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A Professor’s Perspective On Avoiding Overwork

Dr. Laura Bisaillon is a social scientist who is interested in the social organizers of health and illness. She mostly teaches senior undergraduate social science courses at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC). Professor Bisaillon...

Why results aren’t the most important thing

January 2, 2019, by John Why results aren’t the most important thing Loser? “Hey Tom*! You scored so well! Only 1B!”  With hardly a word, my form teacher had moved on from me to her next student, leaving me to deal with the tsunami ...

Seize the day as an international student!

December 31, 2018, by John Seize the day as an international student! ‘If not me, who? If not now, when?’ In her 2014 speech to the UN Women Convention, Emma Watson’s words sparked me out of my slumber. Carpe Diem! Seize the day! Duri...

4 Types of Financial Aid Students Can Count On

To make it through college/university, it’s helpful to know about the different ways of acquiring financial aid. While top athletes and valedictorians are prestigious scholarship holders, the rest of us need to figure out how to pay for o...

SLN’s 15 Favourite Articles From 2018

Read our favourite articles from 2018. We took a look back at this year on the SLN Blog and picked out some of our favourite articles and most-read pieces. From shopping to sex, class to cheating, music to mental health—check them all ou...

The Legend of Winter

December 21, 2018, by Jem The Legend of Winter Sure, humility’s a pretty thing but ugly it becomes when in the way of the truth. Frank honesty thus guides these five-fingered wonders across my keyboard, bidding them to spell out the trues...

Incredible Aspirations: In Conversation with Jeff Kinnaird (President, The Home Depot Canada)

Student Life Network recently sat down with another successful business executive as part of SLN’s Executive Leadership Interview Series. Read on to learn what Jeff Kinnaird had to say to us about achieving success. The legendary Michael ...

5 Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Long-Distance Partner

When you’re in a long distance relationship, there are a lot of struggles along the way. The holiday season is a big one. A time when you and your partner should be attending family christmas parties and kissing under the mistletoe is spe...

How To Win A Scholarship: The 5 Most Important Things

Scholarship applications are challenging. First, you have to search for opportunities and you need to be very diligent during that process. Then, the application process starts. You’ll be writing one essay after another, while waiting for...

10 Shows to Watch on Netflix That Aren’t Friends

This past week has been a roller coaster ride for fans of the show, Friends. After rumours emerged that the popular sitcom would be leaving Netflix, Twitter erupted with an outcry of disapproval from heartbroken viewers. Fan reactions: The ...

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