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I want to play a game, and yes there will be studying

Mar 30, 2015

Exams are coming, exams are coming! Sound the alarm! Brace yourselves! Yes, examinations are coming and they cause some really severe stress. But just like before, you can survive them and you can potentially do well in them. We all fear exams regardless because our livelihood depends on some decent… Continue Reading I want to play a game, and yes there will be studying

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Don’t stop learning, hold on to that feeling!

Mar 20, 2015

                 Excuse the title’s Journey reference. When we graduate, many of us suffer from the post-grad syndrome where we (I’m especially guilty of this) have this mindset that all learning stops, becomes irrelevant or is no longer necessary. The truth is, we’re wrong.… Continue Reading Don’t stop learning, hold on to that feeling!

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The Final Frontier

Mar 13, 2015

                  Finals are quickly approaching and graduation will be on the horizon soon enough as well. Now most students start stressing over final assignments, final exams and final grades (as you should especially if you need a mark boost). This leaves the… Continue Reading The Final Frontier

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The College Experience

Mar 06, 2015

                  Ah, College. When we were younger we saw College students as these free, party having, frat going, fun loving young adults. This is not entirely true of us however. With the acceptance letters going out as of late, I wanted to… Continue Reading The College Experience

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Why Team Experience

Feb 23, 2015

Closer to the end of the 2013/2014 school year, an email was sent out to all Durham College students currently enrolled in their respective programs. The email had brief details about a position opening up within the College that students had the opportunity to interview for. Not much was known,… Continue Reading Why Team Experience

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Travel tips

Feb 20, 2015

                Reading week is upon us and many or at least someone we know is going away on holidays to the US, Europe or some tropical destination. I for one am going to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico this reading week. It is my first… Continue Reading Travel tips

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Why IT?

Feb 09, 2015

                     For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a fascination with evolving technology; from computers to Walkmans & Discmans, to MP3 players and cell phones. I’ve had an affinity for technology and searching for ways to implement it… Continue Reading Why IT?

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Priorities and Balance

Jan 23, 2015

                     I am like many of you; a student with hopes, dreams and aspirations towards something better than minimum wage somewhere down the line. However; the road to obtain such dreams to make them reality requires sacrifice, hard work and learning… Continue Reading Priorities and Balance

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