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Project vs. Thesis: Choosing A Route For Your Academic Journey

This post is dedicated to all of those first year masters students who will come to that fork in the road at some point this year, when a decision must be made on which route to take on this academic

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Mind Your (Mental) Health

We are well into the fall term and so far you might have “hit the wall”, struggled through funding applications, adjusted to a new environment, received your first marks of the term, or even searched (or is still searching) for

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Settling In and Buckling Down

So how’s everyone doing so far? Seriously, how are you? Take a moment to think about your first few weeks of the new term. Alright, I’ll do it with you. Hmmm…great to see old friends…nice to meet some new students…Grad

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A Midsummer Night’s Scheme

If you read my last post you will remember that I wrote on getting out and about this summer, including clubs you can join and places you can go to get active. We are now in the heart of the summer

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Who we are and what we do: Atif Edition!

I’m an Epidemiologist. Contrary to popular belief, that doesn’t mean I’m a skin doctor. Epidemiology is a broad field that encompasses methods and techniques used to address health issues that affect populations. Or, put more eloquently “Epidemiology is the study

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Who we are and what we do: Megan

If I ever have to describe myself, I usually use the term “free spirit”. It is this part of my character that has brought me to live on four continents, seek adventure, and meet some incredible people along the way.

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Who we are and what we do: Shar’s take

I started to answer this question of ‘who we are and what we do’ by calling on some of the markers that I’ve been trained to think about through an education steeped in feminist thought, but then I thought of

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What a difference a (few) day(s) makes

hi all – Meredith here. I intended to post earlier in the week, but things have been a bit crazy lately! A couple of posts ago, I wrote about how I’d been contacted by the media to talk critically about

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Deadlines, deadlines…

hi again – Meredith here. I hope you’ve all had pleasant weekends. The weather here in Kingston was magnificent all weekend (and still is – I can hear kids playing in the splash park across the street as I write…I

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Community Living

hi all- Meredith here. I’ve been meaning to post since Thursday, but haven’t been near my computer for longer than a few minutes at a time. So, here goes. Happy weekend! It’s beautiful out so far this morning – warm

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