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Emily Takes on #Converge2017 Conference in Ottawa

I was lucky enough to represent the University of Ontario Institute of Technology last month at the Converge 2017 conference presented by Universities Ontario. Before I get into the meat and potatoes of an experience I will never forget, let me sum up my adventure in a few words: inclusion, enlightenment, innovation, inspiration, and hope. (This… Continue reading Emily Takes on #Converge2017 Conference in Ottawa

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I Got the Lowest Mark I’ve Ever Gotten in My Undergrad – And I’m Actually Happy

To give you some context dear reader – my whole life I have held myself to these obscene standards. By no fault of my parents, friends, other family members or teachers, I’ve always had these high expectations of myself. In reality, I’m my biggest critic. I’ve always had to be near the top of my… Continue reading I Got the Lowest Mark I’ve Ever Gotten in My Undergrad – And I’m Actually Happy

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Blogmas – 4.5 Alternative Christmas Jingles When You’re Tired of the Traditional Tunes

Are you the type that adores the holiday season but are just getting a bit tired of the redundant renditions of “walking around the Christmas tree; and ‘last Christmas”? I know I’m beginning to get my fix and December hasn’t even hit yet!! In honour of the other amazing holiday tunes out there, I’m gonna… Continue reading Blogmas – 4.5 Alternative Christmas Jingles When You’re Tired of the Traditional Tunes