Category: Grad School

+ Must-Have Online Platforms for Grad Students - image  on https://scholarculture.com

Must-Have Online Platforms for Grad Students

These two online platforms have been keeping me on my A game during the first month of my doctoral studies. They have saved me SO much time in researching and editing during my busy schedule.  Here are my two must-have grad school online platforms. And the best news is – they are FREE!

+ Must-Have Online Platforms for Grad Students - image  on https://scholarculture.com

How to Take Notes on Assigned Readings

In a typical graduate-level course, professors will assign 100+ pages a week, per course. That’s a lot of reading. Have you ever read an assigned reading and when it comes time for class, you don’t remember what you read or the point of it? You are not alone. This far into my academic career, I have learned how to navigate readings, record the important … Read More How to Take Notes on Assigned Readings

+ Must-Have Online Platforms for Grad Students - image  on https://scholarculture.com

Orientation, to go or not to go?

I try to be a positive person but I still have negative thoughts like any normal human. When I hear orientation day or orientation week, all I think is “I’m getting too old for this sh*t” As someone who has been a student at Western, UofC, as well as an employee at York University, I feel as though I have a good grasp on … Read More Orientation, to go or not to go?

+ Must-Have Online Platforms for Grad Students - image  on https://scholarculture.com

Need $ for grad school? OSAP 101

We can’t talk about grad school without talking about money. You may want to pursue grad school but how the heck will you pay for it? If you are from Ontario, you are in luck! For residents of Ontario, OSAP (Ontario Student Assistance Program) is a funding option for students no matter what school you attend in Canada.