Tag Archives: University

Upper Level Courses: What to Expect

With your registration dates fast approaching, many of you will likely have already picked out your courses for your second year of university! But how do second year courses differ from first year courses? What can you expect from your … Continue reading

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A Taste of Scottish Culture: Robbie Burns Day in Lethbridge

Haggis, bagpipes, Scotch whisky, and Burns poetry. That sounds like a night out to me! In a place like Lethbridge, the only time to have all these things under one roof is on Robbie Burns Day. It’s a great chance … Continue reading

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Starting university in January?

Most students start their university careers in September, but there’s a small group of us who started in January! Like some of you reading this, my first semester at the U of L was a winter semester. Our experience is … Continue reading

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10 New Year’s Resolutions for Students

Happy New Year! If you haven’t come up with a resolution for this year, here is a list of ideas you should consider as you get ready to commence the New Year and a new semester. 1. Keep a journal. … Continue reading

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Final Exams and Winter Break

Winter break is in sight! There’s just that one little hill to climb and then… wait, it’s a trap! Like vultures, a flock of exams swoop out of the air and attempt to thwart you from reaching your goal. But … Continue reading

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Last-minute homework, first mistake | James

It’s 10:00 pm. Your clear the clutter off your desk and boot up your computer. You stock the fridge with several cans of your favourite caffeinated soft drink. With longing, you throw a quick glance at your pillow. Regrettably, there … Continue reading

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Politics on Campus | James

I just voted in a campus referendum! Democracy can be exciting, and it’s great to participate in it right here on campus. Occasionally the Students’ Union proposes a new initiative that has to go to the student body for a … Continue reading

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What I Wish I’d Known in First Year: Course Selection! | James

Last week, the University of Lethbridge revealed the Spring 2012 timetable! While your turn to register may still be a few weeks down the road, it’s always a good idea to plan early. But while you’re perusing your options, there … Continue reading

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Get outta town! Public travel options for Lethbridge students | James

With the Thanksgiving weekend fast approaching, many of you will be going out of town for the first time since coming to university. For those of you without your own car, you will likely have to turn to public transportation. … Continue reading

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Money Tips for Students | James

For many of you, your first year at university is the first time you really have to manage your own money in any significant fashion. Before this you were likely still living under your parents’ roof, enjoying the shelter they … Continue reading

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