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3 tips I would give my first-year self

SPOTLIGHT: Cosy's Diner

What you don't know about the Pokéstops on campus

Charley Ronick's Pub & Restaurant Food Review

UOIT Spotlight: Khalidah Abubaker & FSSH Practicum

Emily takes on #Converge2017 conference in Ottawa

Selecting A business major and minor that is right for you

Hunter's Open House training manual

What I would tell my first-year self: Natasha Kowalskj

UOIT style: what students are wearing around campus

What I would tell my first-year self: Shelly Kowalski

Three ways to get through your readings

UOIT Alumni Spotlight: Andrew Morari

Top 5 tips for applying to grad school

UOIT Spotlight: Student Accessibility Services & Note-taking

The waiting game: university admissions FAQs

Happy Holidays from UOIT Admissions and Recruitment... and Hunter

Justice Burger: justice is served!

5 ways to combat writer's block during finals

How to stay motivated at the end of the semester

How to find a supervisor for graduate school

UOIT Spotlight: Emily Rowsell

A world of difference: how I found my way to UOIT

UOIT Spotlight: Anne Coulby

Top 10 Instagram photos of the UOIT campus

University Expectations vs. Reality

UOIT Spotlight: Deborah Saucier, Provost

Why you should choose the Bachelor of Education Program at UOIT

Top 5 dessert spots in the Durham Region

Video of the week: The Periodic Table Song

Video of the week: AsapSCIENCE sings Science Wars

Video of the week: Mental Floss explains Emojis

UOIT Spotlight: President Tim McTiernan

4 places to take a break in downtown Oshawa

Top 5 Apps for Students

Five things you might not know about counselling at UOIT

Four great sushi spots near UOIT!

Introducing... Natasha Kowalskyj, Student Speak blogger

Three ways to navigate UOIT's downtown location

Introducing... Michael Cassar, Student Speak blogger

Introducing... Emily Rowsell, Student Speak blogger

6 things to expect on residence move-in day

7 myths about university debunked

5 ways to survive an 8 a.m. lecture

The difference between the Concurrent, Connected and Consecutive option

5 reasons to get involved at university

5 things you didn’t know about UOIT

The ABCs of University

5 things to do this summer in the Durham Region

What is the Technology-Enriched Learning Environment (TELE) program?

Living local – tips on staying involved as a commuter

Calling all writers/vloggers: Student Speak wants you!

Fighting the fear of public speaking for cancer research

Winner of the Oshawa Centre blog contest announced

UOIT Spotlight: UOIT Mental Health Student Advisory Committee

UOIT Spotlight Snapshot: Sara Stephen, blogger

To bring or not to bring?: What to pack when moving into Residence

Top 5 Poutine Spots in the Durham Region (Round Two!)

The truth about free tuition in Ontario

Hunter's road trip to welcome our incoming class

UOIT grads - where are they now?

What I would tell my first-year self

8 ways to de-stress during exam season

How my work abroad experience changed my life

An interview with Hunter the Ridgeback

Oshawa Centre expansion: why we’re excited and you should be too!

Rick Mercer at UOIT's FIRST Robotics competition

Top 5 websites for students

Admissions 2016 update

UOIT Dance Showcase

Ridgeback Rowers 10 years strong

UOIT Spotlight: Steven Luces

Five mistakes in your university papers that are costing you marks

UOIT Spotlight: Theeben Jegatheesan

Five Must-Read Books for March Break

Top 5 Burger Joints in Durham Region

5 reasons why you should get an arts degree

Learning about robots at the MARS Lab

Ridgebacks hockey teams succeed on and off the ice

UOIT Ridgeback makes the cut for cancer

UOIT Spotlight: Trent Wylie

Five Successful Women in Science

Top four breakfast spots near UOIT

What to research when choosing a country to work abroad in

Why should I be a part of the UOIT Ridgebacks?

UOIT Spotlight: Rubby Nwaluka

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Under $10

UOIT Spotlight: Amy Coady

14 words that have a different meaning for university students

5 inspiring TED talks for students

Smoke's Weinerie Review

UOIT Spotlight: Monica Aspra

Nine celebs with degrees you can get at UOIT

Five resolutions university students make for the new year

How to apply to Ontario universities

UOIT Spotlight: Amit Persaud

UOIT Bringing You the Fuel of the Future

Avanti Trattoria: A little slice of Italy within Downtown Oshawa

Five great videos for DIY Christmas gifts

Three defining experiences in Hong Kong

Do you have what it takes to run a nuclear reactor?

This month's Ridgebacks roundup

UOIT Spotlight: Camille Pinto

Six ways to embrace winter this year

Exploring December holidays

Five ways to help a family in need this holiday season

How the Ridgebacks give back

UOIT Spotlight: Erika Gilbert

Four Great Videos for Studying Tips and Tricks This Exam Season

Welcome to 15 Sports & Grill

Dorm on a Dime: Q&A With Interior Design Guru Michael Penney

Radiation Protection in Action

Ask Hunter: What can I expect from university homework?

Six ways Durham Region is expanding for the better

Ridgebacks Round-up: October 2015

Remembrance Day: Four Ways You Can Remember

Ask Hunter: Co-ops, internships and placement at UOIT

Becoming a Ridgeback 101

Top four burritos near UOIT!

Stunning parks and trails in your own backyard

UOIT Spotlight: Dr. Tanner Mirrlees

Going Global: The Ontario Global Edge program

Four Videos You Have to Watch for Quick DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

Ask Hunter: Visiting campus

Homecoming 2015

UOIT Spotlight snapshot: Andre Pinsonnault

Grammar lessons from The Big Bang Theory

Ask Hunter: residence or commuting?

Introducing... Hunter the Ridgeback, Student Speak Blogger

I Will Vote October 19

Five things you didn't know about engineers

Introducing... William Lee, Go Global blogger

Feeling Thankful?

How to narrow down your university choice

International Student Spotlight: Toritse Ikomi

Ridgebacks Round-up: September 2015

Behind the Scenes at the Pan Am Games

Introducing... Sara Stephen, UOIT Spotlight blogger

UOIT Snapshot: Emily Woodcox

Six Videos You Need to Watch for Quick and Healthy Recipe Ideas

Why Your Vote Counts

Introducing... Brittani Van Dusen, Local News and Culture blogger

October is all about the arts: 5 events you won't want to miss

Top Five Poutine Joints in Oshawa

Four UOIT academic services to help you succeed

Introducing... Ryan LePage, food blogger

UOIT Spotlight: Dr. Sharon Lauricella

A victory and defeat for UOIT at Campus Cup 2015

Introducing... Talisa Haskins, Student Speak Blogger

UOIT Orientation 101: Your Complete Survival Guide

Video of the week: Why Do You Forget Their Name?

Introducing... Shelly Kowalski, General Editor and Blogger

3 exciting Oshawa events to check out this September!

Introducing... Robynne Henry, Sports blogger

Introducing... Cristina Mazza, Innovation and Student Life blogger

Introducing... Maria Roussakis, Fun Facts blogger

Oshawa Food Review: Hollywood Cone

Science Q&A: UOIT sends a weather balloon into space

Local Oshawa Food Review: Traditions Family Restaurant

Student Speak wants you!

Class of 2019 Photo Contest Winners

Leave the pack behind: World No Tobacco Day

Local Oshawa Food Review: Thai Culture

Is your phone tough enough to withstand the ACE?

Local Oshawa Food Review: Bistro 238

This Isn't Good-Bye...This Is a BRB!

Climatic Zumba at the ACE

UOIT Class of 2019 Photo Contest

Local Food Review: Oshawa Yogurty's

Celebrating UOIT's Class of 2015 with Ellen and Frozen

Your Summer Bucket List

UOIT’s SIM Satellite: a Mini Nursing Lab

Moving Out- a How-to guide from a self-proclaimed Momma’s Girl

What to expect in residence

Local Cuisine Spotlight: aZian

5 Ways to Spend your First Summer Paycheck

Marketing at UOIT

Local Cuisine Spotlight: Wok Box

Blancride: Do you need a ride?

Can I use UOIT's Indigenous Student Services? (Hint: The answer is yes)

Student Speak recognizes a great academic

Carl Rogers: The man who thought well of you

5 Reasons To Choose and Love UOIT

Answering questions about UOIT's counselling and mental health service

Chillin’ with Cornelius and Scary Mary at UOIT’s Crime Scene House!

A great paper sent Sam Bates to Chicago

Bouncing Back from Reading Week

Drones in UOIT's ACE

Local Cuisine Spotlight: Kip's Flamin' Burgers

LANWAR at UOIT - Ontario’s Largest LAN Party!

Need a job? UOIT's Career Centre is here for you!

For all the foodies at UOIT: Visiting downtown restaurants

Top 5 Valentine's Day ideas

Commies unite!: Six celebrities with communication degrees

Local Cuisine Spotlight: Felicio's Cake Boutique

Need help? Call on UOIT's student resources

UOIT's past lives: Facts from a university's history

Local Cuisine Spotlight: Caribbean Wraps

Target, we hardly knew you

UOIT Life Hacks 101

Albert Einstein: The man who thought, part two

Winning - both on and off the ice

Blast from the past: UOIT and Durham College history

Offers of admission have begun!

Academic and professional benefits of undergraduate research at UOIT

Happy Holidays from the Admissions and Recruitment team!

UOIT research receives more well-deserved recognition

Happy Holidays VLOG

University applicants, take this advice!

Relax and Create at The LivingRoom Community Art Studio

Last-minute tips before applying to university

UOIT Automotive Centre of Excellence

Puppy play day 2014!

Local Cuisine Spotlight: South Village Dining Hall

The most important things you learn in a university lecture

UOIT graduate story: My degree opened up diverse opportunities

UOIT graduate story: Discovering a love for writing changed everything

November 28 - Weekly Gift Card Winner

UOIT graduate story: Research was my motivation - and got me first place!

UOIT graduate story: Empowered to lead

UOIT graduate story: Practicum paved the way to a great career

UOIT graduate story: Mentoring shaped my experience

UOIT graduate story: The value of experience


The Winter Blues: How to stay happy in cold weather

The top three FAQs about UOIT

Weekly Gift Card Winner - November 21

Blast from the past: Stuff Communication majors say

Wearable technology at UOIT's Decimal Lab

Local cuisine spotlight: Tutto Market Café

A day in the life of an FSSH student

November 14's Weekly Gift Card Winner

Six reasons to attend university visits

What's going on around town: Oshawa's November events

Weekly Gift Card Winner - November 7

GAMER Lab update: Tobii, Ruby Hamilton and eye tracking tech

Albert Einstein: The man who thought, part one

Gift Card Winner for October 31

UOIT school gym through the eyes of a student

Is it really worth it? The great spoiler debate

Social Science & Humanities students organize Wrongful Conviction Day

Weekly Gift Card Winner - October 24

The UOIT Gaming Lab


Four ways university homework is different from high school homework

Important tips from a Recruitment Officer

and our weekly gift card winner is...

Have a laugh with The Odd Couple at Oshawa Little Theatre

Local Cuisine Spotlight: Berry Hill Catering

Last week's gift card winner!

Jacques Derrida: The man who thought upside down

How to survive 8 a.m. classes

9 things you didn't know about financial aid

How UOIT's Open House changed Laetitia's mind

This week's gift card winner!

The UOIT Medical Lab

Oshawa welcomes visitors for Doors Open event

How Sarah became one of the Ridgebacks

Student life: A tantalizing taste of UOIT

How to choose a university without "pulling an Amber".

Local cuisine spotlight: Rainbow Family Restaurant

Alan Turing: The man who thought up computers

How to Write a Research-Based Blog Entry

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