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How to Read Your University Course Syllabus
The university course syllabus is almost like an agreement between the professor and their students, so you want to make sure you know how to read it. It spells out the expectations for the course. It will usually tell you what you are expected to do (assignments, exams, deliverables, readings) and how you will beContinue reading “How to Read Your University Course Syllabus”
Tips for the First Week of University
Are you a soon-to-be university student starting in September? Or maybe you already started university but you are returning for the next semester? I recommend following these tips for the first week of university to get your courses started off right! 1. Make a Friend in Each Class2. Attend Every Class3. Meet Your Professor4. ReviewContinue reading “Tips for the First Week of University”
Understanding Your Skills and Interests
What are your aptitudes and interests? Gaining a better understanding of yourself will help you when planning your courses, major, and career.
Transferable Skills for Students
Transferable skills are so important for students, and this is the best time to gain experience and build them. When you are just beginning your university journey, it may be difficult to identify and describe your aptitudes and experiences.
Study Skills for University Students
Let me share my top study tips with you! I experimented a lot to figure this out, and you should see what works for you, too. Good luck!
University Student Career Exploration
As a student, you are in the ideal time of your life to try on different careers: Your university can probably connect you with multiple opportunities, you don’t have to stay in any role for too long, and you can build your resume at the same time!
The Top 5 People to Know at Your University
Who are the top 5 people you should know on campus? Find out here! These are the students, faculty and staff you should connect with to succeed at university.
How can I explore my career options?
Career development is something you should work on throughout your education and career. How can you explore your career options while you’re a student? Undergraduate students can start setting professional development goals and working towards them while they’re still at university. Read job postings Start your career exploration by reading job postings to see what’sContinue reading “How can I explore my career options?”
How Should I Choose My Major?
Maybe it’s time to start planning for your undergraduate degree, and you have to start asking the big questions about which degree programs and universities you should apply to. Or maybe you’re an undecided student already at university. If these sound like you, you are probably thinking, I don’t know what to study! What shouldContinue reading “How Should I Choose My Major?”