Throwback: “3 Simple Tips to Survive Your First Lecture: Part 2- Note Taking”

Written by: Sarah Camacho Physically preparing yourself for a lecture is one thing. Knowing the proper way to take notes is another thing. There isn’t one right way to take notes during a lecture. Everyone is different, therefore everyone learns differently. Here is the second part of the “How to Survive Your First Lecture” series, focusing on note taking. Tip …

Throwback: “3 Simple Tips to Survive Your First Lecture”

Written by: Sarah Camacho The transition into university can be an overwhelming experience. Walking through those doors for the first time feels a lot like walking through your high school on your first day of grade nine; the butterflies and the anxiety surfaces at the sight of the new surroundings and all the new and unfamiliar faces. Amongst all …

Getting Through a Presentation, When All you Want to Do is Run Away

Written by Sarah Camacho When I graduated from high school, I thought I was saying good-bye to presentations as well…my #1 enemy. First year went by and I was ecstatic that there wasn’t a single presentation on any of my syllabi. Second year started and I remember my heart stopping at the sight of “Presentation- …