student leader

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Get Your Identity Capital!

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Get Your Identity Capital!

WRITTEN BY: Marta Switzer We build our identity capital by doing things like volunteering for a cause we are really passionate about, joining a niche club, taking a job in an exciting field, or traveling to a less trodden destination….

Sticky Situations: A Leader’s Perspective

WRITTEN BY: Daniel Oh, President – University of Toronto Sports and Business Association Throughout their terms almost all student leaders will encounter difficult situations when it comes to leading their teams. For some students, the process of dealing with these…

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

WRITTEN BY: Stanley Treivus, Outgoing Vice-President of UNSOC Photos By: Joanna Amores & Stanley Treivus Nearly three years ago, I, like many others, came to U of T not knowing what to expect. Being a first-year at the time and…

Peace by PEACE: Teaching Children, Teaching Myself

WRITTEN BY: Cindy Zhang, Fundraising Director, Peace by PEACE The educational system focuses on academic achievements as bench mark for being successful. However, we all know by now that in order to become a leader and a successful member of…

How to Build a Strong Team

WRITTEN BY: Aruba Ahmed, VP External, Muslim Students Association 2015-16 Being a student leader in the Muslim Students Association has brought many opportunities for learning and self development. The most profound experience, however, has been fostering growth through team empowerment…

Team Building over the Holidays

Every year on the Greek Student’s Association we aim to maintain at atmosphere of inclusivity and engagement for our incoming directors and executives. Although we have small events throughout the year where we can each get to know each other…