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An Unofficial Guide to Leadership and Personal Development

An Unofficial Guide to Leadership and Personal Development

Perhaps one of the most valued and an essential trait in our modern world is leadership. Employers respect it, and it’s a quintessential means to build a personal community and image. I am only one person, and everyone’s experiences may…

Introversion Leadership

Introversion Leadership

When we think of a leader—a good leader—we usually imagine someone who is outspoken, outgoing and at times demanding. In other words, we associate a successful leader with having characteristics of an extrovert. This is a mistake. I will admit,…

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…

New Semester, the best time to get involved!!!

New Semester, the best time to get involved!!!

“I should get involved in something this semester and make my university life a better one!” After my first year in UTSC, I realized that my University life was nothing more than just going to classes and doing homework. I…

U of T Leaders – Meet John!

U of T Leaders – Meet John!

It’s February. It’s cold, windy and generally blah. That’s why when I heard about discovering JOY at U of T (follow #joyatuoft on Twitter), I immediately thought of John. John is the current Vice President of Campus Life for the…

Profiles in Leadership: Nadia Rosemond

Profiles in Leadership: Nadia Rosemond

Nadia Rosemond,  Student Life Coordinator & Leadership Development (Scarborough) Nadia is the sort of person you would go to talk about your problems: she would listen, give you a hug, and then point you in the right direction. That’s why…

Profiles in Leadership: Tajrean Kassam

Profiles in Leadership: Tajrean Kassam

Tajrean Kassam,  South Asian Alliance (Scarborough) Tajrean got her feet wet in her first year, when she walked into a general meeting wanting to learn more about the South Asian Alliance and walked out as an executive member. The third…