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2018-2019 Exec Recap

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 12:15 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Now that our 2018-2019 Feds Execs have completed their term and we've welcomed in the 2019-2020 Execs, we wanted to recap some of the achievements the previous Exec accomplished during their term.

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Spotlight: MATES

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Need someone to talk to? Mentor Assistance Through Education and Support, more popularly known as MATES, is your on-campus student peer-support counselling service.

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Ready - Set - Thrive!

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 09:15 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

You may have noticed a major increase in people wearing yellow shirts on campus today.

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Spotlight: Sanjay Bhaskar, UW MATES

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 14:15 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Meet Sanjay Bhaskar, a 4B Psychology and Social Development Studies student, coordinator for UW MATES (Mentor Assistance Through Education and Support), and Feds Coordinator Award recipient for...

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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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Give Yourself Credit: Maintaining Mental Wellness During Exam Season

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:30 | Written By: Riamarie Panachikal

Guest blog by Riamarie Panachikal, MATES Advocacy Director

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Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds: Body Appreciation Week

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 14:45 | Written By: Kristen Fajardo

Have you told your body lately that you love it? From July 9 to 13, join The Women’s Centre in celebrating and appreciating the bodies we live in with Body Appreciation Week.

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7 Tips to Maintain Your ‘Cool’ During Midterms

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 12:00 | Written By: Nicole Riddle

Hey Warriors! As we enter the final weeks of midterm season, your calendars and planners might start to look like that 1,000-word essay you just handed in last week, and that can be extremely overwhelming and stressful.

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New Initiative Focuses on Student Wellness

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 15:30 | Written By: Michelle Wong

With midterms in full swing and final examinations quickly approaching, Federation of Students has partnered up with Peer Health Education and Athletics and Recreation to introduce a new initiative focused on student health and wellness.