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Volunteer as a graduate peer helper


Volunteer as a graduate peer helper

Are you at least two years into your graduate program? Would you like to give other graduate students the benefit of your graduate school experience? If so, consider volunteering as a graduate peer helper. Along with earning a credit on your co-curricular record, as a graduate peer helper you’ll have the opportunity to develop your leadership and communication skills. 

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Top 3 tips to make sense of your university journey

SSC Blog: Student to Student

At the beginning, I thought my university path would be a straight line. Start my program, take the classes, reach the finish. 

Read more about making sense of your university journey 

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How to work when you don’t want to

SSC Blog: Motivation 101

Motivation is a hot topic among post-secondary students. I have heard many students say things like, “I know what I need to do, but I just cannot motivate myself to do it!” 

Read more about how to work when you don't want to


WRAP UP - Preparing you for end-of-term success!

The Student Success Centre, Libraries and Cultural Resources, and the Student Wellness Services have partnered to run a program called W2RAP UP from Nov. 26 – 28, 2019.

Learn more about W2RAP UP


Want to build your English language skills while making new friends?

The Student Success Centre runs weekly international student conversation groups. Enjoy a short video or news clip and then participate in a friendly and interesting discussion facilitated by the SSC international program tutors.

Learn more about programs for international students