Your Money

    If you thought the changing state of the world was a headache before, wait until you see how everything that happened to you in 2020 will affect your taxes. This might not be the year to do them yourself. 2020 was a… Disaster?  Blessing in disguise?  Write-off? We’d use some choice language […]

  • 11 Best Study Tips: The Dos and Don’ts of Exam Studying

    It’s midterm season, which means it’s time to brush up on those best study tips and tricks for acing your next exam. Because otherwise, just picture this… The big midterm worth 30% of your grade is tomorrow. After hours of doing everything but studying, you’ve finally decided to settle down […]

  • 9 Stages of Midterm Exams Told Through GIFs

    It’s that time of year again. I’m talking about EXAM TIME! Because if there are any two words that get student hearts racing, they are: midterm exams. Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned pro, here are the different stages you’ll realistically face: 1. You’re going to crush […]

  • Here’s How I Grew The Global Spotlight Foundation During COVID-19

    Here's how COVID-19 influenced The Global Spotlight Foundation, and what change may look like in a post-pandemic world. The post Here’s How I Grew The Global Spotlight Foundation During COVID-19 appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.

  • How to Stop Freaking Out and Nail Your Presentation

    You hear presentation, but your brain hears SABRE-TOOTHED TIGER! Why? Because your brain is still basically wired the same as it was in cave-people days. So…how exactly are you, with the brain of a cave-person, expected to nail your presentation? Sure, you know how to send a text and make toast, […]

  • A Former SickKids Nurse Recruiter Tells You How to Get Hired at a...

    If you want to be hired as a nurse, here’s what you’ll need to impress a Level One Hospital nurse recruiter. Editor’s Note: This article was originally published before COVID-19 and while certain hiring processes may have changed, the overall advice for building a nursing resume, impressing […]

  • MY MONEY MY FUTURE: You Could Win Up to $10,000!

    Are you up for the My Money My Future challenge? Create a new resource to help make cents of money, and you could win up to $10,000! The post MY MONEY MY FUTURE: You Could Win Up to $10,000! appeared first on Student Life Network Blog.