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Four tips to get the most from your lectures

Read four tips on how to get most out of your lectures.

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Academic Time travel

Ever wish you could go back in time and remind yourself to start studying? Science may not have unlocked the secret of time travel just yet, but there is a way to move smoothly through time and space this semester – it’s called Backwards Planning – and the best time to start is now.

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Everyone needs to ask for help sometimes

For many of us, asking for help can be a difficult step. Hear about the experiences of others and take a moment to reflect on your own help-seeking stories.

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Happy 2020!

Three study resolutions to start the year off strong

Want to enhance your study strategies this term? Try committing to these three resolutions.

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Coming to Terms with Term Papers

Have you ever experienced that roller-coaster feeling while writing a paper? The continuous up and down of satisfaction and dissatisfaction with your own writing that leaves you second guessing your choices?

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Student Studying

How to work when you don’t want to

SSC Blog: Motivation 101

Motivation is a hot topic among post-secondary students. I have heard many students say things like, “I know what I need to do, but I just cannot motivate myself to do it!” 

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