Student Life

BLUExperience and Personal Leadership Journey

BLUExperience and Personal Leadership Journey

On Friday, 29th January, 2016, I attended BLUExperience, a half-day leadership retreat hosted by the Department of Student Life. BLUExperience stands for Building Leadership in the University Experience. The theme of this year’s retreat is Take Action! The objective of…

Why Getting Involved will Change Your Life!

Why Getting Involved will Change Your Life!

Coming into university, many of us tend to get too caught up with the mentality that “only marks matter”. We come in day in and day out for our classes, then run home right away or to the library because…

Showcasing Leadership: Adam Kuhn

Showcasing Leadership: Adam Kuhn

Episode #3 of our Showcasing Leadership series features Adam Kuhn, Assistant Director at the Office of Student Life. Let us know what you think, connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

How to Have a Good School Year- A 5 Step Guide

How to Have a Good School Year- A 5 Step Guide

 Written by: Carrie Proctor   Well, it’s the second week back and you have been to all of your classes, bought all of your books (hopefully?), and begun stressing about your first assignment. School has officially started! At this point…

The Campus is ALIVE!

The Campus is ALIVE!

                Welcome back new comers, old timers, and returning scholars! Oh the campus is bustling and students across the city are being bombarded with random information and academic demands! It’s a beautiful time…

To boldly go…

There’s a vastness to the University of Toronto that’s hard to comprehend until you’ve actually visited here. Buildings upon buildings upon buildings sprawling out across three campuses populated by tens of thousands of people from every corner of the planet….