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All I am saying, is give Rez a chance…

One of my oft-repeated phrases when it comes to residence life has been that it makes getting involved and staying engaged on campus so much easier. Something I often tell parents when they approach me with concerns about residence living … Continue reading

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Why I took a year off (And why I might do it again!)

Anyone familiar with me is aware of how indecisive I’ve always been. Though I’d love to tell you I’ve gotten better at making a choice and committing to it, I can’t. And if you were to see what it’s like … Continue reading

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An unofficial requirement.

“I study political science….” I respond with reluctance, quite aware of what questions were to follow. “How are you liking it? Are you thinking of doing the MPIA as well?” And to be honest, the past couple of years have … Continue reading

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French Immersion Enrolment is Increasing across Canada

As a Glendon student, I’m no stranger to the benefits of bilingualism in Canada’s two official languages. And, as this article from the Globe & Mail shows, these benefits are no secret to parents across the country who are lining … Continue reading

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“Your gate is B29, be there by the time shown here.”

And naturally, I arrived way earlier than necessary. Usual state of business when I fly. I’m currently waiting at the gate and wondering if I want to venture off for a coffee. My parents dropped me off at the airport not too … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom

Today during the Jumpstart program, a university preparation course, I had the opportunity to speak to students about the transition into university. I wrote out some notes last night (as I like to procrastinate) on what I thought was an … Continue reading

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Don’t you forget about me

     I’ll admit, I have been feeling guilty lately for not having published in so long. Let me first apologize for that, and give a brief explanation of why before jumping into this next topic, which has been at … Continue reading

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Paris, je t’adore… Mais Toronto, je t’AIME!

Greetings from the Lion’s Den!      Hope everyone is doing well! As I am currently in the process of working to get to Rennes, where I’ll be doing my French exchange next year, I thought it would be a … Continue reading

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To build a home…

Greetings from the Lion’s Den       I must apologize for the blogging absence lately. The Den has been roaring with activity as we are really settling in to our student life lounge. I think the time is ripe, for more … Continue reading

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A little of this, A little of that…

Greetings from the Lion’s Den! It looks like we’re finally going to see some much anticipated summer weather coming in shortly, which is pretty awesome sauce. If you checked out last week’s post, it was very much an introduction to … Continue reading

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