Weekly Featured Article

I’m Back! (And looking To Improve)!

Hello all!

Yes, it’s official – I’m back!  I flew in last thursday evening from Saskatoon, SK, and I was very excited to return home to Ontario and see my family, friends, and colleagues again. I must say however that it was pretty tough to say goodbye to all the new friends that I had made – and that’s also without mentioning how tough it was to say goodbye to the beautiful province that I called home throughout the month of May!

IMG_0804Regardless, I was still very excited – particularly, of course, to return to the community here at York University! So, as of this past Monday, I’m back here taking summer courses and working at SCLD. Continue reading

30 Day Blogging @ York U Challenge

DAY 1 >> 30 Day Blogging @ York U Challenge

Write your goals for the 2013-2014 Academic Year – this includes personal goals as well as academic goals

Well, I’ve got a lot – I’ll try and list as many as I can, and I might even add to them later! You may or may not identify with my goals, however either way, I am hoping that my list will get you thinking about your own goals.

What would YOU like to accomplish this year, both personally and at York U? Submit your own goals to The New York-er!

Here is my list so far:

  • Spend more time in the library
  • Bike/rollerblade to my Bus stop everyday
  • Spend more time in the gym
  • Find a new spot on campus each week
  • Increase my knowledge of York U
  • Travel
  • Be Smarter with my money
  • Manage my time better
  • Run a 5k
  • Bike to York at least once
  • Keep up my GPA
  • Practice better study habits
  • Take a course in summer school
  • Bake bread from scratch
  • Start a garden