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4 Easy Steps to Start a Club

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:45 | Written By: Vivien Pham

If you’re looking for a way to get involved with your passions on campus, you are bound to find something that sparks your interest with over 200 clubs and societies underneath the Clubs Listing.

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What You Should Know on Co-op

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 14:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Whether this is your first co-op term or even your sixth at the University of Waterloo, it's important to be aware of your rights and the resources available while you're on a co-op term.

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Exam Advice from MATES

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 13:45 | Written By: Erin Kuepfer

It's exam season again, sending stress levels to at an all-time high for many of us. Fear not though, Warriors!

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Our Top 9 Exam Tips

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 12:30 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

April is rolling in, the weather is a lovely medley of periwinkle blue skies and cold winds, and the geese have started to mark their territory for nesting season.

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6 Housing Tips Students Need to Know

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:45 | Written By: Erin Kuepfer

Finding off-campus housing for the upcoming year can be stressful - there’s so much information to consider! Not sure where to begin?

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Reading Week

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 16:00 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

It’s hard to believe that reading week is here already! If you're planning for a productive reading week, here are some tips on how to make the most of this week to make sure you're ready to go for the remainder of the term.

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Simple Steps to Manage Stress

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11:45 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

Are you feeling stressed thinking about exams, co-ops and life? You're not alone - take it from someone who has been though it enough to know what you’re going through.

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Julie's Top 5 Study Tips

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 13:15 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Exam season [external link] is upon us, Warriors! Finishing up the last of final assignments and prepping for final exams can be challenging, so here are some tips and tricks.

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Michelle's Top 5 Ways to Get Ready for Fall Term

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:30 | Written By: Michelle Wong

Whether you're returning from a co-op term, coming back to campus after a restful summer, or joining the University of Waterloo community for the very first time, it can be difficult to get back into a school routine.

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Michelle's Top 10+1 Interesting Courses at UWaterloo

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:00 | Written By: Michelle Wong

The University of Waterloo offers hundreds of different courses spanning just about every field and interest. When it comes time to selecting courses, why not switch things up a bit and explore something new?