Under the Arch
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Staying healthy by making meaning
Finding meaning in life during the pandemic can be tough, especially when we’re still grappling with physical distancing and daily changes to restrictions, along with winter weather. Here are some experts’ suggestions on how to make meaning in a difficult time.
Studying and writing exams during the month of Ramadan
The timing of Ramadan varies each year, determined by the first sighting of the crescent moon. This year it’s expected to begin the evening of April 13, meaning that it’ll take place at the same time as winter final exams.
Neurodiversity support at UCalgary
Did you know Student Wellness Services’ (SWS) has a neurodiversity support advisor (NSA)? Learn about how our NSA supports neurodiverse students at UCalgary.
Accessing mental health support
We can all experience mental health and well-being issues, but major life changes – like the COVID-19 pandemic – can trigger more serious reactions. Talking to a mental health professional can help.
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Three things you don't know about compassion
Compassion is a term we use frequently, but what is it exactly and how can we use it in our everyday lives?
Online etiquette 101: Staying professional
Tips for learning on Zoom and maintaining academic integrity while studying online
Working with groups online
Here are some ideas that can help make it easier to navigate working with a group online.
Online etiquette 101: Getting organized
Tips for how to keep yourself organized while learning online.