Browsing articles tagged with " university"
Jun
6
2013

2013 Summer programs – academic boot camps to help you succeed

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High School Essay Writing Boot Camp A one-week course that will prepare students for English and all writing-based courses at the high school level. July 29th – Aug 2nd (SG), Aug 12th – Aug 16th (WV) Introduction to University Level Writing Workshop A two-day course that prepares university-bound students for the challenges of writing for different disciplines at the post-secondary level. July 29th – July 30th (WV), Aug 19th – Aug 20th (SG) US Admissions […]

Jan
4
2012

6 Tips to get through (and own) the winter term! – by Greg Overholt, Students Offering Support

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With a long break, and the shadow of exams still looming over your shoulders, the winter term seems unbearable.  At this moment, you have probably realized you will need to get your ass in gear for the upcoming term – and that sounds miserable right? Right. I’ve gotta tell you though – after having seen so many students have a great fall term to then waste away their winter term, I know that you need […]

Feb
27
2011

Gap Year .. should I stay or should I go?

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The Aussies and the Kiwis (no disrespect intended .. just easier to write) have definitely got this right!  They have always encouraged and embraced the concept of the ‘year out’ to travel before university.  Finally, the rest of the world is catching up and Canadian students are starting to jump on the band wagon and  take the well-deserved break after high school. It’s a long conveyor belt of studies from kindergarten to university, and there’s nothing wrong with […]

Feb
14
2011

Smart Entrepreneurs will be checking out business and work experience options at the Study and Go Abroad Fair

Do you want to be an entrepreneur?  What does it take to start your own business?  Certainly you need drive and an entrepreneurial attitude, but what other skills do you need?  The number of new entrepreneurship degrees and courses within business programs offered by universities and business schools in Canada and worldwide prove that education providers are recognizing the need for skills in those areas. Why study to start your own business? If you already […]