Under the Arch

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Four relaxing campus green spaces you might've missed

It looks like spring is finally here and snow may be a thing of the past (for the moment, at least).

Now that you can finally our campus grounds in all their green glory, are you looking for a place to lie back and watch the clouds go? Here are a few quiet, lesser-known outdoor spots on main campus where you can do just that. 

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Diagnosis sparks chance to thrive in university

Diagnosis sparks chance to thrive in university

Student says counsellors and peer support were crucial lifelines that helped turn his life around.

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Getting international work experience

Curious about working abroad? Here's what you should know before taking off. 

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How to work when you don't want to

It's tough to stay motivated at the end of the semester. Here are some things you can do to keep your eye on the prize.

Tips to get yourself back on track »

More stories

Looking for more info about what's happening under the arch? Check out our older stories. 

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Illegal interview questions

 Protect yourself in the job search — learn what information employers can’t ask of you

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Looking for additional sources of funding?

Scholarships, awards and bursaries are a great way to help pay for your post-secondary education.

Learn how to find more funding »




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Why choose grad school?

How continued learning can help your career.

Learn about earning advanced degrees »

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The truth about 'pay to pass'

What does ‘pay to pass’ mean and why does it matter to you?

Learn more about 'pay to pass' tutoring companies »