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Sarah Rae

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Living with roommates 101

Posted by Sarah Rae on October 24, 2017 at 9:39 AM

Well folks, we’ve made it to October! I hope the first month of school has treated you well and you’ve finally gotten back into the swing of things. For this blog post, I will be writing about a topic that isn’t necessarily focused on school directly, but still may be a huge part of your experience here at university—roommates! Here’s a few tips and tricks on how to get the best experience out of living with roommates!

Roommates can potentially be friends or sometimes people that you may not even know at the start. Either way, having roommates can be one of the best experiences of your university career or, well… possibly the worst. So, without further ado, here are some tips and tricks that will make your experience with roommates a pleasant one!

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9 tips for surviving your first year at UOIT

Posted by Sarah Rae on September 14, 2017 at 10:19 AM

I remember my first day of university like it was yesterday. I was very anxious about the change and was worried about how I was going to fit in and find my own way. While university can be quite the change from our past high school experiences, it can also be a very exciting time in our lives. The start of university is when we can begin to branch off on our own and become our authentic selves. Looking back at my first year here at UOIT, these are a few tips that I would consider helpful for incoming students:

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