At last week’s initiative meeting, the members of Backrow Records – including myself – collectively decided that we were going to post weekly playlists showcasing each member’s individual taste in music. I’m not set to post mine until much later in the term, but being the overzealous one I immediately… Continue Reading Get To Know Me Through Music
Now that the winter break has come to an end and we’re all trying to slip back into school mode, I thought it relevant to give some tips on how to get – and stay – motivated after getting out of the school routine for a few weeks. I know… Continue Reading Tips for Staying Motivated
First things first – welcome back everyone!!!! I hope everyone had a great holiday break and for those of you who are January start students; welcome to DC! I’m late to the party this week, but I wanted to wait until I had a chance to go to all of… Continue Reading Happy Winter Semester!
I recently received an email from a graduate of the Law Clerk Program that went something like this: “I’m currently working at (company name) as an Admin Assistant in the Continuing Education department. I’m responsible for coordinating online courses, graduate certificate programs and various workshops. I don’t think the legal field is… Continue Reading The Truth About Higher Ed
First things first – happy New Years everyone! I hope you’ve all had a wonderful break so far. I’ve spent my Winter break celebrating the Holidays with my family and had a wonderful Christmas. Part of the perks of Durham College being so close to home is that I get… Continue Reading Hello 2016!
It seems like the perfect time of year to count my blessings. So here goes. This year, I am grateful for… The two most amazing grown children any mother could ask for. Alyssa is 20 years old now, and Jake is 19. Both live with chronic illness, but have not… Continue Reading This year, I am grateful for…
Keeping with the spirit of reflecting on this past semester, I thought I would share some little things that I learned along the way this fall. As an older student, this isn’t my first rodeo; but it never ceases to surprise me how you never really stop learning – and… Continue Reading Lessons Lately
Hi Guys! So if you read my last post, you’ll know that I’ve decided to do a little series on my favourite moments and experiences from the fall semester in celebration of it drawing to a close! As I mentioned in my last post, in this one I’ll be focusing… Continue Reading Fall Semester Favourites